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Diamond Jubilee in the North West

A mammoth four-day Diamond Jubilee bank holiday has kicked off. Across the North West, hundreds of street parties have been organised, as well as the lighting of Jubilee beacons. Enjoy the pictures, and send us yours!

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Jubilee Beacon lit on Pendle Hill.

The Rossendale & Pendle Mountain Rescue Team have lit a Diamond Jubilee beacon on Pendle Hill.

The Rossendale & Pendle Mountain Rescue Team have lit a Diamond Jubilee beacon on Pendle Hill, near Clitheroe in Lancashire. The Beacon is one of a chain of 4,000 that lit across the UK, with the final one being lit by the Queen at the end of the Diamond Jubilee Concert at Buckingham Palace.

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