A Platinum Jubilee Picnic

Cathedral Grounds
Sunday 5 June 2022 12:00 - 15:00

Peterborough Cathedral is inviting people to celebrate The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee on Sunday 5th June by coming along to an outdoor picnic on the green in front of the Cathedral, from 12 noon until 3.00pm.

The picnic will be followed by a special service of Choral Evensong at 3.30pm, attended by the dignitaries including the Lords Lieutenant of Cambridgeshire, Northamptonshire and Rutland, and representatives of Peterborough City Council.

At the picnic there will be some free food stalls including a hog roast, tea and coffee, soft drinks and ice cream (for those who have registered in advance), as well as entertainment. Guests are invited to bring a blanket or a deckchair to sit on, dress for the weather, and come along to enjoy the occasion. You may also like to bring ome of your own picnic food.


Thanks to the support of the National Lottery Community Fund this event is offered free of charge.

Please register in advance via the Cathedral's TicketSource page in order to benefit from the free food stalls at the picnic.

It is not necessary to register to attend the service.

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