SLIDESHOW: Northampton Carnival goers have fun despite the rain

Hundreds of people proved you don’t need the sun to shine to enjoy the parade today when Northampton Carnival went through the town.

Children and adults from schools, churches, clubs and community groups got dressed up and took part in the procession despite steady rain throughout the day.

Northampton Carnival 2015

Northampton Carnival 2015

The procession set off from Abington Park and made its way through town attracting onlookers who braved the weather and turned out to cheer them on.