How did you celebrate?

Pile of old black and white photos to encourage people to send us their old jubilee photos.

Send us your

Jubilee Photos

Send us a photo, video or audio of your Platinum Jubilee celebrations and Northumberland Archives will store the best of them for for future generations.

Roman soldier holding one of our jubilee beacons at Vindolanda in Northumberland.

Beacons

Lighting up Northumberland

On the night of Thursday 2 June there was 45 Beacons lit in 35 locations across Northumberland.

Queen's Green Canopy

Plant a tree for the Jubilee

We’ve linked up with residents, schools, community groups, towns and parishes across Northumberland to plant tree saplings this winter.

Children planting trees in Ovington Northumberland to celebrate the Jubilee.
Volunteers working on a Jubilee community event.

Local Funding

A little bit of extra help

Almost 200 individual grants have been given out to groups across the county, covering a wide range of celebratory events and schemes