He was rushed to hospital after emergency services were called to Wornington Road in Kensington and Chelsea, west London, at 4.25pm. We are loving the free spirit of everyone and we have all been dancing.
Superintendent Robyn Williams said: 'This weekend is the highlight of the year, not only for the Caribbean community, but also for many visitors from London and the rest of the country.
"The festival is such a vibrant and unique London event and we've made sure our stores near the parade have everything carnival-goers need, from rum cocktails to plantain crisps".
At least 60 bands will perform and 38 sound systems will be in place over the two-day event, which continues over the bank holiday.
This year's is the 50th anniversary event, with today being Children's Day and Monday being the traditional Grand Finale.
This year the Met also has an extra tool in its possession to identify and arrest troublemakers, with a trial of a facial recognition system which can assist in identifying wanted offenders.
The parade was, as ever, the highlight of what was an overcast and at times wet and miserable day, meaning umbrellas were nearly as common a sight as flamboyant costumes.
The Carnival, celebrating Caribbean culture in London, was first held in the 1960s and now attracts visitors from all over the world.
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Although the arrests were mostly for drugs-related offences, officers have also taken six firearms and 50 rounds of ammunition, as well as a number of knives and machetes from the streets.