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Toolkit To Plan Your Jubilee

We’ve put together a range of useful templates and materials to help you with your Platinum Jubilee celebrations.

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Platinum Champions Awards

In honour of the great example Her Majesty The Queen has set in her 70 years of service, RVS has launched the Platinum Champions Awards for volunteers.

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BBC Platinum Party at the Palace

Broadcast live on BBC One and BBC iPlayer, the Platinum Party at the Palace on 4th June.

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Consultation to extend licensing hours

Pubs, clubs and bars could be allowed to stay open for an extra 2 hours over extended bank holiday weekend.

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The Royal Mint unveils unique commemorative 50p design

The Royal Mint has unveiled the design of a new commemorative 50p to mark Her Majesty the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee, which is the first 50p to celebrate a royal event.

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Platinum Jubilee Medal revealed

Culture Secretary unveils design of medal for Her Majesty The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee

In Pictures: The UK’s history of Jubilee Medals

The design for Her Majesty The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Medal has been unveiled. To celebrate this occasion, we take a look back at the United Kingdom’s long tradition of Jubilee medals stretching back over many years.

Prue’s Bobotie Recipe

“I’m South African by birth, and the one dish I remember loving all through my childhood is this bobotie. It’s a sort of cross between a shepherd’s pie and moussaka, mildly curried, and is a reflection of South Africa’s history of Dutch and Malaysian influences.”