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

Coming up in 2020:

Saturday 11th January 2020 – Teams 4 U Shoebox Review
Starting at 9.45am in All Saints Church, there will an opportunity to see a video and photos and hear stories from the Teams4U volunteers, of where the Stretton boxes were distributed in December 2019.

Saturday 18th January 2020 – Village Hall Film Night
“The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society”
Tickets from Jeremy Cox 07786 542828

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 22nd February 2020 – Village Hall Live and Local
“Black Treacle” brings us the raucous joviality of a 19th century fete where Hardy’s Tess meets Angel Clare and the drama unfolds. This is the same popular company “Anonymous is a Woman” who brought us their entertaining play “Think of England “ two years ago.
Tickets from Jeremy Cox 07786 542828

Saturday 14th March 2020 – Community Litter Pick
Everyone is invited to meet on the Village Green at 10am to collect litter picking sticks, bags and gloves to spring clean our beautiful village. Bacon batches will be available free of charge to all those who help with the litter pick. Batches and hot drinks served in the Scout Hut on Plott Lane from 10.30am – 12pm. If you intend to come along please contact Nicki Haywood or Helen Stewart.

Saturday 28th March 2020 – Village Hall Film Night
“Yesterday” The latest romcom from Richard Curtis and directed by Danny Boyle is a fanciful – and hilarious – homage to The Beatles.
Tickets from Jeremy Cox 07786 542828

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