Monday 4th June 2012 – Cherington Church 12 noon Tachbrook Field 1 pm

Cherington Church

12 noon – Jubilee Service, bell ringing and parade of the Jubilee Queen

Tachbrook Field

1 pm – Toast to the Queen followed by Jubilee Lunch with pay bar provided by the Cherington Arms.

3 pm – Diamond Jubilee performance by the Cherington Players and sing along (past and present).

4 pm – Presentation of Jubilee mementos to all children of Cherington and Stourton by the Jubilee Queen.

Adult and children’s games, cutting of Jubilee cake, tea and coffee

7 pm – Closure of party at Tachbrook Field

Cherington Hill

9.30 pm – Gather on top of Cherington Hill for the national lighting of the Jubilee Beacon

Cherington Stourton Jubilee Lunch and Tea Menu

Lunch menu to be served in main marquee at 1 pm

Cold Beef, Ham and Pork Sausages

Hard Boiled Eggs and Cheese

Vegetarian Quiches, Green Salad, Potato Salad and Cherry Tomatoes

Bread and Butter


Ice Creams for Children


Jubilee Celebration Cake, Tea, Coffee and Soft Drinks

Please bring your own cutlery, dinner plates and dessert bowls. No glasses please, plastic wine and bear glasses will be provided

The Cherington Arms will provide a pay bar for bottles of red and white wine, Hooky beer and soft drinks.

  • 50′s or Red, White & Blue themed fancy dress and village get together.
  • A marquee in the gardens of Tachbrook House
  • Sit down communal lunch on one long table with cold meats provided by the Diamond Jubilee committee and salad, bread rolls etc. provided by the village residents (bring your own drink, cutlery, crockery etc.)
  • Entertainment provided by the Cherington Players (music hall style sing-along), children’s games throughout the day, children’s tea party and children’s commemorative cup design competition
  • Village Queen (11 – 16) to be selected via a drawing of lots prior to the day, 2 attendants (2 – 11) also selected by drawing of lots.
  • Procession to top of Cherington Hill to see the lighting of the Beacon at approx 10:15

Timings and further information coming soon.

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