Latest London news, sport & entertainment

Local Weather

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 13°C

min temp: 5°C

Five-day forecast

Video: The Queen meets crowds at Barnardo’s headquarters in Barkingside

The Queen and The Duchess of Cambridge visited Barnardo's in Barkinside today. 


The Queen and The Duchess of Cambridge visited Barnardo's in Barkinside today.

Tuesday, December 10, 2013
5:33 PM

The new building for the headquarters of children’s charity Barnardo’s was officially opened this afternoon by the Queen.

To send a link to this page to a friend, you must be logged in.

Children armed with flags and flowers patiently waited for her to finish her one hour tour of the building in Tanners Lane, Barkingside so they could meet her.

Her Majesty, who is the patron of Barnardo’s, visited at about 3pm this afternoon with the Duchess of Cornwall who is the president of the charity.

They both heard about the charity’s work.

Did you go this afternoon? Tweet us your pictures @ilfordrecorder or send them to newsdesk@ilfordrecorder.co.uk.

Share this article

0 comments

   Local advertisers

Multimedia

More news articles

Click here to read the Digital Edition of the Ilford Recorder on screen
Use our Wedding site to help you plan your big day!
At WeddingSite we know how much you have to organise for your wedding day, that's why we have designed a set of FREE, simple-to-use tools to make the planning process easy & hassle-free. FIND OUT MORE
Find a date using our online dating and friend finder
You can meet new friends, find romance or simply meet up online with people sharing similar interests and hobbies. FIND OUT MORE
Find a local business using our online directory search
Need a plumber? Or a florist? Or anything else? Search our business directory to find Ilford businesses in just a few seconds. FIND OUT MORE
Family notices from the Ilford Recorder, with readers' tributes
In memoriam, birthdays, weddings, anniversaries, best wishes & special days. FIND OUT MORE

Around the Web See all