Welcome to the Jubilee Weekend

As the Queen celebrates 70 years on the throne, there are plenty of activities in the village to celebrate this historical event.

  • Thursday from 9pm – Lighting of the Beacon on the Village Field (bacon rolls being served)
  • Friday 12-4pm – Afternoon Tea at the Star Inn
  • Saturday from 7pm – Best of British Knees Up at the Star Inn
  • Sunday 12 for 12:30pm – Big Jubilee Lunch at the Village Hall
  • Sunday 3pm – Blessing of the Queen’s Jubilee Tree in the village field followed by a Giant Jubilee Picnic

THE QUEEN’S PLATINUM JUBILEE

Tickenham will be celebrating on Thursday 2nd June and Sunday 5th June.

Thursday 2nd June:
9.00 p.m. Lighting a beacon in the Village Field followed by refreshments.

Sunday 5th June:
11.00 a.m. Thanksgiving for the Queen’s seventy year reign will be included in the
morning service at church. Coffee available from 10.30 a.m.
12.00 for 12.30 p.m. ‘Big Jubilee Lunch’ in the Village Hall, kindly organised by the
Tickenham WI. Numbers are limited to sixty so book early! Tickets £12 available from
Pat Carey
Afternoon: Blessing of the oak tree in the Village Field by our Rector, the Rev Jules
Harris – and perhaps bring a picnic if the weather’s fine?

Friday Night Light – Friday 25th June 6pm

Friday Night Light at St Quiricus & St. Julietta, is on Friday, 25th June at 6.00p.m. The programme of choral music runs from 6.00pm to 7.30pm; there is no liturgy, no hymns, just an opportunity to unwind, to relax and listen to recordings of spiritually uplifting music in our beautiful church, candle-lit for the occasion. You are welcome to stay for the whole programme or for as long as you wish.