Chippenham's Platinum Jubilee Events

14th May – 23rd July
Queen and Country exhibition - Chippenham Museum

Twin exhibitions with two different responses to the English Monarchy, marking both Queen Elizabeth II’s 70th anniversary as monarch and the 38th Anniversary of the start of the English Civil War.

A large-scale civil war re-enactment will take place in the Town on 23rd – 24th July. A special opening will take place on 4th June with the English Civil War Society. Free Entry.

Monday 23rd May
Happy Days Platinum Jubilee Show - Neeld (2.00pm)

The spectacular show ‘Happy Days’ is a patriotic, uplifting, feel-good show, full of well-known songs that will touch your heart and make you smile.

30th May – 4th June
The ‘Joy of Community’ bunting - Yelde Hall

Decorated triangular flags are displayed as bunting. Created by local people in various mediums the flags are a personal and artistic response to what our community means. Free entry.

70 years- 70 faces, Photographic Portraits, Yelde Hall.

Photographic Portraits of the Chippenham Community by Chippenham Museum Photo Club. Free entry.

Thursday 2nd June
Jubilee Market, High Street

Trooping The Colour, Live stream in the Neeld (10.00am – 12.25pm). Free entry.

Friday 3rd June
Jubilee Afternoon Tea with the Mayor – Neeld (1.00pm – 3.00pm)

Charter Market, High Street

Saturday 4th June
Civil War Re-enactors, High Street
Charter Market, High Street
Queen and Country exhibition, Chippenham Museum

Sunday 5th June
Picnic on the Park - John Coles Park (11.00am – 5.00pm)

with Chippenham Hospital Radio & Derek Nash Acoustic Jazz Quartet (1.00pm – 3.00pm)