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Our Committee

June Barnes

Chairperson and Finance Officer

June is the face of our organisation and has been nicknamed “Mrs Carnival”, having been involved with Frome Carnival for over 50 years. June’s roles are numerous – she chairs our committee, represents the committee at events and takes full charge of running our finances, including sourcing sponsorship.

Richard Joseph


Richard, or ‘Jos’ to his friends, is a key part of the committee and a long-term supporter of the Carnival. Jos is our vice-chairperson, a Wessex rep and he also takes charge of organising the Carnival Vendors.

Sharon Forrester


Sharon has been involved with Frome Carnival for many years and is our secretary: writing our agendas, minutes, letters and much more. She also helps organise our evening marshals.

Kevin Sivell

Procession Secretary

Kevin has been involved in both organising and participating in Carnivals for many years. As the Procession Secretary, Kevin has the key job of organising the entrants for both processions, liaising with local groups and bands and planning the actual processions.

Mandy Morgan

Judging Organiser, Ambassador Selection and Programmes

Another long-standing member of Frome Carnival Committee, Mandy has the job of organising our large panel of independent judges. She also plans our Ambassadors Selection and compiles the annual Carnival programme.

Sharon Scott

Ambassadors Chaperone

Sharon or ‘Shaz’, has been involved with Carnival for many years and acts as our Chaperone to our young Ambassadors, accompanying them on the various functions they’re invited to throughout the year.

Keith Berry

Afternoon Carnival Marshals and Trophy organiser

Keith, a long term member of the committee, organises the afternoon procession’s collectors and marshals, alongside taking care of the trophies. Keith is also our second Wessex rep.

Carolyn Clements

100 Club

A former Carnival Granny, Carolyn loves Carnival! She currently organises our 100 Club and helps out at our fundraising events.