There is LOTS happening in the Test Valley area to celebrate the Platinum Jubilee, here we share local details on how you can celebrate with other members of our community.
2022 is the year Her Majesty The Queen will become the first British Monarch to celebrate a Platinum Jubilee, marking 70 years of service to the people of the United Kingdom, the Realms and the Commonwealth.
Over on the TVBC website they have shared lots of information about this celebration including information on how to hold and run a jubilee event, a link to the official platinum jubilee website , and details of local events across the Test Valley area that are taking place, Click here to access all that local information
If you are holding an event to celebration the Platinum Jubilee then please add your information to the TVBC website using this link here
There are also local events and information shared on the Hampshire County council website page here
Andover Platinum Jubilee celebrations
The Queens platinum Jubilee Beacons, 2nd June 2022
8:45pm | Church Service
9:45pm | Lighting of the Beacon
St Mary’s Church: All are welcome for hymns, prayers and to mark the Queens platinum Jubilee anniversary
Everyone’s welcome to celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee in Andover Town Centre on Friday 3rd June, 11am-5pm.
Andover has a long tradition of celebrating Royal Jubilees and significant moments in royal history. The people of Andover will once again come out to celebrate in the Market Square for the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Street Festival, which is being held on Friday June 3rd 2022. This is a free event for all ages, featuring a rich medley of food & drink, live music and dance, and an interactive arts trail.
The event aims to celebrate the rich diversity and talent of Andover and it’s residents in the reign of Queen Elizabeth II. There will be performances from local professional and amateur groups and students from Andover College throughout the day. A Street Food market will include flavours from around the world, and African Drumming workshops will run throughout the day at Riverside Park. To help you make a day of it there will also be royal themed storytelling sessions, a Magician, Punch and Judy show, and art workshops at various locations including The Chantry Centre, Andover Library, Chapel Arts Studios and Andover Museum. All activities and performances are free of charge. For more information and full event line up visit www.inandover.co.uk/events/queens-platinum-jubilee-street-festival/
Queen’s Jubilee celebration, Picnic in the Park – 5th June Vigo Recreation Park – 2pm – 6pm
Andover Town Council are holding an event on the 5 June 2022, from 2pm -6pm, in honour of Our Majesty’s 70 years on the throne.
Andover Town Council are inviting residents of Andover to bring a picnic and join them at Vigo Recreation Park to enjoy live music celebrating the last 70 years. There will also be a fancy dress competition for the younger members of the public.
The event will run from 2pm-6pm
Romsey Platinum Jubilee celebrations
Romsey Town Council have a list of Jubilee celebration on their website , here
Here at Unity we are holding a we are holding a Jubilee awards ceremony at the Andover Guildhall to celebrate all the wonderful volunteers in the Test Valley area.
Do you know of a great volunteer who deserves to be celebrated ?