Platinum Jubilee

Queens Platinum Jubilee Celebrations

We have been working hard behind the scenes to organise a Jubilee weekend for the Village and many thanks for those who have now volunteered.  We will shortly be in touch re tasks.

We need people to volunteer as Marshals for the Fun Runs and the Saturday games.

Below is the final agenda for the entire long weekend and we are really looking forward to a range of activities.  See also the Dunston FB page for updates.

Thursday 2nd June - Sunday 5th June 2022

Thursday 2nd June

  • 10:30 Fun Run (Fancy Dress Optional)– Adults 5k or Childrens (12 yrs max)  1.5k.
  • Noon Jubilee Lunch Club in the Chapel
  • 9:30pm Beacon lighting at the Village Hall

Friday 3rd June

  • Churches Together Services, see Dunston FB page for full details.
  • Dunston Village Treasure Hunt – Pick up a Hunt sheet from the Village Hall
  • 7pm Evening Ceilidh & food – prepare for music, dancing and food in the village hall.  Bring your own liquid refreshments.  Raffle with great prizes with all proceeds to charity (tbd)

Saturday 4th June – Its a Right Royal Bake Off

  • Adults Cake Competition (Anything Royal) and children’s (12 yrs max) Cup Cake Competition both Free.  Entries to be dropped off at Lamyman Room, 1pm - 2pm.

Sunday 5th June – Picnic Party from 1pm

  • Picnic in the Village Hall grounds.  Bring your own food & drink. Hall facilities open. 
  • Bring your decorated bicycle (childrens event)
  • Prize giving for Best Decorated House, Bake Off & Best Decorated Bicycle.

Please email: for any further information