Thanks, Your Majesty for the four-day bank holiday weekend starting on Thursday 2nd of June. We can’t wait:) Hopefully, it will be made a permanent one, we can enjoy year after year.
There will be around 133,000 planned road closures, 2232 public events, and 2330 street parties throughout the whole weekend that will bring together communities and neighbourhoods across the UK to celebrate Her Majesty The Queens' 70 years of service. It's a milestone for the entire nation as she is the first British Monarch to celebrate a Platinum Jubilee.
The government has urged organisers to inform their local council of any disruptive gatherings at least four weeks in advance to help with temporary signage and diversions. Click here to check the events in your area
If you are thinking of organising a street party but don't know where to start, click here to read this easy step by step guide >>>https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/your-guide-to-organising-a-street-party/your-guide-to-organising-a-street-party
According to a BBC survey, around 5 million people will be setting off on day trips or holidays over the period, but if you are staying in London, do explore how different boroughs celebrate.
The main events of the four days will include: the traditional Trooping the Colour, Service of Thanksgiving, Derby horse racing event, and the Platinum Jubilee Pageant. The weather forecast predicts sunshine and warm temperature for the whole 4-days.
If you really want to mark the occasion with an unforgettable Platinum Jubilee Themed Afternoon Tea, these are the best places you can have it: Kona, Westminster; Four Seasons Park Lane, Intercontinental Park Lane, Covent Garden Hotel.