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Buckley Urban District Council Prince of Wales Investiture Programme"

1 July 1969



Buckley Urban District Council

Programme of celebrations to mark the Investiture of

H.R.H. Prince of Wales



Friday 27th June 8.00.- 1.0am

Grand Investiture Ball in the

Tivoli Ballroom

Admission by ticket only ... Price 25/-


Saturday 28th June 7.30 pm

Investiture Concert by the Royal Buckley Town Band, at the

Tabernacle Sunday School.....Admission by Programme 3/-


Tuesday 1st July 9.30 pm

Grand Bonfire and Community Singing on the Common.

Royal Buckley Town Band will lead the singing.


Wednesday 2nd July 5.30 pm

Sports Day for Senior Boys and Girls

Hawkesbury Playing Fields


Saturday 5th July 3.0 pm

Hawkesbury Garden Fete at Hawkesbury


Crown Green Bowling Competition

(Commencing at 4 pm approximately)


Sunday 6th July 8.0 pm

Jubilee Centenary Service

St. John's Congregational Church


Tuesday 8th July

Jubilee Day......United Service

at the Recreational Ground Hawkesbury at 3.30 p.

Procession of Witness, 3.15 pm


Thursday 10th July 6.0 pm

Swimming Gala at Buckley Swimming Baths for Senior and Junior Children


Friday 11th July 7.30 pm

"Count your Blessings".

A presentation by Buckley Theatre Club, at the Hawkesbury Little Theatre


Saturday 12th July 2.0 pm

Gymkhana in aid of the Buckley Old Age Pensioners Association


Saturday 12 July 7.30 - 11.45 pm

Carnival Dance and Selection of Buckley Carnival Queen in the Tivoli Ballroom


Sunday 13th July 8.0 pm

Jubilee Community Hymn Singing

Bistre Parish Church


Tuesday 15th July 6.15 pm

Cricket Match at Lane End Cricket Ground

Buckley C.C. v Selected XI


Thursday 17th July 5.30 pm

Sports Day for Junior Boys and Girls

Hawkesbury Fields


Saturday 19th July 2.0 pm

Grand Carnival Procession will assemble at Hawkesbury Community Centre

at 2.0 pm

Individual and Tableau Entries including Carnival Queen Tableau


Sunday 20th July 8.0. pm

United Religious Service

at the Tabernacle Methodist Sunday School


Tickets for the Grand Investiture Ball may be obtained from the Council Offices or the Tivoli Ballroom.


Entry forms for the Bowling Competition can be obtained from the Bowls Pavilion at Hawkesbury.


Entry forms for the Carnival Procession can be obtained from:- Miss B. Lloyd, 55, Fraser Drive, Buckley.


Front cover designed by: Dianne Hughes (aged 9), Dyke Farm, Padeswood Road, Buckley


Rear cover designed by: Geoffrey Williams (aged 11), 11, West View, Buckley.

Author: Buckley Urban District Council


Year = 1969

Month = July

Day = 1

Document = Ephemera

Event = Historic

Work = Public Service

Extra = 1960s

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