Rhayader Carnival Queen 2018/19 iS Eilir Thomas.
Eilir was crowned at Rhayader Carnival 2018 and will be out and about Carnival week, before leading the parade on July 20th and handing the Crown over to Ellie Hughes who will become Carnival Queen 2019/20.
My name is Eilir Thomas, I am 16 years old and currently studying at Llanidloes 6th Form.I enjoy reading and writing and I am a young leader in the local Rainbow Guides Group. I am also a keen active member of Rhayader Players.I live in Rhayader and our family community is very important to me, this is why being 2018 Queen makes me so proud and I am excited to be representing the town.
The Rhayader carnival queen elect for 2019 is sixteen year old Ellie Hughes of Glangwy, Cwmdauddwr. Ellie is a student at the Llandrindod Wells campus of Ysgol Calon Cymru and plays hockey for the Radnor Ladies team. She is also a member of Rhayader Young Farmers Club. The Queen and her attendants were chosen using Facebook whilst the flower girls and page boy were selected at a junior disco put on at Rhayader Primary school.