As the whole nation prepares to be gripped by the Diamond Jubilee, pupils at Hampshire Collegiate Prep School are donning their best fancy dress for a royal street party to celebrate the momentous occasion.
On Friday June 1, the co-educational independent school will be turned red, white and blue as children, parents and staff mark 60 years on the throne.

Taking place from 3pm to 5pm, the friends of HCS parent group has organised an afternoon of fun-filled activities. The event will give children the opportunity to dress up in their best Kings and Queens’s outfits, take part in a range of party games as well as enjoy the food on offer and some typically British music.

When? Friday June 1

Time? From 3pm

Where? Hampshire Collegiate Prep School, Embley Park, Romsey, Hampshire, SO51 6ZE

What? Cutting of the ribbon on the new early years Explorers Garden by the Queen (one of the younger pupils complete with corgi). Plus Jubilee street party with pupils in royal fancy dress with parents and teaching staff.