Jubilee spirit taking over borough’s towns

AMBER Valley Borough Council has received 19 applications for Jubilee street parties, with more expected.

Communications manager at the borough council Luke Barrett, said: “We’re thrilled with the response since we launched our Jubilee Guide to holding a street party which has been promoted heavily through Twitter and Facebook.

“It’s far more than we had for the Royal Wedding last year. The applications are from communities who just want to get into the spirit.”