Events

Below is the list of annual events held within the village, to have an event listed here or to advertise any other special events, open days or fundraisers please contact the Parish Clerk

Monday 4th & 18th November  2019 – WI Walk
The walks are gentle and arranged by the WI but everyone is welcome! Meet on the Village Green at 10am.

Saturday 9th November 2019 – Draycore Men’s Benefice Breakfast
Meet at the Oak & Black Dog at 8.30am. For more details please call Paulin 02476 542932 or Zena 02476 540449.

Saturday 9th November 2019 – Knit & Natter
All welcome at All Saints Church between 10.30am and 12.30pm.

Saturday 9th November 2019 – Bonfire and Fireworks Display
Organised by Stretton on Dunsmore Scout and held at Fosse Way Playing Field. Bonfire lit at 5.45pm with fire works at 6.30pm. Call Vicki Ledger for more details: 07881 360381.

Saturday 9th November 2019 – Stretton on Stage Performance
For one night only Stretton on Stage presents… ‘The Thankful Village’! No tickets in advance first come first served basis – donations on exit to Help for Heroes. Village Hall at 7.30pm – there’ll be a bar and raffle! For details please contact Pat Cambridge 02476 543726 or Jane Kennedy 07851 433441.

Sunday 10th November 2019 – Remembrance Sunday
1st Stretton on Dunsmore Scouts will parade along Brookside to All Saints Church for the Remembrance Sunday Service at 11am. Following this there will be a very short Act of Remembrance at the War Monument on the A45 at Midday. All welcome at both events.
Wednesday 13th November  2019 – Mobile Library Service
Village Green 10.30-11.30
Rugby Lane 11.35 -12.00

Saturday 16th November 2019 – Stretton Ladies Fellowship
The ladies are making bag and heart shaped cushions to assist people who have had breast cancer surgery.  Contact Veronica Ward 02476 545896

Monday 18th November 2019 – Stretton Ladies Fellowship
Guest speaker Helen Frost on ‘The Woman’s Land Army in Warwickshire in WW1’. Village Hall at 7pm.

Saturday 30th November 2019 – Christmas Fayre & Light Switch On
Everyone welcome at the Christmas Fayre in the Village Hall and on the Village Green from 4pm. There’ll be stalls, gifts, games, mince pies and Father Christmas himself will be there! Christmas Lights switched on at 5pm.

Coming up in 2020:

Saturday 25th January 2020 – All Saints Church Pudding Club
Held in Knightlow School from 7.30pm at £7 per ticket. To include a starter, a pudding and one glass of wine. Contact: Zena 02476 540449 or Paulin 02476 542932.

Saturday 16th May 2020 – Duck Race
Lots of family fun to be had at the annual duck race held on the Village Green from 3pm.
There are always loads of great prizes donated by local businesses and individuals. If you would like to donate a prize please contact Helen Stewart 07870 314001 or Andy Cambridge 07837 759645

Saturday 27th June 2020 – Village Fete
Games,  Bouncy Castle, Cream Teas,  Food & Craft Stalls, Raffle and of course Bilton Silver Band! If you are able to assist on the day or donate a raffle prize please contact Katie Waterworth 02476545540, Chris Burton 07980 649992, Jeremy Cox 07786 542828,  or Jane Kennedy 07851 443 441