Leigh Diamond Jubilee Celebrations Programme for Jubilee Weekend
**Urgent request for Gazebos and Marquees**
The Jubilee Weekend is finally upon us, and
in true British
style, events will go ahead whatever the weather. As it does look
as if it will be wet, if anyone has a marquee or gazebo they could
lend, please can you come down Saturday morning to the Church field or
give Judy Bartley a ring on 01306 611472.
Saturday 2nd June
Jubilee Cricket Match at Recreation Ground starting at 2pm
Come and watch the game and have a drink or a cup of Tea
Sunday 3rd June
The Church will be decorated with flowers by different organisation in the Village
10 am Jubilee Thanksgiving Service at the Church of St Bartholomew Leigh
11am Church Bells Peal
12 noon Great British Lunch on the Green
Please remember to bring your own picnics as
only the pig roast (and some bread rolls) are being provided.
Also rugs and chairs, seating, tables depending how comfortable you
want to be!
12.15 Short Blessing by The Vicar for Queen and Leigh Village Community
12.30 Fancy Dress and Decorated Bicycle Competition
Judged by John & Christine Pharo -Tomlin
1.00 pm Great British Lunch, Hog Roast will be served and children’s entertainment will start
2.00 pm Children’s races
3.00 pm Tug of War
4.00 pm Music & Dancing
6.00 pm The Plough Public House takes over the Celebrations with live Music and B B Q
Monday 4th June
Shirley McGill, Master of the Society of Royal Cumberland Youths, has
organised a ringing band of Cumberland members who regularly ring in
Surrey. They will attempt to ring a full peal (5040 changes taking
nearly 3 hours) starting at 2.30 pm on Monday 4th June at Leigh Church.
The SRCY, as they are known in London, have their headquarters at St
Martin in the Fields in Trafalgar Square but have members from all over
the world. They have been in existence since 1747 and continually
strive towards top quality ringing.
Recommendations for the 3rd June
The celebrations will go ahead whatever the weather!
30th June 1950s Cocktail Party at Leigh Place 6pm to 9pm
1950s Dress 18+ years, £10 per ticket
Tickets on Sale on Sunday 3rd June or from firstname.lastname@example.org
If you would like to help please ring Judy Bartley on 611472 (email@example.com) or June Gautrey on 611279
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