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Sam Hooper Cup

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Inscribed: – Bridgwater Carnival Committee 1931 The Sam Hooper Cup presented by Mrs E. Hooper.

Awarded for: – Concert – 1st position – Gang or Feature – 2nd to the White Hart Cup.

List of Winners:
1931 Whoopee Makers Green Dragon, Bridgwater
1932 Costers in Carnival Lions Club, Bridgwater
1933 Boys of the Old Brigade Devonshire Arms, Bridgwater
1934 St Moritz Ski-ers Territorial Club, Bridgwater
1935= Romany Rye and his Zigeuners Bridgwater Carnival Club, Bridgwater
1935= Revels of Old Seville Hope Inn, Bridgwater
1936 Spanish Televisors Steam Packet, Bridgwater
1937 Gentlemen of Old England Cardiff Arms Club, Bridgwater
1938 Harmonica Minstrels Cardiff Arms Club, Bridgwater

No Concerts took place during the War years 1939 – 1945

1946 Monastry Garden Crown Inn, Bridgwater
1947 Sussex Gunners Greinton Club, Bridgwater
1948 Persian Slave Market Rhode Lane Soc. Club, Bridgwater
1949 Pages of Rhythm Gremlins C.C., Bridgwater
1950 Thousand and One Nights Town Council C.C., Bridgwater
1951 British Cavalcade Golden Lion C.C., Bridgwater
1952 Corny Country Cousins Vagabonds C.C., Bridgwater
1953 13th Somerset Light Infantry at Jellalabad 1842 British Flag C.C., Bridgwater
1954 Cavemen Vagabonds C.C., Bridgwater
1955 The Wooden Horse of Troy Cryptonians C.C., Bridgwater
1956 Nursery Fantasy Gremlins C.C., Bridgwater
1957 A Christmas Fantasy Roberts Bros. , Bridgwater
1958 Bustles and Boaters Roberts Bros. , Bridgwater
1959 Staleg 13 Vagabonds C.C., Bridgwater
1960 King Richard 1 and Saladin W & F Wills 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 My Lord Mayor Wills C.C., Bridgwater
1965 The Highwaymen Vagabonds C.C., Bridgwater
1966 Last Days of Pompeii Devonshire C.C., Bridgwater
1967 Hamlet – Prince of Denmark Devonshire C.C., Bridgwater
1968 Philadelphia Entertainers Vagabonds C.C., Bridgwater
1969 The First Christmas Wills C.C., Bridgwater
1970 Lolanthe Coates Fencing C.C., Bridgwater
1971= The Sword in the Stone Hinkley Point C.C., Bridgwater
1971= Death or Glory Boys 17th Lancers Wills C.C., Bridgwater
1972 Sacred Burial of Chief Sitting Bull Hinkley Point C.C., Bridgwater
1973= Worshippers of the Condor Wills C.C., Bridgwater
1973= The Desert Song Coates Fencing C.C., Bridgwater
1974 Pinocchio Hinkley Point C.C., Bridgwater
1975 The World of Hans Christian Anderson Gremlins C.C., Bridgwater
1976 The Sentinels of Saturn Town Council C.C., Bridgwater
1977 Fire Lords of the Pheonix Town Council C.C., Bridgwater
1978 MacBeth Town Council C.C., Bridgwater
1979 A Day at the Grand Hotel Y.M.C.A. C.C., Bridgwater
1980 The Four Crowned Williams of England Town Council C.C., Bridgwater
1981 Wedgewood Town Council C.C., Bridgwater
1982 Signs of the Zoziac (The Birth of Astrology) Town Council C.C., Bridgwater
1983 The Battle of Blenheim Bohemians C.C., Bridgwater
1984 Spartacus Centurion C.C., Bridgwater
1985 Kabuki Wills C.C., Bridgwater
1986 Kublai Khan Bohemians C.C., Bridgwater
1987 Phantom of the Opera Wills C.C., Bridgwater
1988 The Mikado Pariah C.C., Bridgwater
1989 Laughter Parade Vagabonds C.C., Bridgwater
1990 Rio Masquerade Ramblers C.C., Bridgwater
1991 Espana Vagabonds C.C., Bridgwater
1992 Lore Circle of the Magnakai Wills C.C., Bridgwater
1993 Skullduggery Marketeers C.C., Bridgwater
1994 Toys n Dolls Wills C.C., Bridgwater
1995 Fairtime 1920’s Style Pariah C.C., Bridgwater
1996 Theatreland Ramblers C.C., Bridgwater
1997 Comic Strip Wills 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 The Wizard of Oz Wills C.C., Bridgwater
2002 Moulin Rouge Wills C.C., Bridgwater
2003 Les Miserables Wills C.C., Bridgwater
2004 Ancient Egypt – Aegyptus Wills C.C., Bridgwater
2005 Halloween Wills C.C., Bridgwater
2006 The Vikings – A Rock Opera Wills C.C., Bridgwater
2007 The Kraken Awakes Wills C.C., Bridgwater
2008 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791) Wills C.C., Bridgwater
2009 The Merchant Of Venice Wills C.C., Bridgwater
2010 The Intergalactic Circus Wills C.C., Bridgwater
2011 The Wacky Racers Wills C.C., Bridgwater
2012 Mrs Lovett’s Pie Emporium Wills C.C., Bridgwater
2013 #Priscilla Wills C.C., Bridgwater
2014 Dr Suess The Suessical 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 The American Civil War Wills C.C., Bridgwater
2019 The Wreckers of Moonfleet Wills C.C., Bridgwater