Jubilee weekend – events and road closures

We have been asked to advertise the following events which are open to the public :-

  1. Jubilee crafts and colouring throughout Wednesday 1 June in Shirley Library
  2. Jubilee Beacon event on Thursday 2 June 6.30 – 8.30 in Lloyd Park (details from animalahimsa@gmail.com); this is one of a number of official Beacon events across the country.
  3. Community Garden Party Saturday 28 May, 2 – 5 p.m. at Shirley Methodist Church. Refreshments, cakes, toy corner, plants, face painting, music, raffle, crafts and charity stalls
  4. All Saints’ Church celebrates the Queen’s, and our, 70 years of service to the community 11-3 on Saturday 28 May with assorted attractions (face painting, bouncy castle, a legal advice team, St John Ambulance and a visit from Mayor Perry

Members may need to know of the following road closures for Jubilee parties :-

  1. Ash Road will be closed from 9.30 until late on Saturday 4 June …
  2. … as will the middle section of Bennetts Way (between Bennetts Avenue and Temple Avenue

SPRA wishes everyone a happy, safe and enjoyable weekend