However Varnival Trust's Chief Executive, Claire Holder says the trust "never asked for the money"...
Notting Hill Carnival Trust chief executive Claire Holder said: "I do think the problems we are having now are inextricably linked to the congestion which happens long the route.
Claire Holder, the event's chief executive, has publicly criticised the town hall for "deliberately misrepresenting" the carnival trust.
reacted after councillors warned of a public safety threat should the carnival be moved to Hyde Park.
was only suggesting a review of the current route following overcrowding concerns and the violence that left two dead last year.
"We're not planning any activity in the park.