Stony Stratford is hosting a Big Lunch to mark First World War commemorations and the 75th anniversary of the end of the Second World War.
On June 7, at the Wolverton Road Recreation Ground, the Dakota of the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight (BBMF) will carry out a fly past as recognition of our efforts to mark the 75th anniversary of the end of the Second World War. The Dakota ZA947 built at Long Beach, California in March 1942 has been part of the BBMF since March 1993.
The New Bradwell Silver Band will be playing tunes from the 1940s.
During the Big Lunch there will be a mass Hokey Cokey dance in celebration of its celebration in 1942.
Volunteers from Halifax branches in Buckinghamshire, Bedfordshire and Northamptonshire will be joining together with Stony Stratford Town Council to work on the Big Lunch. They will be providing free afternoon teas.
Entertainment includes Games from the Second World War such as quoits, coconut shy and skittle, Stony 800 – The Crowning of King John, Treasure Hunt for King John’s charter, Punch and Judy, New Bradwell Silver Band and music from StonyLive.