Future Events

St Giles' Summer Fair

The traditional Summer Fair will be held on Bank Holiday Monday, 26 August 2019 on the Green in Shipbourne from 12.30pm to 3.30pm, by kind permission of the Fairlawne Estate. The Fair will be opened at 12.30pm by Mr James Swartz of the Fairlawne Estate and will conclude with the Prize Draw at 3.30pm.

The Fair will feature

Dog show: registration for the dog show will take place on the day from 12.30pm. The Dog Show will start at 1.30pm. Each class costs £1 to enter and the winner of each class will automatically qualify for the "Best in Show" category.

Brass band: The Tonbridge and Sevenoaks Training Band will return to play some marvellous music throughout the afternoon.

Beer and Pimms tent


Prize Draw: tickets cost £1 each. You can buy tickets at the Farmers' Market, at the Fair on the day, or from John Playle (phone: 01732 810562). There are some great prizes including £100 in cash and fabulous prizes donated by local businesses.

traditional stalls and races for children

Can you help?

We are looking for helpers to run stalls, the barbecue and the beer tent on the day - do contact the organiser, Viv Packer on 07768 397 936, if you would like to help.

Would you like to contribute produce etc for the stalls? We are looking for

  • cakes
  • homemade preserves and home grown produce
  • bottles (not empties!)
  • bric-a-brac
  • clean toys
  • second hand books

Please bring any contributions on the day.

Harvest Supper

The Harvest Supper will take place on Friday 11 October 2019 in the Barn at the Home Farm, by kind permission of the Fairlawne Estate