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Platinum Jubilee

Events to mark the Platinum Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II in Driffield:



2nd June – 4th September – The Platinum Jubilee Driffield Corgi Trail

Complete our unique town centre Corgi Trail

  • Entry forms will be available from The Little Book Emporium, Wonders of the Wolds and Kinship
  • First 100 correct forms back win a fantastic Platinum Jubilee Corgi Medal!

2nd June – 5th June – Driffield in Bloom Platinum Jubilee Flower Festival

Held in partnership with Driffield Town Council the Platinum Flower Festival will be held at All Saints Church From 10.00am to 4.00pm each day and Sunday June 5th 12.00 noon to 4.00pm

  • All welcome.
  • Free Admission

2nd June – Platinum Jubilee Proclamation

A Proclamation by the Town Crier, Brian Fairfield will be made in Umbrella Plaza, Market Place, Driffield on Thursday June 2nd at 2.00pm

2nd June -Platinum Jubilee Thanksgiving Service & Beacon Lighting

Thanksgiving service and Beacon lighting will be on Thursday June 2nd at 7.30pm at Driffield Methodist Church led by Rev Rob Case and featuring Driffield Male Voice Choir walking afterwards to All Saints for refreshments and a preview of the Driffield in Bloom Flower Festival followed by:

  • 9.35pm ‘Diu Reguare’ performed by the Pocklington Pipe Band
  • 9.40pm ‘The Bugle Call’ performed by Luke Gledhill
  • 9.45pm Lighting of the Beacon at All Saints by Mrs Shirley Franklin MBE and Mayor of Driffield, Cllr Mark Blakeston.

4th June – ‘Platinum in the Park’

On Saturday June 4th 2022 from 2.00-8.00pm at North End Park Driffield, ‘Platinum in the Park’ is a family party day filled with fun for all ages featuring:

  • Britain’s Got Talent The Garnett Family,
  • Buckrose Band,
  • LS Dance,
  • All for One Choir,
  • Children’s Sports,
  • The Bubble Fairies,
  • Songs from Yesteryear,
  • Community theatre,
  • Children’s Crafts,
  • Peppa Pig,
  • Two Tossers Pizza
  • And much much more – all with Free Admission