7.15pm for 7.30pm - Annual In Bloom Prizegiving Ceremony. The Mayor, accompanied by Mayoress Mrs Brenda Bobbin, will attend and present the prizes at the Sittingbourne in Bloom annual prize giving Ceremony at the United Reformed Church Hall in Central Avenue, Sittingbourne.
Contact: Mr Malcolm Moore, Chairman, Sittingbourne in Bloom - 01795 473807.
7.15pm for 7.30pm - Parish Council Annual In Bloom Award Ceremony. Minster-on-Sea Parish Council will hold the annual Minster in Bloom Competition Award Ceremony at Minster Abbey Church Hall in Vicarage Lane, Minster-on-Sea. The Deputy Mayor, accompanied by Mrs Linda Snoad, will attend and present the winners with their prizes.
Contact: Maeve Hobbs, Customer Services Manager, Minster-on-Sea Parish Council - 01795 873831.
9.50am for 10am - Official Opening of Sensory Garden. The Mayor, accompanied by Mayoress Mrs Brenda Bobbin, will be at Seashells Children’s Centre, Rose Street in Sheerness to officially open the new Sensory Garden. East Kent Mencap Swale Group has worked with young people with learning disabilities and local garden designer Alex Toomer to design and create the garden, which can be enjoyed by visitors to the Children’s Centre and the wider community.
Contact: Jane Brooke, Fundraising Manager, East Kent Mencap - 01843 224482.
2.30pm (for 2.50pm) for 3pm - World War One Centenary Commemoration Service. At the invitation of Newington History Group the Mayor, and Mayoress Mrs Brenda Bobbin, will attend Newington’s World War One Centenary Commemoration Service at St Mary the Virgin Church. The Service will be led by the Right Reverend Trevor Willmott, Bishop of Dover and will bring to a close the weekend’s Centenary Commemoration events which include the Newington at War Exhibition, Community Art, Poetry and Floral Tributes and other events held on Saturday. Sunday afternoon will end with the UK Paper Brass Band Finale at 4pm.
Contact: Thelma Dudley, Secretary, Newington History Group - 01795 842711.