Salehurst and Robertsbridge Parish Council

Other Local Events

Other things going on in Salehurst and Robertsbridge over the King's Coronation holiday weekend


In addition to "Party at the Park", the main free community event on Saturday 6th May at R0BERTSBRIDGE VILLAGE HALL (see Coronation Community Event page for details) all the following celebratory events are taking place in the village:



Saturday 6th May


St Marys Church Bellringers 'Ring for the King' 10am


See Coronation Community Event Page here for details of the main free community event "Party at the Park" for all Salehurst & Robertsbridge families and their friends and families 2pm - 6pm at ROBERTSBRIDGE VILLAGE HALL. The event has been timed to follow on from the Coronation at Westminster Abbey which will start at 11am and HAS BEEN MOVED FROM THE RECREATION GROUND DUE TO UNSETTLED WEATHER. The event schedule will be available in local shops before the day or you will be able to view or print a copy here.



Sunday 7th May


Robertsbridge Bonfire Society, Soap Box Derby. 1-6pm

Run and race your homemade 'soap box' downhill on Church Lane: a timed event but not a race! The theme for the event will be 'Keeping up with the Royals' Red White and Blue. Minimum age is 16. An afternoon event with road closure in the centre of Salehurst.


Coronation Big Lunch - Informal family/street celebrations- street parties etc Check with your neighbours if something is planned for your street.




Monday 8th May


St Mary's Church 'Love your Church' volunteering event 2-4pm

An opportunity to help clean up the Churchyard and clean the Church. Refreshments will be provided. This is your chance to locally join in the National 'Big Help Out' initiative.




All Weekend


The George Inn Special Coronation food all weekend





Various additional local events are planned over the weekend:



Friday 5th May Salehurst School PTA Barn Dance, Robertsbridge Village Hall 7pm-11pm Barn dancing with live music from Swallowtails, with a caller. Tickets £10 available in advance from Robertsbridge Village Store, or £12 on the door. Punk Tacos street food van will serving Mexican fare.


Friday 5th May The George Inn Live Band Brothers From Another Cover Music from 8.30pm with food and snacks available from 6pm till 9.30pm



Saturday 6th May Robertsbridge Club Quoincidence the UK's premier authentic Status Quo Tribute Band Music from 8pm A private event at Robertsbridge Club.



Sunday 7th May Salehurst Halt Live music (after the Soap Box Derby)




The information above was correct at 18th April, please check back here for updates. If you are aware of any errors please email