Queen's Diamond Jubilee Celebrations

Plans for a day of festivities and fun in Buriton on Sunday 3rd June have been revealed in the Parish Magazine. And bookings are needed for the Street Party by 1st May so that the organisers know how many tables and chairs to obtain.

Please fill in the Booking Form in the Parish Magazine by 1st May and return it to any of the people below: 

Doug Jones (17 Bones Lane), Wendy Shone (24 Heatherfield), Terry Swan (3 Wylds Lane, Weston) or Karen White (3 Glebe Road).

Activities for the day include:

10am: Church service at St. Mary’s

11am: assemble outside the church for a big photograph of parishioners. Please come along to ensure we capture a great image of our community in 2012

11.30-1pm: displays of school facilities and children’s work in Buriton Primary School

1.30-2.30pm: fancy dress ‘Royal Carriage’ wheelbarrow races along Sumner Road. Decorate your barrow in any Royal way and try to win a prize – or just come along to watch and cheer!

3-5pm: street party along the High Street. Burger & bun provided but feel free to bring your own Royal Banquet as well. Fancy dress competition (any Royal theme) for all ages. Entertainment to include music from the Liss Band. Please complete and return the booking form by 1st May

6pm: Songs of Praise in St. Mary’s Church

7.30-11pm: evening event in the Manor Barn with live music from every decade of the Queen’s reign. Places will be limited to 120 to ensure adequate room for dancing.  Tickets are now SOLD OUT. Limited supplies of souvenir bottles of a special 'Buriton Jubilee Ale' will be available.  Click here for details: http://www.buriton.info/news/buriton_events/tickets_now_sale_buritons_jubilee_evening_event