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'It's very flamboyant': partygoers revel in Notting Hill carnival

4 monthes ago   |   By The Guardian

A million people expected in west London on hottest late August bank holiday on record “Find someone to dance with!” shouted an MC sat on top of a soundsystem being driven up the Notting Hill Carnival parade route. “Do something crazy!” Hundreds of people wearing bright yellow T-shirts splattered with paint screamed and danced up Ladbroke Grove in west London behind a convoy of trucks carrying speaker stacks , as the first day of the Europe's biggest street party got under way.
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