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Platinum Jubilee Celebrations 2022

Enjoy some of the moments from four days of celebrations in South Petherwin, to mark the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee.

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Beacon & Fireworks

The celebrations kicked off on Thursday 2nd June in the evening with people gathering at The Frog & Bucket for refreshments before walking down to watch the lighting of the beacon and special brazier, followed by a spectacular display of fireworks.

Cricket Field, Cream Tea & Church Activities

Families enjoyed games at the cricket field on the morning of Friday 3rd June. From noon there were various activities in the church, including bell tower tours, an organ demonstration, and a teddy bear slide. Meanwhile, cream teas were enjoyed in the village hall, Jubilee mugs were collected by the children, and a huge inflatable slide was put to good use in the field behind.

Parish Walk

On the morning of Saturday, June 4th, the Church was open for refreshments. Despite the weather, a fantastic number of parishioners turned up to take part in the parish walk, meeting at the school and walking to The English Spirit Distillery at Treguddick.

Parish Parties

On the morning of Sunday 5th June, a Thanksgiving Service was held in the Methodist Church.

Jubilee street and garden parties were held around the parish in the afternoon, with friends and neighbours getting together to celebrate.