Suffolk: Rain fails to deter Diamond Jubilee celebrations

UNDETERRED by the rain and cold Diamond Jubilee celebrations have place across Suffolk today.

Communities across the county have joined together to pay their tribute to The Queen and celebrate her 60-year reign as the country’s monarch.

Elsewhere, Diamond Jubilee river pageant spectators shrugged off the cold, damp and wet conditions that have shrouded London.

The gloomy weather is in contrast to the recent heatwave but the river banks in central London were filled with crowds.

Pageant Master Adrian Evans said: “There is some rain around, but it has not dampened any spirits.