The Queen's 90th Birthday Beacon Event

Thu 21/04/16 7:00 pm

 In celebration of The Queen’s 90th Birthday, His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales will invite Her Majesty The Queen to light the Principal Beacon on Thursday 21st April at Windsor Castle. Following this over 1,000 beacons will be lit throughout the United Kingdom. Bishop’s Waltham are joining the many different organisations who are taking part. Event starts at 7.30 with the lighting at 7.45pm.

There will be refreshments available from Grover’s Butchers and the Priory Inn, plus live music from The Southampton Albion Band. Three members of the community have been chosen to light the beacon at 7:45pm. Stainer’s will provide a large birthday cake for all to enjoy.

Please note there is no public car parking at Priory Park on this evening but a minibus shuttle will be available from St George’s Square from 6:45pm.