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Bryer Cup

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Inscribed: – The Bryer Cup. 1932 Presented to the Bridgwater Carnival Committee by Messrs. C. Bryer & Son.

Awarded for: – Procession – Gang or Feature 1st position, runner up to the Ker Cup.

One of our oldest cups which was first awarded in 1932 presented by the Building firm C. Bryer & Son.

List of Winners:
1932 Brighter Arctic Aviators Compass Inn, Bridgwater
1933 Irish Sweep Railway Club, Bridgwater
1934 Tyrolese Foresters Wilkinson & Leng, Bridgwater
1935 The Brighter Army Railway Club, Bridgwater
1936 Boys of the Bar Twenty Ranch Green Dragon Club, Bridgwater
1937 Yoshi Hisu of Japan (and Imperial Court) West End Club, Bridgwater
1938 Jockeys Hope Inn C.C., Bridgwater

No Carnivals took place during the War years 1939 – 1945

1946 Monastery Garden Crown Inn C.C., Bridgwater
1947 The Miners Return Vagabonds C.C., Bridgwater
1948 Henry Morgan and his Buccaneers Lime Kiln C.C., Bridgwater
1949 Stepsons of France Lime Kiln C.C., Bridgwater
1950 Thousand and One Nights Town Council C.C., Bridgwater
1951 Philadelphia Mummers Starkey Knight & Ford, Bridgwater
1952 The Greatest Show in Town Lime Kiln C.C., Bridgwater
1953 Chief Bongo and his Savages Vagabonds C.C., Bridgwater
1954 State Uniforms of India Hardy Spicer C.C., Bridgwater
1955 Marco Polo British Flag C.C., Bridgwater
1956 Meatless Tyrants Vagabonds C.C., Bridgwater
1957 For Whom the Bell Tolls Lime Kiln C.C., Bridgwater
1958 The Witch Doctors Lime Kiln C.C., Bridgwater
1959 Revellers of Bimbombey Revellers C.C., Bridgwater
1960 Lorna Doone Devonshire C.C., Bridgwater
1961 Scene from Faust W&F Wills C.C., Bridgwater
1962 Roman Scandals Lime Kiln C.C., Bridgwater
1963 Princess Turandot Wills C.C., Bridgwater
1964 Mr Lord Mayor Wills C.C., Bridgwater
1965 Highwaymens Ambush Vagabonds C.C., Bridgwater
1966 Murder of Thomas Beckett 1170 Wills C.C., Bridgwater
1967 The Sons of Henry Morgan Lime Kiln C.C., Bridgwater
1968 The Kingdom of the Lost World British Flag C.C., Bridgwater
1969 Golliwog Time in Golliwog Town Vagabonds C.C., Bridgwater
1970 Minstrel Magic Ramblers C.C., Bridgwater
1971 Death or Glory Boys 17th Lancers Wills C.C., Bridgwater
1972 Showband Ramblers C.C., Bridgwater
1973 Bulldog Breed Marketeers C.C., Bridgwater
1974 Egyptian Splendour Town Council Employees C.C., Bridgwater
1975 The World of Hans Christian Anderson Gremlins C.C., Bridgwater
1976 The Music Men Lime Kiln C.C., Bridgwater
1977 Ragtime Rhythm Vagabonds C.C., Bridgwater
1978 Galactic Guardians Gremlins C.C., Bridgwater
1979 Y Viva Espana Vagabonds C.C., Bridgwater
1980 The Old Brigade on Parade Marketeers C.C., Bridgwater
1981 Robot Sky Bus Ramblers C.C., Bridgwater
1982 Signs of the Zodiac Council C.C., Bridgwater
1983 Circus Comes to Town Gremlins C.C., Bridgwater
1984 Tribute to Walt Disney Bohemian C.C., Bridgwater
1985 A Midsummer Night Dream Bohemian C.C., Bridgwater
1986 Caribbean Showtime Ramblers C.C., Bridgwater
1987 Oriental Magic Ramblers C.C., Bridgwater
1988 Circus on Parade Ramblers C.C., Bridgwater
1989 Black Magic Ramblers C.C., Bridgwater
1990 A Pirates Life British Flag C.C., Bridgwater
1991 The Story of Chess Wills C.C., Bridgwater
1992 Minstrel Melody Gremlins C.C., Bridgwater
1993 Morning of the Dragon Gremlins C.C., Bridgwater
1994 Toys n Dolls Wills C.C., Bridgwater
1995 Silverball Mania Wills C.C., Bridgwater
1996 Twilight Caf Wills C.C., Bridgwater
1997 Wanted Dead or Alive Griffens C.C., Bridgwater
1998 Beauty and the Beast Wills C.C., Bridgwater
1999 Sun Nee Fie Lo Wills C.C., Bridgwater
2000 You’ve never seen anything like it! Wills C.C., Bridgwater
2001 Follow the Yellow Brick Road Wills C.C., Bridgwater
2002 Moulin Rouge Wills C.C., Bridgwater
2003 Les Miserables Wills C.C., Bridgwater
2004 Aegyptus Wills C.C., Bridgwater
2005 Halloween Wills C.C., Bridgwater
2006 Vahalla Rock Wills C.C., Bridgwater
2007 The Kraken Awakes Wills C.C., Bridgwater
2008 Amadeus Wills C.C., Bridgwater
2009 Venezia Wills C.C., Bridgwater
2010 Galactic Circus Wills C.C., Bridgwater
2011 Wackee Races Wills C.C., Bridgwater
2012 Mrs Lovetts Meat Pies Wills C.C., Bridgwater
2013 #Priscilla Wills C.C., Bridgwater
2014 Merry Grinchmas Wills C.C., Bridgwater
2015 The Secret Creed Wills C.C., Bridgwater
2016 Capture of the Iron Horse Wills C.C., Bridgwater
2017 Tempus Fugit Wills C.C., Bridgwater
2018 Gettysburg Wills C.C., Bridgwater
2019 Smugglers Cove Wills C.C., Bridgwater