Entries by Poonam Gupta

Colour & Light Fill the Town

Colour & Light Fill the Town In the early hours of Sunday morning, teams of people arrived at Aylesbury’s Discover Bucks Museum. Armed with garlands of flowers, popcorn machines, henna, drums and more, they completed the final decorations and preparations for the Festival of Lights event. A Warm Welcome to All As the gates opened, […]

Lighting Up the Dark

It’s time to lighten up the dark! November is the month for fireworks, bonfires and the Hindu celebration of Diwali. All these events encourage people to gather and celebrate. Together, we banish the darkness with uplifting activities that warm the heart and soul. Holy Cow Community is delighted to invite you to Aylesbury’s Festival of […]

Eminent on an Elephant!

Eminent on an Elephant! Aylesbury’s Festival of Lights is full of surprises. This year, our lantern parade saw the town’s Mayor arrive in the Market Square on the back of an elephant! Harminder is a showstopping mechanical elephant and riding her over the cobbles to the Clock Tower was no mean feat for Cllr Tim […]

Join the Diwali Light Parade 2022

Join the Diwali Light Parade Save the date for this year’s Festival of Lights celebration in Aylesbury! We invite you to join us on Sunday 30 October 2022 for an energising community celebration. Can I tempt you with energising music, Bollywood Dancing, Dhol drumming and a lantern parade? All of this will be taking place […]

Counting Down to Aylesbury’s Festival of Lights 2021

The final plans are coming together for the Aylesbury’s Festival of Lights celebration. The Holy Cow Community team and our sponsors cannot wait to see you on the afternoon of Saturday 13 November at Discover Bucks Museum! How will we be celebrating Diwali? This community festival has everything you would expect from a joyous celebration. […]