Thornton Cleveleys Gala

Thornton Cleveleys Gala

Thornton Cleveleys Gala stretches years back in time to 1898 – it’s an annual celebration for the town. Everyone comes out in force to enjoy a day of entertainment and fun!

Thornton Cleveleys Gala Day 2019

Sunday 9 June

A day of fun and community spirit for everyone to enjoy.

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The theme for this years Gala Day is Mardi Gras!

Watch this space for more details.

Can you help Thornton Cleveleys Gala?

Thornton-Cleveleys Gala use the old air raid shelter on King Georges Playing Fields. It’s been used for the last 30 years but recently the hut has been severely damaged. Cracks are appearing in the concrete roof due to children jumping on it, bricks being removed from the wall and the roof being set on fire this year.

The equipment store is now in drastic condition with the Gala having to replace the majority of the equipment year on year due to the damp conditions it is stored in. Wyre Council and an independent contractor have quoted to get the hut repaired but your help is needed to do this.

Help Thornton Cleveleys Gala to raise £2000 to repair their storage hut

If the hut isn’t repaired this type of event won’t be able to continue as so much equipment can’t be replaced every year. If anyone can help either to donate money for the repairs or donate equipment the Gala team will be eternally grateful.

Just click on the photo or this link to donate online.

Photos of Thornton Cleveleys Gala





Volunteers Needed

Planning for the Gala is well under way, but the Committee could always do with the help of more people. Particularly those who could help to marshal on the day.

If you are interested please get in touch. If you can’t make meetings that’s not a problem, but if you can commit to help either on the day or before hand that would be great.

Each year everyone want bigger and better. To achieve that needs more volunteers!!

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Please don’t ask Visit Cleveleys if you have a query – we are just the messengers 🙂

Thornton Gala Queen and Retinue
Thornton Gala Queen 2015 and Retinue (Photo: Sue Baker)

Cheerleaders from Manor Beach School
Cheerleaders from Manor Beach School (Photo: Sue Baker)

Thornton Primary School
Thornton Primary School (Photo: Sue Baker)

Royles Brook Primary School
Royles Brook Primary School (Photo: Sue Baker)

Baines Endowed Primary School
Baines Endowed Primary School (Photo: Sue Baker)

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