Last Sunday (15th May), we hosted the final bake of our Junior Church Platinum Pudding: ‘The Queen Elizabeth Platinum Pudding Surprise’. Sadly, not all of our children and young people who have helped over the weeks were able to join us.
Over recent weeks 15 children and young people have been involved in creating the pudding. Key elements have been baked and tasted ready for the final bringing together, when the meringue was added before popping it into a very hot oven.
When cut open the surprise was clear. The cooked strawberry and vanilla ice-creams had not melted. The chocolate and vanilla ‘sponges’ had helped create the shape of the crown. It was decorated and served with strawberry jewels.
We were delighted, as you can see from the photo below, that the Queen was able to pop in for a quick visit.
The celebrations for the Platinum Jubilee continue on 5th June with our Jubilee Celebration Day in the Galilee Gardens – do join us then!
In other news…
BBGA Platinum Afternoon Tea
The BBGA Platinum Afternoon Tea is a once-in-a-lifetime chance for 1st Bletchley Boys’ Brigade and Girls’ Association (BBGA) members and their families to celebrate the reign of our patron! This will take place on 4th June, from 2.30pm-4.30pm.
There will family games and activities on offer, along with an afternoon tea of sandwiches, cake and ice cream!
More information for BBGA members and families on this event can be found on our website.
Lighthouse Registration Open!
Registration for the children’s holiday club Lighthouse is open!
You can sign your child up here. Simply specify that you’re wishing to attend Lighthouse ‘Bletchley South’ in the form so that you can be allocated with us.
If you feel you able, you can also sign up to volunteer.
More information about Lighthouse can also be found here.
A special worship service will be taking place on the evening of 29th May, in which you are invited to send in any song or hymn requests.
Further details can be found here.
On the Canals…
More details coming soon…
Vegetarian options are also available.
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