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Royal Wedding party: Mile End Park

PUBLISHED: 13:06 03 May 2011 | UPDATED: 13:22 03 May 2011

Azizah Begum, 7, and Eakim Islam, 7

Azizah Begum, 7, and Eakim Islam, 7

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Kids ruled the day at Mile End Park’s Royal Wedding celebrations with play tents, fairground rides and a grand feast to keep them occupied during the vows.

Union Jacks painted on young faces were a common sites, as were cupcakes, sandwiches and fizzy drinks.

The events, organised by the council and attended by mayor Lutfur Rahman, also included a fancy dress competition, craft sessions, story telling and face painting.

Even pets were encouraged to get in on Wills and Kate mania, with one mutt sporting a Union Jack flag on his back.


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