PRESS RELEASE – Coronation of King Charles III
Coronation of King Charles III
Stone Town Council is planning a Coronation party in the High Street on Sunday 7th May 2023, the day after the King’s official Coronation. It’s going to be a unique moment in time to celebrate with friends, families and communities so come along and make those lifelong memories with us. It all kicks off at 12.30pm so head over to the High Street around midday to claim a good spot. Everyone is invited to this free to access, majestic family fun day.
There will be a variety of entertainment. On the stage, with approximate starting times, are:
12.30 pm – The Town Mayor opening the event alongside
Stone Choral Society.
1.00 pm Head over Heels, Brilliant 80’s tribute band.
2.15 pm Murphy’s Marbles, featuring the one and only Sean Cannon, of the Dubliners.
3.45 pm – Bjorn UK, leading Abba tribute band
Kath Stanway is our compere for the day, and her duo act, Vinyl Overdrive, will be playing in between sets. The event is expected to finish at around 5.00pm
Children’s entertainment including the wonderful Warwick’s Funfair will be there to delight and entertain everyone, there will also be an opportunity to purchase food and refreshments from High Street pubs and restaurants.
Calling all master bakers of every age! There will be a prize for the best Coronation-themed cake. We can’t wait to see the best of British baking from Stone’s culinary talent. (Please take your cake to the Crown Hotel between 1:00pm and 2:00pm on the day, and include a list of ingredients).
Further event information will be made available nearer the day, and details will be on the Council’s website, www.stonetowncouncil.gov.uk. Please contact the Council on 01785-619740, or email to firstname.lastname@example.org, if you want further information.
Across the Coronation weekend, there is opportunity for people to come together in celebration of this historic occasion. We look forward to seeing you there.
28th April 2023
Les Trigg Town Clerk
Stone Town Council