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.

Find out when, where and how to mark the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee in Northumberland.

Northumberland Flag blowing in the wind as dawn breaks to illustrate local events.


What's on in Northumberland

Numerous events are being held across the UK and beyond in the lead up to and during the extended bank holiday weekend (Thursday 2 June to Sunday 5 June).


Find out what is taking place near you.

Street Party

Make it a day to remember

We love a street party - ask your parent's, or grandparents and they will all have a story to tell, about the day the whole street came together.


It's a great way to get to know neighbours and meet members of your community. 

Children enjoying a Northumberland Street Party to celebrate the Silver Jubilee.
Roman soldier holding one of our jubilee beacons at Vindolanda in Northumberland.


Lighting up Northumberland

On Thursday 2nd June, more than 1,500 beacons will be lit across the UK and further afield to mark the start of the official Platinum Jubilee weekend.

Find out how you can get involved.

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.

Get Funding

A little bit of extra help

There is a wide range of funding available to help you celebrate the Jubilee in your area.