The Queen's Platinum Jubilee
This year, the nation is celebrating Queen Elizabeth II's Platinum Jubilee, marking 70 years on the throne! Queen Elizabeth II is the first ever British monarch to celebrate a platinum jubilee. The Queen came to the throne on 6th February 1952 and her coronation took place at Westminster Abbey on 2nd June 1953. Children can join in the celebrations with our regal, royal - and fun - crafts and activities!