The Queen's Platinum Jubilee Celebrations June 2022

Beacon Lighting Ceremony 2nd June, Centenary Paddock

Centenary Paddock, Countesthorpe

Official Programme for the event 

Thank you to…
Countesthorpe Scouts and Guides for their huge support and assistance
St Andrew’s Church for kindly offering the use of their facilities and bell ringers.
The Revd. Richard Reakes for being master of ceremonies
Countesthorpe Academy for their funding contribution for the Beacon and other services
Countesthorpe Active Arts Group for their funding contribution for music
LE8 Five Brass Quintet for their great performance
Phollies and Friends Choir for giving their support and great performance
and Stephen Waterhouse - Music Director
Greenfield Primary School Choir
Cherry Glebe Garden Centre for their support and donation of equipment for the event.
Mr Mick Gillespie Chair of Countesthorpe Parish Council for lighting the
Jubilee BeaconParish Councillors and staff who helped out on the day
and a big thank you to everyone for coming along



Yarnbomb by the Countesthorpe Crafternoon Group

Afternoon High Tea, Saturday 4th June 2022

Countesthorpe Village Hall

Programme for the Day

Hosted by Mr. Bradley Woodward
A toast to Her Majesty the Queen
Teas and coffees served by Countesthorpe Scouts
Musical entertainment by The Phollies Choir and Friends, conducted by Mr. Stephen Waterhouse
A delicious High Tea of sandwiches, savouries and cakes
Sing-along with Rosemary Wright, Accordionist

A big thank you to..... 

Glebe Cherry Lane Garden Centre for donating refreshments

Born and Bread of Countesthorpe for their kind donation of delicious cakes

The Countesthorpe Scouts for their professionalism and hard work in serving the guests.

The Phollies and Friends Choir and Rosemary Wright with her Accordion for the musical entertainment. 

Bradley Woodward for acting as compere 

The Drivers of the Social Car Scheme 

Countesthorpe Tescos 

And especially the well deserved nominated guests who joined us. 


Countesthorpe Big Lunch, Sunday 5th June 2022

Countesthorpe Academy


A HUGE thank you to:
Countesthorpe Academy
Countesthorpe Scouts
Wigston Brass Band
U3A Ukulele Group
Rosemary Wright and her Accordion
Countesthorpe Parish Councillors
All of the stall holders
and all of the volunteers who helped out on the day

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