NOTTING HILL CARNIVAL: Thousands expected on day 2

Hundreds of thousands of revellers are expected to head towards west London as the world-famous Notting Hill Carnival runs into its second day. The biggest street festival in Europe, which is held in August every year in the roads of London’s prestigious Notting Hill district, celebrates Caribbean culture, dance, food and music and draws in thousands of locals and tourists looking for the ultimate end-of-summer street party. Today the festival opened at 9:00 am BST with weather forecasters predicting clear skies and temperatures of 26 degrees Celsius, after a Bank Holiday weekend which saw milder conditions and a deluge in … Continue reading NOTTING HILL CARNIVAL: Thousands expected on day 2