How to Celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee in Neston
How do you plan to celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee next week? Are you out of ideas and want to know what’s going on in and around Neston?
Many events take place during the holidays for the enjoyment of the whole family.
On Sunday, June 5, the Neston Community Youth Center is hosting a “Big Jubilee Lunch”. The event will take place at Stanney Fields Park in Neston and will host the fantastic day for the whole community to come together to celebrate the Queen.
Coordinated by Hip & Harmony CIC, the event will feature live entertainment, food and drink stalls, craft stalls, a family play area and a platinum baking contest.
Organizers have confirmed that there will be “no public access to the Hinderton Road gate entrance” and that glass bottles and barbecues are not permitted.
The event was funded by Neston Town Council and will be open from 2-6pm.
Neston Town Council has announced that it will hold a Jubilee Market on Friday June 3 for the Platinum Jubilee from 8am to 2pm.
Entertainment will be held in the Market Square, with hot food and refreshing drinks, while soaking up the royal atmosphere.
Starting at 9:00 a.m. there will be free face painting for children and a Jubilee Trail with a small prize for each participant.
All 64 N’Ukes will perform and groups from the Little Actors Theater Company will perform Jubilee-related dances at 11:00 a.m.
It will be followed by a costume parade for children, organized by the Little Actors Theater Company, on the theme “The Queen”. The Mayor and Deputy Mayor of Neston will judge the entrants and award prizes for the best costumes in two age groups, infants and juniors.
The Friends of Hadlow Road Station organize the Willaston Community Event at Hadlow Road Station, in support of the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee.
On Friday, June 3, starting at 2:00 p.m., there will be artists for the enjoyment of the community. These include Simon Le Barber, Riversign Choir, Mersey Morris Men and Hadlow Green Singers.
Tea, filter coffee and cakes will be offered free of charge during this event by FHRS volunteers.
For their 208th Women’s Day Parade, the Neston Female Society marks the jubilee on June 2 by wearing red, white and blue ribbons around their badges and giving commemorative medals to children.
The walk starts at 2.30pm from the Malt Shovel on Liverpool Road. The pipe band will travel through town to the church where there will be a brief service. Then the parade will go up to Neston Cross. then onto Neston’s Legion for afternoon tea.
All women over the age of 5 are welcome.
On Friday, June 3, from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Neston Methodist Church and Community Center is hosting an event to celebrate the Platinum Jubilee.
There will be an exhibition of images of the Queen from her birth in 1926-2022. Banners and decorations. Clients and volunteer staff are encouraged to participate by wearing red, white and blue.
From 10:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. there will be a lyrical celebration and song in the main hall when the refreshments service stops for half an hour so that everyone can participate.