The Let’s Create Jubilee Fund aims to ensure that thousands of people from communities across England will have the opportunity to take part in exciting creative events – all in celebration of the Platinum Jubilee.
To celebrate, Northamptonshire Community Foundation has put together a guide outlining all of the events taking part across the county that have received funding from the Art’s Council England’s Let’s Create Fund. All the events are free to attend and aim to provide activities for people of all ages and backgrounds to get involved in.
1. Masque Theatre - The Jubilee Tea-Party Action Committee
Sunday 5 June 12 & 3pm as part of the Delapre Abbey Jubilee Celebrations (SOLD OUT) The 3pm show will also be Live Streamed - visit Masque's website (http://www.masquetheatre.co.uk/) for the link.
Sunday 12 June, 3.00 pm & 5.00 pm - St Crispin Retirement Village, St Crispin Drive, Duston, Northampton, NN5 4RB (please park at the community centre NN5 5GJ)
Sunday 18 June, 3.00 pm & 5.00 pm - Hunsbury Library, Overslade Close, Northampton NN4 0RZ
Tickets are free but you can ensure your place by booking at www.ticketsource.co.uk/masque-theatre .
2. Laugh Out Loud Theatre – Her Majesty’s Shoes
Saturday 4th June, 1.00 p.m. - Kettering Arts centre, Lindsay Street, Kettering, NN16 8RG
Saturday 4th June, 3.00 p.m. - Irthlingborough Community Centre, Fettledine Rd, Irthlingborough, Wellingborough NN9 5XF
Sunday 5th June, 12.30 p.m. - Stanwick Recreation Ground, Raunds Road, Stanwick, Wellingborough NN9 6PP
Sunday 5th June, 2.30 p.m. - Rushden Hall Park, 81 St. Mary's Ave, Rushden NN10 9NG
Sunday 5th June, 5.00 p.m. – Quinton Village Hall, School Lane, Quinton, Northampton, NN7 2EA
For details, visit https://www.loltheatre.co.uk/
3. Groundwork Northamptonshire - Community Tree of Hope
Community Picnic and launch of the community Tree of Hope sculpture project
Saturday 4th June, 11.00 a.m. – 2.00 p.m.
Green Patch, Valley Walk, Kettering, NN16 0LU
A community picnic will see the launch of the Community Tree of Hope sculpture project. The day will include unusual animals and a range of performances and activities from local artists. Come on down and spread a blanket.
Photo: Submitted picture
4. Late Developers – Jubilee Walks 2022
Saturday 18th June, 2.00 p.m. - 5.00 p.m.
West Glebe Pavilion, Cottingham Road, Corby NN17 1SZ
Late Developers have taken part in a series of artist led photographic walks starting from various landmark positions around Corby, including rural, woodland and urban locations. They will be holding a photo exhibition and celebration event to showcase the photos taken and maps of their walks. https://corbycommunityarts.org/late-developers/
Photo: Submitted picture