Tags: Town Events
Brackley Town Council and the Jubilee Community Events Committee is celebrating today after being awarded £9,972.00 in funding from The National Lottery Community Fund, the largest funder of community activity in the UK.
Brackley Town Council will use their funding to put towards the costs of the one-off spectacular 'Brackley Platinum Jubilee Festival' event for HM The Queen's Platinum Jubilee... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 19 May 2022 14:34 by Georgia Connor
On Saturday 14 May, Councillor Paul Wiltshire was elected as the new mayor of Brackley Town Council during the annual traditional mayor making ceremony.
The ceremony started at 12 noon in the Civic Hall of Brackley Town Hall, and began with the former Mayor, Councillor Don Thompson giving an overview of his time in role in 2021/22.
Representatives of South Northants Youth Engagement (SNYE) and Mental... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 16 May 2022 12:54 by Georgia Connor
Press Release: Brackley Town Council has announced plans to light a Beacon for The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee
We are proud to be part of The Queen's Platinum Jubilee Beacons and Associated Activities on June 2, 2022.
Brackley Town Council has announced plans to light a Beacon for The Queen's Platinum Jubilee on the evening of Thursday, June 2, 2022.
The Beacon is one of thousands being lit in the UK and the Commonwealth, and forms part of the official programme announced by Buckingham Palace for... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 13 May 2022 11:57 by Georgia Connor
A busy year ahead! Make sure you don't miss out on these key Brackley events. Get your diaries and pencil in the following dates…
- Brackley Wedding Fair: Saturday 5 March
- The Queen's Platinum Jubilee Weekend: 2 June - 5 June
- Family fun day/beacon lighting with live music and entertainment: Thursday 2 June
- Children's crown making workshops: Friday 3 June
- Brackley Carnival: Saturday 4 June... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 07 Feb 2022 09:55 by Georgia Connor
On Saturday 5 March 2022, Brackley Town Council will host its first Wedding Fair at Brackley Town Hall and Egerton Hall. The event will open to the public at 10am until 2pm. It is free entry for anyone to attend.
There will be a large selection of local wedding suppliers ready to help you plan and make your day extra special. Parking is limited around both venues so please walk if you can.
Did you get... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 26 Jan 2022 17:11 by Georgia Connor
Brackley Town Council and the Community Events Committee present the Brackley programme of events for The Queen's Platinum Jubilee Bank Holiday Weekend. Further details and locations will be announced in due course.
Thursday 2 June: Family Fun Day, Beacon Lighting, Live Music & Entertainment
Friday 3 June: Children's Crown Making Workshops
Saturday 4 June: Brackley Carnival
Sunday 5 June: A Service... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 14 Jan 2022 14:17 by Georgia Connor
Unfortunately the Brackley Christmas Lantern Parade and Community Carol Service will not go ahead this weekend as planned in the town.
However, we have a Plan B!
We would hate for the effort and hard work that has gone into the lanterns to go to waste so we are asking families instead to light their lanterns on Sunday evening at 6pm inside gardens or outside front doors so they can still be lit 'together'.... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 16 Dec 2021 15:31 by Georgia Connor
Due to the festive period next week, the Brackley Charter Market will take place on Tuesday 21 December instead of Friday 24 December.
The market will open as usual from 08:00am.
Apologies for any inconvenience this may cause.
Posted: Thu, 16 Dec 2021 13:37 by Georgia Connor
As you may be aware Brackley Town Council is organising the town's first Christmas Tractor Run on Sunday 12 December. This involves a "rolling" road closure in a number of areas of Brackley and closure of the section of Poppyfields Way from Orion Drive to Juno Crescent. Diversions will be in place via Orion Drive and Juliet Drive where required.
The areas affected are Poppyfields Way, Humphries Drive,... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 07 Dec 2021 12:24 by Georgia Connor
Due to the current weather warnings in place, we are extremely sorry to say that the Brackley Christmas Lantern Parade & Light Switch On will not go ahead this evening.
This decision has not been made lightly by the council but as the lantern parade involves so many families and young children, we have to put safety first.
The Christmas lights will be switched on tonight in town and the market is... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 27 Nov 2021 12:19 by Georgia Connor