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Diamond Jubilee: Older residents get together in Coolfin Road, Canning Town

PUBLISHED: 09:30 03 June 2012

Jubilee Garden Party at Stanley Holloway Court Canning Town retirement home.
Pearly King  Alf Dole,

Jubilee Garden Party at Stanley Holloway Court Canning Town retirement home. Pearly King Alf Dole,

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Taking a leaf out her Majesty’s book, the residents of a Canning Town retirement home threw a garden party for their Diamond Jubilee.

Residents of Stanley Holloway Close, in Coolfin Road, sat outside in the unusually mild weather for a very traditional event.

Run by Anchor House, a charity in nearby Barking Road, there was plenty of bunting, hot food, and a singer performing all the old favourites throughout the afternoon.

Local supermarket Nisa also donated £1,000 to fund the party which was presented to Cllr Pat Holland.


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