Goodnestone Parish Jubilee Celebrations

Purple crown logo with text "The Queen's Platinum Jubilee 2022"

A programme of events will take place over the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Weekend from Thursday 2nd to Sunday 5th June. Click on the links within each event for more details.

Thursday 2nd June 2022

11:00am – 1:00pm Turning the sweeps of Chillenden windmill

Thursday morning 2nd Jun at 11.00am we will be turning the sweeps at Chillenden Mill. This is subject to the right wind strength and direction. If the wind is unsuitable, the mill will be open, and will be suitably bedecked for a Jubilee weekend!

2:00pm – 4:00pm Village Games – Fairfield, Goodnestone

A sports day for everyone big and small including, tug-of-war, rounders, three-legged-race, egg & spoon race. Sign up at either The Griff or The Fitz for the Tug of War team and just turn up on the day for some family fun!

For further information contact: Sara: 07761 986 768 email:

7:00pm – Bonfire and BBQ – Barry’s Field, Chillenden

Bonfire & BBQ in the field next to Chillenden’s Village Hall from 7.00pm, bonfire lighting from 8.00pm. Mobile bar available courtesy of The Griffins Head.  Tickets for BBQ £5 per adult, children free.

Tickets can be bought in advance via

Friday 3rd June 2022

10:30am – 12:00pm – Community Litter Pick – Chillenden to Beech Grove

A gentle stroll around the roads and public footpaths of Chillenden and Rowling to clean up any litter. All equipment supplied (bring your own gloves).  From 1230 , local residents are cordially invited by the Bruderhof to attend Beech Grove for refreshments.

Just turn up or contact Andy Beeching/Kenny Ingram for more information

3:00pm – 6pm – Step Back in Time Afternoon Cream Tea – Goodnestone Village Hall

Just turn up and join Christine and Viv at the Village Hall and step back in time to celebrate the Jubilee with Afternoon Cream Tea.  Enjoy art displays by Goodnestone CE Primary School and a collection of historic photos showing Goodnestone Parish across the last 70 years, music and royal memorabilia.

Sunday 5th June 2022

1:00pm – Chillenden Street Party – Outside the Village Hall

3:00pm – Rowling Street Party – Outside Rowling Court

5:00pm – Goodnestone Street Party – Outside the Fitz

Street Party Contacts

Chillenden – Marion: 07753 170 822 E-mail:
Rowling – Sue Baker/Sue Palmer
Goodnestone – Karen Stanford/Christine Plummer or speak to Stevie/Chris @ The Fitz