ALDERNEY WEEK 2014 : TREASURE ISLAND

What''s this year''s programme?

 

PROGRAMME OF EVENTS 2014

The printed  56-page programme (£1.50) with full details and much more will be available at the end of this week and will be on sale at Alderney's Newsagents, at LeCocqs, Jean Stores and the Airport buffet

 

 (Tide Table is local time) 

Alderney Week 2014 starts on Saturday 2 August

Saturday 2 August:

High Tide: 11:25  - Low Tide 17:56 

07:45am  Christian Men's Prayer Breakfast - Salvation Army

09:00-1:30pm Kayaking adventure in transparent canoes around Longis Bay (three 1-hour sessions)

10:00am  Registration for entries to Junior Tennis Tournaments 

2:00pm  Official Opening Parade Alderney Week 2014 - this time with a Brollies & Pirates parade 

2:30pm on the Butes: KFA Spectacular, followed by 

3:30pm Mini Olympics (age 2-12) Mini Pirate Capers with Adult contests thrown in, waterslide, pony rides and more... ,

2:30pm & 3:30pm – Railway rides on board the Alderney Railway

8:00pm  Opening  Party with an amazing UK Rock Band "The Allbeats"   

10:30pm Mr. Alderney 2014 fun contest

11:00pm more of the "Allbeats"

from midnight till 7:00am "Woodstock"  Quarry Party   

 

 

Sunday 3 August:

High Tide: 12:01 - Low Tide 18:39

from 09:30am - Wombling Clean-up on the Butes the morning after....

10:00-12:00 - Clay Pigeon Shooting

10:00am -1:00pm  Art Exhibition at Pré Studio

10:30am Special Alderney Week ecumenical service with the Alderney Blowers in St. Anne’s Church

11:00am  Registration for all late entries to Tennis Tournaments

2:00pm   Victoria Street Market with live music by different bands

2:00pm The Alderney Ukaleles play

2:30pm   Junior Short Tennis Competitions: 8s and under

2:30pm   Tennis Competitions for 10s and under

2:30pm & 3:30pm – Railway rides on board the Alderney Railway

2:30pm   Holiday Prince and Princess Contest 

3:00pm  The Alderney Island Band plays

3:00pm   Treasure Hunt Registration at the Curiosity Shop (opposite the Georgian House)

3:00pm Beatles Tribute Band plays in the Georgian House

3:30pm   Excerpts from "Treasure Island" - Memorial Gardens

4:30pm  Tennis Competitions for 12s and under

5:00pm  Beach Volleyball (age 14+) Braye Beach

8:00 pm  Big Family Quiz Night on the Butes

8:00pm   Alderney Cinema: "Godzilla"

9:30pm  The Ghosts of Fort Tourgis - a spooky and entertaining experience not to be missed!

9:30pm Karaoke at The Campania

 

Monday 4 August - Cavalcade Day:  Alderney''s Official August Bank Holiday

HIgh Tide: 12:49  - Low Tide 19:38

from 08:00 onwards - setting up of stalls and tents on the Butes... we need lots of helpers and volunteers!

09:00am Tennis Competition for 14s and under

10:00am -1:00pm  Art Exhibition at Pré Studio

11:00am Tennis Competition of 16s and under

12:30pm Cavalcade Assembly of Floats for judging at Jackie Main''s Yard

1:00 pm Cavalcade Parade from Jackie Main''s Yard to the High Street, down Victoria Street and up the Butes

1:30 pm Cavalcade fun starts on the Butes with a packed programme of entertainment, the Alderney Blowers, the Alderney

KFA and loads of fun contests, and much more....

6:30 pm Pre-theatre picnic at the Island Hall Gardens

8:00 pm Outdoor performance of "Treasure Island" by the Rain or Shine Theatre Company

from 10:00pm  Star gazing at Fort Tourgis with astronomer Michael Maunder

... and later that night: Bunker Party  

 

 

Tuesday 5 August:

High Tide: 14:01 - Low Tide 08:10

09:00am Odd Spot Competition

09:30am Auditions for Alderney's Got Talent under 16's 

10:00am-12:00 Tap Dancing Session in the Island Hall

10:00am -1:00pm  Art Exhibition at Pré Studio

11:00-3:30pm Kayaking adventure in transparent canoes around Longis Bay (three 1-hour sessions)

11:30am Young  Pavement Artists Competition - aged 7 and under

12:00  Family Dinghy Scramble

1:30pm  Fun Triathlon (cycle, run and then swim) 

2:00pm Putting & Chipping Competition

2:30pm  Wheels on Fire

5:30pm  Fashion with a Fizz - Fashion Show

5:00pm  30 Signals Football Match against the Alderney Nomands 

6:00pm  Yard of Ale Competition at the Rose & Crown

6:30pm  Pre-theatre picnic at the Island Hall Gardens

8:00pm  Outdoor performance of "Treasure Island" by the Rain or Shine Theatre Company

8:00pm    Alderney Cinema: "Godzilla"

8:00pm-midnight Teenage Tent  Disco Party (age 12-16)

8:30pm Creatures at Night Fun Family Discovery Walk

9:30pm Live music with Bring Your Sisters at the Georgian House  

 

Wednesday 6 August:

High Tide: 15:33 - Low Tide 09:43

 

10:00am-12:00 Tap Dancing Session in the Island Hall

10:00am -1:00pm  Art Exhibition at Pré Studio

10:30am Sandcastle Competition

12:30-5:00pm  Kayaking adventure in transparent canoes around Longis Bay (three 1-hour sessions)

1:30pm -4:30pm  Junior Fishing Competition with a Twist

2:00pm   Canine Capers

2:00pm   Uphill Race

2:00pm - 6:00pm   Geo Caching with the The Vlad Pack . Assembling at the Peace Garden

8:15pm  Alderney Blowers' Prelude Concert

9:00pm  Gala Spectacular

 ... and later...Bunker Party at The Guns

 

Thursday 7 August:

High tide 16:56 - Low Tide 11:13

 

09:30-5:00pm Discover Bibette Head, creating a Living Island. Join the 30 Signals Regiment in an exciting restoration      project

10:00am Junior 5-Aside Football (under 16s)

10:00am -1:00pm  Art Exhibition at Pré Studio

10:30am Beach Olympics (age 8-12)

3:30pm  the Great Duck Race

4:00pm Man-Powered Flight

7:30pm Blowers'' Concert in St. Anne''s Church

from 7:30pm- "Tapas and Music" at Gloria's Food

8:00pm  Alderney Cinema: "Belle"

9:30pm  The Ghosts of Fort Tourgis - a spooky and entertaining experience not to be missed!   

...and later tonight: Bunker Party

  

Friday 8 August:

High Tide: 18:04 - Low Tide 12:20

05:30-08:00 Discover Alderney at dawn all with a big Alderney Breakfast

10:00 Alderney Week Fun Run (registration and warm-up aerobics 09:30am)

10:00am -1:00pm  Art Exhibition at Pré Studio

12:00 Young Pavement Artists Competition: Age 8-10

4:00pm  Daft Raft Race

9:00pm "Stars For Your Eyes 2014" - an amazing show of Alderney talent

9:30pm Live Music with Bring your Sisters at the Georgian House

 

 

Saturday 9 August:

HIgh Tide: 19:00 - Low Tide 13:13

08:00  9-hole Golf Open Competition

10:00 5-Aside Football (Adults)

10:00am -1:00pm  Art Exhibition at Pré Studio

10:00am Waiters & Waitresses Wheelbarrow Race

10:30am  Towncrier Competition

11:00am  Man of Iron and Iron Lady Contest

12:00-2:00pm Beach Discovery - Longis 

2:00pm  Longis Wall Ball & Picnic- a brand new event!! 

2:30pm  Panning for Gold - Longis Beach

2:30pm  Last  KFA Special Performance

2:30pm & 3:30pm Train Ride on board the Alderney Railway

3:00pm-5:00pm Alderney''s Got Talent (under 16's) Show on the Butes

5:00pm-8:00pm Kayaking adventure in transparent canoes around Longis Bay (three 1-hour sessions) 

9:00pm Torchlight Procession, followed by Grand Fireworks Finale,  and live music with Ronnie & Friends

from midnight until 7:00am "Quarry 2014" Quarry Party  

 

 

 


Sunday 10 August:

08:00 18 hole Golf Open Competition

from 09:30am - Wombling Clean-up on the Butes the morning after..

10:00am -1:00pm  Art Exhibition at Pré Studio

2:00pm onwards: Chill-out to live music on The Butes

2:30pm & 3:30pm Train Ride on board the Alderney Railway

3:00pm Live music with “Bring your Sisters” at the Georgian House

3:00pm Wild Hogs Parade

6:00pm Songs and Praise on The Butes- all welcome

8:00pm    Alderney Cinema: "Belle"

9:30pm Karaoke Night at the Campania

 

.....and there's more the following week:

***Alderney Sailing Club Golden Anniversary Ball Friday 15 Aug

*** Rock 2 Rock Festival * Saturday 16 Aug

** Harbour Festival Sunday 17 Aug

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found:

MISS ALDERNEY 2014!  

 

 Miss Alderney 2014 is Emma Etheredge who was crowned by Miss Alderney 2013, her sister  Maria at the Easter Saturday Miss  Alderney Celebration Disco Party   
 

 

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