Programme of Events
We request that all visitors park their cars in the field which is adjacent to the school field in order to allow clear access for the procession and assist in keeping everyone safe.
Whilst the procession is in progress access to this field will not be possible in which case please use the field through the gate directly behind the Red Lion Pub.
If you are participating in the procession, please WALK to Booth-Bed Lane rather than drive.
The roads will be closed between 1pm and 2.30pm, beforehand there will be a one way system in place around Booth Bed Lane and Brick Bank Lane.
12:30 - Procession Assembles at Booth Bed Lane
01:00 - Procession sets off
01:40 - Prayers at the cenotaph led by Reverend Ian Godfrey
01:45 - Scout Band playing on school field
as procession arrives
02:00 Crowning ceremony and competition winners
02:50 - Maypole dancing
03:15 - Knottingley Silver Band
03:45 - Tug of War
04:15 - Prize Draw
Sunday 28th June 2015
Rose Day Service At St Lukes Church. 11.00 am preceeded by refreshments at 10.30am.
All welcome to join the service in their Rose Day costumes.
Order of Procession 2016
1902 John Fowler - owned & driven by Terry & Des Bostock
1924 Aveling & Porter - owned & driven by Jack Carbutt
Alderley Edge Scout Band
Retiring Queen 2015 Miss Ellie Davies & Attendants
Car owned and driven by Julie Eagland
Car owned and driven by Beverley Giles
D & M Sheldon (local Dairy man, pet store and newsagents)
Vintage milk float - owned and driven by Mike Sheldon (The Fastest Milkman In The North)
Will'ys Vintage Jeep owned by Mike & Glyn Roberts
Goostrey Gooseberry Society Float
driven by GI Budge & his GI Brides.
Explorer Scout Unit Float
Goostrey Pre-school Float
Cowboys & Indians Float
Under the Sea (Float)
Cops and Robbers (Float)
Pirates of the Caribbean (Float)
Dr Who (Float)
Wedding Party (Float)
Knottingley Silver Band
Gold and Silver Rose Queens
Footballers & Cheerleaders (walking)
Minecraft Mania (walking)
Children of the World (Walking)
Four Seasons (Walking)
Funky Disco Dancers (Walking)
Goostrey Rose Bud Queen 2016 miss Gorgia Davies, lady in waiting and attendants
John Bull and Britannia
Mercedes FL 320 - owned & driven by Mike & Sally Ball
Queens Retinue-Maids of Honour & Petal Throwers
1963 Austin Healey - car owned and driven by Graham Rothwell
Crown Bearer, Sword Bearer, Sceptre Bearer
Goostrey Rose Queen 2016 Miss Charlotte Harvey & Attendants
OakTree Carriages owned by Martin & Gail Ward
Train bearers - car Morris Minor & driven and owned by Gary &Val Dickson
Waters Green Morris Dancers
John Deere Gator
owned and driven by Mel Brown