Getting arty for jubilee

Getting arty for jubilee

Getting arty for jubilee

First published in Celebrating the Queen's Diamond Jubilee

CHILDREN got in to the jubilee spirit as they put their creative skills to the test.

The youngsters took part in the first of a series of workshops at the Steam Museum next to the Royal Road Exhibition on the museum’s Station Platform.

Families dropped in throughout the day to take part in the fun and created hats, crowns and flags Today the celebrations will continue with cake decorating experts from the Cupcake Passion Company on hand to offer advice as families try their hand at the art of cupcake decorating between 10am and 4.30pm.

Coun Garry Perkins, the cabinet member for culture, said: “Children and their families are sure to have a lot of during this special week, making hats, crowns, flags and special cupcakes for the Queen’s diamond jubilee, as well as enjoying all the usual attractions at Steam.”

The Smiley Cats Kidz Club will be back for the holidays with morning sessions on June 6 and 7, Spaces need to be booked on 01793 700221.

Send us your news, pictures and videos

Most read stories

Local Info

Enter your postcode, town or place name

About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree