Celebrations

QUEEN VICTORIA DIAMOND JUBILEE 1897

Coronation Arch, College St.

Procession, Alfred St (High St).

 

KING EDWARD VII CORONATION 1902

Procession on Esplanade and in Regent St

Decorations in Alfred St (High St)

Children’s Party at Lifeboat Pavilion

EMPIRE DAY 1909

Although not certain it is believed that this photo, dated 1909, is likely to be of the Empire Day celebration in that year.

GEORGE V & QUEEN MARY CORONATION 1911

Reverse of Abingdon St arch

H. Dare, prizewinner.

 

GEORGE V SILVER JUBILEE 1935

 

GEORGE VI & QUEEN ELIZABETH CORONATION 1937

 

V.E. DAY 8th May 1945

Street parties

Masqueraders from The Crown Inn. Photo courtesy of Ann Popham.

 

QUEEN ELIZABETH II CORONATION 1953

Coronation Arch, Victoria St

Children’s Tea at Herrings Coach Station.

 

QUEEN ELIZABETH II SILVER JUBILEE 1977

Street parties.

 

QUEEN ELIZABETH II’s 90th BIRTHDAY

Copy of address read by Town Crier Alastair Murray:

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