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Light the Fire for Jubilee Celebrations!

by | May 28, 2022 | CCRG, Community, News

Coddenham Jubilee Logo 1952 - 2022

After a successful CLEAN FOR THE QUEEN (thank you those who supported), along with the rest of the Country we light the Jubilee Beacon at 9.45pm on Thursday 2nd June at St Mary’s Church,

Please join us for refreshments from 9.30pm , there will be short fanfare before the Beacon is lit, followed by a Peal of Bells. The Country Club will remain open afterwards and we are grateful to sponsors the Day Foundation and Gardemau Trusts, plus volunteers, Bell Ringers and Ian Burton, for supporting the event.

Thereafter; 
5th June,  The Big Lunch sponsored by the Day Foundation and Mid Suffolk District Council from;
12 noon –  The Co Op Band
12.30pm – Banana Ukuleles Band
1.00pm – The Co Op Band
1.30pm – Banana Ukuleles Band
2.00 pm – Ten Village Band
2.30 pm – Commemorative Tree planting
3.00pm – Ten Village Band
4.00/4.30pm – Short Service of Thanksgiving

Bar open, Earl Soham draft ales, wines, bottled beers, Pimms, soft drinks.

Craft stall and other fun including an Exhibition by the Coddenham History Club in Haysel House, -The Way We Were” – The coronation of Elizabeth II in 1953 and celebrations back in time in photographs and memorabilia.

You are welcome to BYO picnic, but please support the event. Tickets are free for residential children, adults and guests, a donation is requested. Available from the Community Shop, until Wednesday 1st June or until stocks run out. There will be no additional tickets on the Day. Don’t forget to Enter the Jubilee Photograph Competition and Bring out Your Bunting!

Those who have booked their commemorative mug for residential children under 12, may collect from the Coddenham Community Shop from the 3rd June. This is a limited edition porcelain mug. A number of ceramic commemorative mugs will be available on sale from the 6th June.

The celebrations in Coddenham are a collaboration led by the Coddenham Community Response Group, which includes the Coddenham Community Shop, The Coddenham Centre,the Coddenham Country Club,  the Day Foundation, the Gardemau Trusts, the Coddenham History Club, St Mary’s Church & Coddenham Parish Council. We are grateful to all our sponsors, the Day Foundation, Mid-Suffolk District Council, the Gardemau Trusts and Bickers Action plus our many volunteers and participants.

We suggest you bring picnic chairs or blankets if you can on the Sunday, as seating is limited. Don’t forget sunscreen or umbrellas as required!

Click on the poster here for information or print and display in your window!

Queen Elizabeth 2 Platinum Jubilee Logo - for featured image

 

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