• Cheltenham Cricket Club Jubilee Party

    Event Date and Time:
    5th June 2022 from 11:00 - 19:00

     

    The Cricket Club will be hosting a “street party” for ten neighbouring streets. Decorated trestle tables and seating will be provided for about 12 people per street as a starting contribution for your party. Families will be encouraged to bring their own food plus additional tables and chairs. A number of barbecues will be provided for your use and the bar will be open all day.

    There will be …

    Live music Under-6 fancy dress competition
    Children’s sports Coffee and Tea
    Games for all Cake stall
    Face painting  

     

    … and much more, including prizes for best home-made cake and best decorated table.

     

    Tickets

    Tickets will be available from early April from a co-ordinator in each street, priced at £5 per adult, and £2 for children aged 3-12. In the unlikely event of tickets becoming limited, tickets will be allocated on a first come, first served basis.

     

    To book your tickets, contact your street co-ordinator before the end of April. Payment in cash is required to secure your order. Tickets will be posted through your letterbox.

     

    Streets and Coordinators

    Residents in the following streets are invited:

     

    Street Co-ordinator Co-ordinator address
    Kings Road,
    Cranham Road,
    Hales Road (between Kings Road and Eldon Road)
    Fran Boughton 8 Kings Road
    Princes Street Nick Weaver 11 Princes Street
    Victoria Terrace Faye Wells 14 Victoria Terrace
    Leighton Road Andy ? 28 Leighton Road
    Beechurst Avenue Graham Ricketts 41 Beechurst Avenue
    Brighton Road Bobbie Thomas 66 Brighton Road
    Westdown Gardens TBA  
    Eldon Road and Eldon Avenue Dave Cottrell “Lugano”, Eldon Avenue

     

    Tickets will also be available from Geoff Trett for members of the Cricket Club.

     

    Residents can order for friends and family but, please, no more than the number which doubles your normal household.

     

    Charity

    We will be raising funds to support the charity "Cheltenham Welcomes Refugees". Any surplus from ticket sales will be donated to this charity 

     

    Please come along and enjoy this Community Event.

     

    Additional Information

    Bar

    The bar will be open throughout the day, selling beers, ciders, wine, soft drinks, and wine. 
    The Cricket Club is generously not charging for the use of its ground and facilities, but will retain proceeds from the bar.

     

    Wet weather plan

    In the event of wet weather, visitors can take refuge in the club house or in the exhibition tent.
    In the event of a really bad weather forecast for 5th June, we reserve the right to re-schedule the event.

     

    Parking 

    There will be no parking at the cricket ground during the event. This being a local event, we ask people to arrive on foot.
    It will be possible to drop off camping tables, chairs, etc by car before the event and collect them afterwards. 

     

    Junior sports 

    To include rounders and cricket

     

    Games for all

    Whacky games, possibly involving water…. 

     

    Waste

    We ask all visitors to take their rubbish home with them after the event. 
    Bins / rubbish bags will be provided but this refuse will not be sorted and will go to landfill. 
    Barbecue facilities
    Approximately four large barbecues will be provided. Use is on a first come first served basis. Use of the barbecues will be supervised to ensure that they are used sensibly and responsibly. 

     

    Stalls
    There will be a number of stalls in the Club House or in a gazebo outside. 

     

    These will include:
    Tea and Coffee served throughout the event.
    A Cake Stall (probably 3 to 5pm) 
    A Book Stall.
    A Local History Stall focussing on the last 120 years in our area
    Cheltenham Cricket Club: information on joining and learning to play the game.
    A face painting stall.
    Cheltenham Volunteer Teachers and helping Refugees.
    An Ice Cream stall

     

    Disabled access
    The picnic tables, barbecues, bar, and many of the stalls will be on the cricket ground and accessible by wheelchair.
    There will be Portaloos at ground level. 
    Some stalls will be in the club house and accessible only via stairs.

     

    First aid 
    A first-aider will be on hand for the duration of the event.