20 pictures showing how Littlehampton, East Preston and Rustington celebrated Prince William and Kate Middleton’s wedding 10 years ago

Children across the area swapped school uniforms for shades of red, white and blue on April 29, 2011, as the royal wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton was celebrated with street parties and special lunches.

Wednesday, 28th April 2021, 8:48 am
Updated Wednesday, 28th April 2021, 9:01 am
The royal parade and dancing at East Preston Infants School. Picture: Malcolm McCluskey
The royal parade and dancing at East Preston Infants School. Picture: Malcolm McCluskey

Union Flags fluttered in the breeze as pupils took part in a variety of activities and there was a carnival atmosphere as excited children enjoyed their celebrations in glorious sunshine, weather fit for a king and queen. There were road closures for street parties and a great community atmosphere as food was shared and people danced.

The royal parade and dancing at East Preston Infants School. Picture: Malcolm McCluskey
The royal parade and dancing at East Preston Infants School. Picture: Malcolm McCluskey
The royal parade and dancing at East Preston Infants School. Picture: Malcolm McCluskey
The royal parade and dancing at East Preston Infants School. Picture: Malcolm McCluskey
The royal parade and dancing at East Preston Infants School. Picture: Malcolm McCluskey
The royal parade and dancing at East Preston Infants School. Picture: Malcolm McCluskey
The royal wedding street party in Eaton Park, Wick. Picture: Stephen Goodger
Georgian Gardens School's royal wedding party. Picture: Malcolm McCluskey
Georgian Gardens School's royal wedding party. Picture: Malcolm McCluskey
Georgian Gardens School's royal wedding party. Picture: Malcolm McCluskey
Georgian Gardens School's royal wedding party. Picture: Malcolm McCluskey
Georgian Gardens School's royal wedding party. Picture: Malcolm McCluskey
Georgian Gardens School's royal wedding party. Picture: Malcolm McCluskey
Georgian Gardens School's royal wedding party. Picture: Malcolm McCluskey
Georgian Gardens School's royal wedding party. Picture: Malcolm McCluskey
Georgian Gardens School's royal wedding party. Picture: Malcolm McCluskey
Georgian Gardens School's royal wedding party. Picture: Malcolm McCluskey
Georgian Gardens School's royal wedding party. Picture: Malcolm McCluskey
Georgian Gardens School's royal wedding party. Picture: Malcolm McCluskey