QUEENS PLATINUM JUBILEE 2022
Thursday 2nd June
Beetle Drive 7pm start at the Village Hall
Friday 3rd June
Treasure Hunt 10.30am at the Village Hall,
Hoy Bingo 2pm start at the Village Hall,
Comedy Night (ticket only).
Saturday 4th June
Cream teas 10am to 1pm
Magician 10am to 12.30pm
Pudding ‘bake off’ competition, judging 10.30am
Disco 6.30pm to 11.30pm Village Hall
Morris dancing 1.30pm to 2.45pm
Garden games, 2pm to 4pm
Stalls 2pm to 4pm
The Crown BBQ
Hobby Horse racing free entry 4.30pm till 6.00pm
Sunday 5th June
Art Competition Judging (A4 Granborough Picture in Red/White/Blue) to display in the Church.
Street Party in Church Lane, midday to 4pm
Royal Fancy Dress best red, white & blue outfit 2pm Judging at the Village Hall
Mystery double-decker bus tours 10.30am to 2.30pm at the Village Hall
Fly over (Weather permitting)
MK Chorus 3pm to 4pm at the Village Hall
Fun Quiz 7pm start at the Village Hall
Community Coffee Mornings
The community coffee mornings are to resume in the village hall after a long break.
These will be a coffee and cake morning held fortnightly on a Wednesday between 10.00 and 12.00 starting on 2nd March. Everyone is welcome, no matter how old or whether you live in the village or not. No need to book, just turn up and enjoy the company of friends old and new. There will be a charge to cover costs.
Flower Festival 2nd to 5th June
As part of the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee celebrations, there will be a flower festival held in St John the Baptist Church for the full 4 days. All local organisations are invited to provide a display that incorporates flowers and represents their organisation with the theme naturally being the Jubilee.
Granborough Village Hall Future Events
Open Gardens weekend 11th / 12th June
We are inviting Granborough residents to open their gardens during this weekend.
This is a traditional event held every 3 years and allows us to open up our lovely village to all. There will also be a scarecrow competition open to all residents young and old!
More details to follow. If you are interested in opening your garden then please contact Ann Sear on 07709915012 for more information and to book. We have 6 gardens to date but need a few more.
Please consider opening your garden, no matter how large or small.
Buckinghamshire Councillor Surgeries
Buckinghamshire Councillors for the Winslow Ward hold a monthly Surgery on the first Sunday of every month (same day as the Winslow Farmers Market) at 10:30 to 12pm at Winslow Town Council Offices, 28 High Street, Winslow MK18 3HF.
All welcome, no appointment needed.
Sunday 3rd April Sunday 4th Sept
Sunday 1st May Sunday 2nd Oct
Sunday 5th June Sunday 6th Nov
Sunday 3rd July Sunday 4th Dec
Largest Sunflower Head Competition 2022
This Annual event is for under 18’s in North Marston & Granborough.
So get prepared to germinate those Sunflower seeds soon.
Judging will take place on Saturday 27th August by Malcolm Newman.
Usual trophy up for grabs!
101 Club Draw
This great fundraising draw helps donate money to good Granborough causes & also makes members (if lucky) a few quid. To join contact Bill on 670089. At £10.00 per ticket & monthly draws on 1st Monday of each month. Result can be found in Pew News or Granborough Notice boards. It could be you!!!
Queens Park Arts Centre – Aylesbury
Queens Park Arts Centre is the hub, heart and home of the arts in Buckinghamshire.
QPAC operates as a venue offering workshops, performances, exhibitions and events, and is led by Artistic Director Sarah Lewis. The Centre is also a creative hub working in partnership with local and national organisations on many different projects and initiatives, including an extensive roster of outreach work aiming to bring the arts to a diverse range of community settings.