2016

Title Latin Fantasy
Number 8
Exhibitor Parish of Grouville
Class 12
Description Mambo, tango, rumba, with carnival music, look and colour
Sponsors Chef Tenants de la Fiefe de la Reine de Grouville (Chef Tenants), Pentagon, Logicalis, Plants Direct and Easenmyne together with the kind donations from the Parishioners of Grouville
Designer Nick Parlett and Lucy Baker
Building at Le Cater
Title Out of the Toy Box
Number 9
Exhibitor Parish of Grouville Juniors
Class 8
Description A float inspired by the Disney Pixar film ‘Toy Story’
Sponsors Pentagon, Chef Tenants, Logicalis, Plants Direct, Easenmyne and donations from the Parishioners of Grouville
Designer Sophie Cubbage and Charlotte Bliss
Title Potter Time
Number 19
Exhibitor Adrian & Friends Juniors
Class 8
Description The float is based on Harry Potter to fit in with our senior float, Spellbound.  It is based around a clock tower as we have used time and magic as a connecting theme
Sponsors
Designer Amanda and John Bainbridge
Title Spellbound
Number 18
Exhibitor Adrian & Friends
Class 10
Description The float is based on the Harry Potter series of books and films.  Hogwarts Castle provides the backdrop for various memorable scenes and characters
Sponsors
Designer Group Design
Title Alice in Wonderland
Number 3
Exhibitor St Helier Battle of Flowers Association
Class 2
Description St Helier’s interpretation of Alice’s adventures in Wonderland – past, present and future.
Sponsors Parish of St Helier, Pentagon, C & J Carpenters & Builders.
Designer Angela Crowcroft and Zach Marett
Title A La Kazaam
Number 14
Exhibitor Parish of St Saviour’s Senior
Class 12
Description The float is based on the Disney film Aladdin, complete with genie, lamp, palace, magic carpet, monkeys, a camel and dancing girls.
Sponsors Parish of St Saviour
Designer Sharon Ellis
Title Up Up and Away
Number 15
Exhibitor Parish of St Saviour’s Juniors
Class 6
Description The float is based on the story of an old man’s adventure. His house in all its colourful glory is situated at the back of the float.  Coming out of the chimney are loads of balloons all as colourful as the house.  At the front is a crazy bird called Kevin, also a multicoloured point of interest. There is a squirrel teasing the dogs, and the story would not be complete without Carl, his wife Ellie and the cheeky little boy called Russell who helps the old man live his dream!
Sponsors Parish of St Saviour’s
Designer Abigail Ellis
Title Magic of India
Number 27
Exhibitor Parish of St Peter
Class 12
Description Based on a joyous traditional Indian festival procession, with lots of colourful costumes, authentic Indian designed, décor and Indian music.  The float will be led by a bevy of young Indian dancers at the front and a group of more sedate Indian ladies all in colourful costumes.  The float is headed by a large statue based on the image of the revered Indian God ‘Shiva’ it also features many beautiful hare-tailed pieces.
Sponsors Parish of St Peter
Designer Doreen Schofield-Fost
Title Ooh La La
Number 25
Exhibitor Bidan Family & Friends
Class 10
Description A mixture of Venetian and masquerade parade styles
Sponsors
Designer The late Mary Bidan (nee Vibert)
Title Le Petit Mardi
Number 26
Exhibitor Bidan Family & Friends Juniors
Class 8
Description A mixture of Venetian and masquerade parade styles
Sponsors
Designer Murray Le Masurier
Title Tiki Hut
Number 20
Exhibitor Parish of St Lawrence
Class 12
Description A fun, colourful, lively float with a Tiki bar on the front, large colourful pieces of fruit, battle members playing large drums on either side, volcano on back and 3 Tiki statues
Sponsors Tiki Hut, Wharf Street
Designer Peter Blake
Title Tiki Ahoy
Number 21
Exhibitor Parish of St Lawrence Juniors
Class 9
Description 2 dug out boats full of our junior members paddling their way to Tiki Island.  A turtle and her babies on the front of th e float, a surfing cool dude, octupus and puffer fish
Sponsors Tiki Hut, Wharf Street
Designer Peter Blake
Title Magic Carpet Ride
Number 28
Exhibitor Parish of St Peter Juniors
Class 8
Description The magical carpet flies over the Sultan’s palace carrying Princess Jasmin and Aladdin while the Genie stands guard
Sponsors Parish of St Peter
Designer Stephanie Jones, Hannah Le Tarouilly and Tyler McGlinchey
Title Mardi Gras
Number 12
Exhibitor St Brelade Battle of Flowers
Class 12
Description Mardi Gras Inspired by the carnivals of Rio.  Mardi Gras depicts the spectacular vibrance and colour of carnival, featuring Mardi Gras style masks, majestic candelabras, exotic flowers and sequin clad party revellers, a band of dancers will lead the way in transporting the audience to the true capital of carnival, Rio.
Sponsors St Brelade’s Parishioners
Designer Simon Thomas and Nigel Gates
Title Do Bop She Do
Number 4
Exhibitor Parish of St Martin
Class 12
Description The float is based on the animated film Tarzan.  The design tries to ecapsulate the feel and atmosphere of the jungle
Sponsors TBA
Designer Andrew Pallot and Michael Pallot
Title Go West
Number 22
Exhibitor Parish of St Clement
Class 12
Description The float depicts a bustling western town.  A stagecoach drawn by two horses is making a hasty retreat
Sponsors St Clement Parishioners
Designer Marcus Davies
Exhibitor Eastern Promise
Number 23
Exhibotor Friends of Galaad
Class 9
Description A taste of the East, incorproating flying carpets, temples, elephants, representing typical Eastern decoration.
Sponsors K.P.M.G.
Designer Angie Bisson
Title Bill and Ben and the Flower Pot Men Weeeeeeed
Number 6
Exhibitor Whiteside Family and Friends Juniors
Class 8
Description The design is based on the children’s cartoon series “Bill & Ben” a classic from years past that has recently been remade for the younger generation.  The float depicts the gardener riding on the tow bike with his gardening tools and pots.  The garden is surrounded in a picket fence with a background surrounding Bill and Ben’s pots.  There will be large flower in between the pots and a sunrise and rainbow behind them.  In addition there will be a wind vain with various plantpots angled up the post.  The float will be colourful and bright.
Sponsors Romerils, Germ Busters
Designer Anne Perchard
Title The Chosen Ones
Number 5
Exhibitor Whiteside Family and Friends
Class 10
Description The float is a medieval themed entry featuring the castle’s queen ahead of it leading the knights into battle with the enemy dragons.  The float itself depicts our lead knight riding into battle on his horse and the military trumpeters and drummers encouraging the army to march on.  On the bridge leading to the castle the princess is waving the troops off to war protected by her personal guard.
Sponsors Romerils, Germ Busters
Designer Paul Whiteside
Title Beach Party
Number 7
Exhibitor Jones Family and Friends
Class 8
Description There are surfboards at the back and a canoe rising a wave at the front.  There is a beach with a sandcastle, buckets and spades and a beach towel.
Sponsors Ultimate Business Systems
Designer Ryan Jones
Title Poultry in Motion
Number 1
Exhibitor Trinity Battle of Flowers
Class 12
Description A large mother hen is sitting in front of the hen house while the chicks are having fun and a fox looks on
Sponsors
Designer Richard Henwood
Title Going Cheep
Number 2
Exhibitor Trinity Battle of Flowers Juniors
Class
Description A mother hen is being followed by her chicks.  The hen is made of Pampas grass and the chicks harestails
Sponsors
Designer Richard Henwood
Title Kung Fu Panda
Number 16
Exhibitor Ollivro Family and Friends Seniors
Class 9
Description A Kung Fu master is prepared to train hard, move fast, be brave and above all be ready for anything …… This summer Ollivro family and friends brings you Kung Fu Panda.  Join Po as he trains his panda village for the battle of the summer
Sponsors Pizza Hut, 24/7 Storage
Designer A Team effort
Title Little Panda’s Gone Fishing
Number 17
Exhibitor Ollivro Family and Friends Juniors
Class 6
Description As the Kung Fu master trains his panda village for the battle of the summer the younger panda relax and chill out fishing in the lake
Sponsors Pizza Hut Jersey, 24/7 Self Storage, Camerons Builders
Designer A Team effort
Title Minion Madness
Number 24
Exhibitor Miss St Mary Rescue Society
Class 8
Description Having conquered St Mary the Minions are heading South. Will the Minions make good their escape with Miss St Mary?
Sponsors Tamba Park, The Parish of St Mary, Granite Products
Designer Chris Collins
Title Ghost Ship
Number 10
Exhibitor The Optimists Club
Class 11
Description A fully rigged ghostly pirate ship, swaying from side to side with cannons firing.  Hauled by shostly ship’s crew ready for ‘Battle!’.
Sponsors Insurance Corporation of the Channel Islands
Designer Steve Bouchard
Title The Little Mermaid
Number 8
Exhibitor The Optimists Club Juniors
Class 11
Description Aerial sat in shell with her friends.
Sponsors Pentagon
Designer Holly Hope Perrier age 4 1/2 with her mummy.
Title Miss Jersey Battle of Flowers
Number Lead Float
Exhibitor Battle of Flowers Association
Class Non Competitive
Description Miss Battle Float carrying Miss Battle, Mr Battle, Miss Junior and Miss Battle’s consort.
Designer Jean Roche and team.