FORMER CHAIR TO BE PRESIDENT OF GOOSTREY ROSE DAY

Julia Sewell, who is a former Chair of the Rose Day Committee, will be the President of this year’s festival on Saturday 26 June. Julia, who was a member of the committee for many years and Chair for five years from 2006, says she is looking forward to the event even though its exact format […]

GOOSTREY ROSE QUEEN WILL BE CROWNED THIS YEAR

13-year-old Cate Clayton who should have been the 2020 Goostrey Rose Queen will definitely be crowned this year. The Committee was forced to cancel most of 2020 Rose Day due to the Covid-19 pandemic but is determined to do as much as possible in 2021. However there remains considerable uncertainty surrounding the exit from lockdown […]

GOOSTREY ROSE DAY

The Rose Day committee is determined to celebrate Rose Day on Saturday 26 June, although at the present time because of the Covid 19 restrictions it is unlikely to include all the traditional elements. Last year at very short notice, the committee organised Rose Day at Home, which proved a great success and so if […]