Queen’s Platinum Jubilee

Beacon Lighting | Art Exhibition | Baking Challenge | Dog Show | Village Fete | 1950s Memorabilia | Thank you | Monarch Sightings

Detailed information for all of the events planned to celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee will be available here as it becomes available, including timings and FAQs, so keep checking back.

You can contact the organising team by email : queensjubilee@ashtonhayespc.co.uk

Watch out for sightings around the village of our pop-up monarch as she checks up on our preparations.

She’s dressed in blue and you never know where she might turn up so keep your eyes open

What events are planned in Ashton Hayes for the community to celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee ?

Thursday 2nd June – Village Crier officially announcing that a beacon will be lit in the evening. Starting at 2pm at Ashton Hayes and Mouldsworth Community Shop followed by various locations.

Thursday 2nd June – Lighting of the Beacon evening event at The Queen Elizabeth II Playing Field, Ashton Hayes

The Jubilee Beacons is one of the official events of the Platinum Jubilee being held across The Commonwealth on Thursday evening and we will be lighting one of the Community Beacons right here in Ashton Hayes. Come along to see the beacon lit as it gets dark, enjoy socialising with family, friends and neighbours and have a good time. A bugler, the morris dancers and a bar. Have a taste of the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Tart and don’t forget your torch for the walk home.

Friday 3rd June to Sunday 5th June – Exhibition of work by local artists at Ashton Hayes Parish Rooms

Friday 3rd June to Sunday 5th June – Display of 1950s Memorabilia at Ashton Hayes and Mouldsworth Village Hall

Saturday 4th June – Baking Challenge at Ashton Hayes and Mouldsworth Village Hall

Saturday 4th June – Fun Dog Show and Family Day at Ashton Hayes Primary School

This is a fun dog show with a number of different classes and dog related stalls in addition to a range of family fun activities, a BBQ and a bar. Not just for corgis !

Sunday 5th June – 1950s themed Village Fete at The Queen Elizabeth II Playing Field

This is an afternoon event (bring your own picnic and maybe some fizz) where we can enjoy socialising with family, friends and neighbours and have a good time. It is 1950s themed, including a display of vintage vehicles, old fashioned stalls, games and performances.