Get your Teddy Bears ready ! The Mayor of Newbury, Councillor Billy Drummond, is inviting families to take part in a Teddy Bears’ Picnic at Victoria Park Bandstand.
Tuesday 31st August is the day that the Teddy Bears have their picnic, which runs from 11 am to 1 pm. There will some light refreshments to purchase and some activities, including a Teddy Bear Treasure Hunt, and a chance for you and your teddy bear to meet the Mayor.
The event is free for all to attend, but there will be opportunities to donate to the Mayor’s Benevolent Fund and his Mayor’s chosen charity, Speakability.
Cllr Drummond said, “I do hope families will come along; it will be great fun for children and families to get involved. We have taken great care to organise this event responsibly and with everyone’s safety the priority. Bring your favourite bear and enjoy our beautiful Victoria Park!”