Covid-19 Archive


VE Day Celebrations

The Village celebrated the 75th Anniversary of VE Day at home but virtually together with a timetable of events we shared.

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Time Event Link
06:30 VE Day Podcast http://covid-19.chelveston.org.uk/daily-briefings/20200508
09:00 Bloms Gold Medal Tulips on sale for charity At the following locations:
  • The War Memorial opposite JST
  • Scaraben, Water Lane
  • Melrose Cottage, Caldecott
  • 8 The Crescent, Chelston Rise
  • 45 The Crescent, Chelston Rise
http://covid-19.chelveston.org.uk/ve75/tulips/
10:58 Shared Act of Remembrance http://covid-19.chelveston.org.uk/ve75/remembrance
12:00 VE Day Service - Midday http://church.chelveston.org.uk/services/20200508
13:00 Save our Pub Buy a gift card redeemable when the pub opens.

http://covid-19.chelveston.org.uk/ve75/save-our-pub
14:45BBC commemoration Including Churchill's speech at 15:00
15:30 Winners of Colouring Competition Announced http://covid-19.chelveston.org.uk/ve75/winners
16:00 Afternoon Tea in our front gardens http://covid-19.chelveston.org.uk/ve75/afternoon-tea/
18:00 Dinner at home Raising a toast to your neighbours
21:00 The Queen followed by doorstep singing http://covid-19.chelveston.org.uk/ve75/vera-lynn