Coronation of His Majesty The King and Her Majesty The Queen Consort

Take a look at how Kensington and Chelsea celebrated the Coronation

The Coronation weekend took place on Saturday 6 May until Monday 8 May and included national events such as The Big Lunch and The Big Help Out, activities that communities across the United Kingdom and around the world celebrated together. Take a look at some of the events that took place in the borough.

Tree cheers at Leighton House Museum

An oak tree was planted in the borough in celebration.

A greener Coronation

Encouraging more sustainable celebrations.

A more sustainable celebration

Information about waste and recycling collections over the Coronation weekend.

Council Plan: A Greener Kensington and Chelsea

Delivering greener neighbourhoods, cleaner air, and healthier lives for everyone who lives here.


Ensuring safe celebrations

How we worked with partners to maintain safety during the Coronation celebrations.

Delivering excellent care for all residents over the Coronation

How we worked with care homes and helped residents join in the celebrations.

Supporting vulnerable residents

We hosted an event with local organisations to ensure our older and more vulnerable residents could celebrate.

Council Plan: A Safer Kensington and Chelsea

Keeping people safe in their homes, on their streets and in their neighbourhoods.


Helping residents celebrate the historic occasion

How City Living Local Life grants supported community events in K&C.

Spaniels, Chelsea Pensioners and Street Parties

How the community came together to celebrate the Coronation.

Events for the whole community

Learn about the free, public and community events which took place.

Council Plan: A Fairer Kensington and Chelsea

Ensuring residents are supported, listened to, and can access the services they need.


Last updated: 9 June 2023