Right royal celebration

A street party and outdoor lunch to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the Queen’s Coronation saw hundreds of people turn out.

Sunday’s Big Coronation Lunch, in Adeyfield’s Queen’s Square, was organised by the local neighbourhood action group and Dacorum Borough Council.

Coronation celebrations at Adeyfield's Queen's Square, Hemel Hempstead, 2013.

Coronation celebrations at Adeyfield's Queen's Square, Hemel Hempstead, 2013.

Tables were set up so that people could eat their lunch together and Sarah Hubbard, one of the organisers, said: “They were completely full throughout most of the day.”

All entertainment was free including fun fair rides, face painting, crafts and performances by community groups.

Council tenant development officer Sarah said: “It was a big success.”