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Programme of Events 2019


Order of Procession 2019

Important Information

We request that all visitors park their cars in the field which is adjacent to the school field in order to allow clear access for the procession and assist in keeping everyone safe.

Whilst the procession is in progress access to this field will not be possible in which case please use the field through the gate directly behind the Red Lion Pub.

If you are participating in the procession, please WALK to Booth-Bed Lane rather than drive.

The roads will be closed between 1pm and 2.30pm, beforehand there will be a one way system in place around Booth Bed Lane and Brick Bank Lane.


 12:30 - Procession Assembles at Booth Bed Lane

 13:00 - Procession sets off

 13:45 - Prayers at the cenotaph led by Reverend Heather               Buckley, Vicar of St Luke's Church

 13:45 - Aldery District Scout Band playing on school field
              as procession arrives

 14:00 - Crowning ceremony and presentations for
              best floats and banners.

 14:45 - Maypole dancing by year 2 Goostrey               School

 15:00 - Silk Brass Playing on field.

            - Waters Green Morris dancing on school              playground

            - Tea for Goostrey Rose Queen 2019, her              attendants and their families

 15:30 - Bog Stomping contest

           - Announcement of completion Winners

 16:15 - Prize Draw

 16:30 - Field Cleared for evening events

 19:30 - Family Ceilidh and Barbeque(byob).               ticket details on Ceilidh page and Facebook

Sunday 30th June 2019

Rose Day Service At St Lukes Church. 10:30 am preceded by refreshments at 09:45am.

All welcome to join the service in their Rose Day costumes.

Order of Procession 2019

  1. Traction engine and trailer - 1902 John Fowler - owned and driven by Terry and Des Bostock

  2. Steam roller - owned and driven by Jack Carbutt

  3. Alderley District Scout Band

  4. Town crier - car owned and driven by Bob Nicholson

  5. Retiring Rose Queen 2018 Miss Samantha Drucker and attendants

  6. Visiting Queens

  7. Goostrey Gooseberry Society

  8. Budge's Surprise

  9. Congleton YFC

  10. Goostrey Preschool

  11. Wedding Party

  12. Garden Gang

  13. Under the Sea

  14. Cops and Robbers

  15. Circus

  16. Pirates

  17. Gold Rose Queen - car owned and driven by Beverley Giles

  18. Tractor and trailer with penny farthing ordinary cycle 1878 - owned by Peter Swash

  19. Audley Brass Band

  20. Funky Disco Dancers

  21. Children of the World

  22. Four Seasons

  23. Cheerleaders

  24. Goostrey Rosebud Queen 2019 Matilda Few, her last in waiting and attendants

  25. John Bull and Britannia - car owned and driven by Mike and Sally Ball

  26. Maids of honour and petal throwers

  27. Special Forces

  28. Crown, Sword and Sceptre bearers

  29. Goostrey Rose Queen 2019 Miss Casey Wakefield, her attendants and train bearers - landau from Oak Tree Carriages

  30. John Deere Gator - driven by Mel Brown