This Big Lunch- MCP and Grange Junior School and Victoria Day in Aldershot

This Big Lunch – MCP and Grange Junior School

On the 6th of June 2018 a beautiful ‘Big Lunch’ at the Grange Junior school. The event was kindly opened by Sue Carter along with Steve Masterton who was supported by Mayfield Community Partnership, Prospect Estate Big Local, PD Group and Rushmoor Voluntary Services. The dance was filled with excitement; as everyone had participated with the bring & share lunch in which different types of foods were presented. There was face painting, Nepali dancing, Spotlight Dance Group, Beat the Goalie, Farnborough FC Cheerleaders, Messy Church crafts, story time, bingo and a free prize draw for a hamper, with nearly 300 people attending. Sue presented everyone with a short speech and later cut the MCP large cake for everyone to share. The day was filled with fun with such glorious weather, and food that everyone could share and try.    

Victoria Day in Aldershot

On Saturday the 8th of June the Aldershot community came together to celebrate the day filled with colourful activities and fun. The celebrations started at 10am and lasted till 4pm, there were marching bands, Normandy veterans, schoolchildren, and army cadets were one of the many groups parading through the town center. 

More than 6,000 people visited Aldershot across the day, enjoying a day filled with free entertainment. In the Princes Gardens, there were many activities to enjoy with the family including a seaside photo board, sandpits, craft activities, donkey rides, and funfair rides. Later in the day awards were given for ‘Best in Parade and Sue took part and rewarding a few of the winners.

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