GDPA Events

The Grace Dieu Parents’ Association (GDPA) organise a variety of outstanding fund-raising events each year.

Grace Dieu is hosting its first Outdoor Cinema event – showing The Greatest Showman in its great grounds! Come along and sing to Zac Efron and Hugh Jackman in this year’s smash hit musical!

The event, which is open to everyone – parents, local families and fans of musicals – is taking place on Saturday 15th September.  As well as the cinema commencing at 7.30pm, the School will be alive with a variety of family fun and entertainment from 4pm – including bouncy castles, slides, and games such as ‘hook a duck’.  There will be some delicious food in the shape of a BBQ, along with a fully stocked bar!

Booking information:

  • Time: Gates open at 4pm, cinema screening starts at 7.30pm.
  • Cost: This is a limited ticket event. Please buy your ticket for car parking in advance (which includes entrance to watch the screening) for £35 per car by transferring £35 to The GDPA, Sort Code 30-98-97, Account Number – 35195668 using your surname as reference.  Once you have transferred the money, please email  You will then receive an email back which is your receipt. Tickets will be available to collect from reception at Grace Dieu Manor School 24 hours after you have received your confirmation email and up to 5pm on Friday 14th September.  Thereafter they will be available to collect on the day from the gate. Tickets will be sold at the gate on the evening however once we reach full capacity, we will have to close the gate so you may be turned away.  We would encourage you to purchase your tickets in advance.  Gates open at 4pm and close at 7:15pm.  Unlimited rides on the bouncy castles and slides can be bought on the day for £5 per child.
  • Entertainment: There will be food and drink available to purchase at the event from 4pm, including a delicious BBQ, sweet stall, popcorn stand and fully stocked bar.
  • What to bring: Please bring chairs, picnic blankets and warm clothes – it will be cold later on. Those with chairs will be encouraged to sit towards the side/back of the audience.
  • Weather: The event will go ahead whatever the weather – the screen is waterproof, just watch the weather forecast and come prepared!  In the case of torrential rain and high winds, we will move the screening to our sports hall, although space may then be limited.

For more information, or to book your event ticket, please contact the GDPA by emailing

GDPA Events