Commercial Road Jubilee Street Party...

Commercial Road Jubilee Street Party...

 8 May 2012

You are invited to celebrate the Diamond Jubilee at the Commercial Road Jubilee Street Party on Friday 1st June 2012 from 11am - 4pm (ish!)

On Friday 1st June Commercial Road will be having its very own Business Street Party and YOU are invited!

Decorate yourselves, your cakes and enter into the spirit of the day.

A programme of timings and events on the day will be published but it is set to be a great day full of food,fun and games.

Bring your family, friends, colleagues and customers – paint your faces, wave your flags, put out the bunting, wheel out the BBQ and make it a diamond celebration to remember!

Swindon Guide Dogs

Come and visit the Swindon Guide Dog stand and say hello to some young and old guide dogs.

Fancy Dress

Anne Snelgrove will be judging the Commercial Road Fancy Dress. Hosted by C&D she will be popping in to offices and shops as well as meeting you in the street to admire your red, white and blue, patriotic attire. Stand by your beds!

Tug of War - C&D

Get your teams together and enter the tug of war. Categories and locations to be announced. Entrants can be staff, family, friends or members of the public.

The Bake Off - Frankly Recruitment

Bring your cakes to Frankly Recruitment for 11am to be judged by Alan and Shirley Fletcher of Swindon Guide Dogs. £1 entry per person to be donated to Guide dogs. Both taste and decoration will be judged

Punch and Judy 3 shows and an Ice Cream van - Henry George

Deck chairs, ice cream and a punch and judy show – not to be missed, bring the kids.

Tombola / Raffle - Wise Employment

You’ve got to be in it to win it as a “wise” man once said!

Retro Tuck Shop - Blue Arrow

Remember flying saucers, shrimps and penny mix ups? So do Blue Arrow who will be putting on an good old fashioned tuck shop for you to remember the good old days.

Strongbow and Peanuts - Key Security

Strongbow came to market for the first time in 1962, not quite its Diamond Jubilee but we will be happy to celebrate with a drop at Key Security.

Afternoon Tea and Scones - Storm

60 years on and afternoon tea and scones never tasted so good. Get down to Storm for this traditional delight.

Arm Wrestling - Office Angels

Forget pink and fluffy, the angelic Office Angels will be looking for entries to an Arm wrestling tournament. Challenge your colleagues and competitors; who has the muscle in Commercial Road?

The Great British Picnic - New Recruitment

Cucumber sandwiches vicar? A Patriotic Pork Pie? It's picnic time at New Recruitment. Teddy bears not required!

Pimms and Punch - Academy Insurance

The diamond Jubilee... must be Pimms O'Clock! "Insure" you visit Academy for a cup of summer.

Balloon Release - Select Recruitment

Up, up and away. Painting the sky red white and blue, Select will be racing and releasing balloons in celebration of this patriotic day.

How will you join in?

Send an email to Kath Curr or call and let her know and she will mail you a poster for your window: Tel. 01793 488 057 - 

Please note: the Council have been informed of all details of this event. Whilst alcohol can be consumed it cannot be sold without a licence. Donations to your chosen charity would be advisable. If you would like a collection tin for Swindon Guide Dogs please let us know and we will ensure you have one.


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