The week's events
Paint Fleet Pink Week begins with a launch event in the Hart Centre from 10am – 3pm. Several choirs including the YEM Theatre Rock Choir, the Kindred Spirits and Shuffletunes Children’s Choir will be performing throughout the day. There will also be a children’s face painter, a ‘guess the giant teddy’s name’ game and much more to be confirmed.
Pink Salsa Party at El Castello (198 Fleet Road, GU51 4BY)
2 course meal, salsa demo, class and dancing with Gio.
Tickets are £19.95pp. Book with the restaurant on 01252 615447.
Collection at Fleet Train Station
Fleet Fashion Show in the Harlington Centre, compered by Sonali Shah (host of National Lottery/TV presenter).
Tickets are £20 including a glass of pink bubbly. Available from event organiser Emma Molyneux in her Experience Boutique in Fleet (164 Fleet Rd, GU51 4BE), 01252 621035. Doors open at 6.30pm show starts 7.30pm.
Trip Down Memory Lane at All Saints Church Hall. From 2pm with the Ladies in Red (pink!) singing WW2 songs, a fascinating talk from Kevin Whibley and of course Tea & Cake. Tickets £10 (email below for more information)
Sewing Bee Elvetham Heath. May Martin from BBC’s Great British Sewing Bee will chat and mingle Tickets from Sew Busy (Banksomewood Road, GU51 4JS), 01252444220.
Bollywood Curry Evening at WE with professional Bollywood dancers – £20pp / Tables of 8 for £160
A Posh Tea at the Four Seasons.
From 1pm with a talk from fashion stylist and Milliner Beverley Edmondson on ‘how to wear hats’.
Tickets £30pp and available via the email address below
Quiz and Supper Night with De Havilland’s Quiz Mistress Amy!
At All Saints Church Hall from 8pm. Tickets are £10pp (including supper), available from the Paint Fleet Pink email address below.
The week closes in the Hart Centre with choirs and more.
Fleet has a host of great bars to enjoy, playing the best music and serving the best drinks. Explore Propaganda, Cellar Bar and Lounge, The Emporium and Cellar Magneval.