Queen’s Park Day is a success

Lara Brown aged seven on Go Karts (Pic: John Macdonald-Fulton)

Lara Brown aged seven on Go Karts (Pic: John Macdonald-Fulton) - Credit: John M Fulton

Hundreds of people attended Queen’s Park Day on Sunday.

Bike demo and tricks in the arena (Pic: John Macdonald-Fulton)

Bike demo and tricks in the arena (Pic: John Macdonald-Fulton) - Credit: John M Fulton

The annual event, which is organised by Queen’s Park Residents’ Association, included a funfair, food stall, dog shows and two stages that host a range of entertainment for all the family.

The Queens Park Festival (Pic: John Macdonald-Fulton)

The Queens Park Festival (Pic: John Macdonald-Fulton) - Credit: John M Fulton

The Kilburn Cosmos, the only rugby club in Brent, held their weekly training session in Queen’s Park which was eagerly watched by visitors while Willesden Scouts and Brownies ran a stall with lots of home baked cakes.

Self Defence classes (Pic: John Macdonald-Fulton)

Self Defence classes (Pic: John Macdonald-Fulton) - Credit: John M Fulton

Friends of Kensal Rise Library had a stall selling bric-a-brac, books and Christmas cards.

The Queens Park Festival (Pic: John Macdonald-Fulton)

The Queens Park Festival (Pic: John Macdonald-Fulton) - Credit: John M Fulton

The Brent & Kilburn Times were one of the official sponsors of the event and a stall giving away copies of last week’s paper was hugely popular.

The Fun Fair (Pic: John Macdonald-Fulton)

The Fun Fair (Pic: John Macdonald-Fulton) - Credit: John M Fulton

Andrew Geehan from Willesden attended the event with his three children.

First Impressions perform on stage (Pic: John Macdonald-Fulton)

First Impressions perform on stage (Pic: John Macdonald-Fulton) - Credit: John M Fulton

He said: “it was a really good day out with something for all the kids and plenty to see and do a great community event.”

Olive and George Littler, aged three and five, with Myla Lewis aged five, learning all about bees f

Olive and George Littler, aged three and five, with Myla Lewis aged five, learning all about bees from Sharon Essor of Queens Park Honey (Pic: John Macdonald-Fulton) - Credit: John M Fulton

For more information about Queen’s Park Residents’ Association visit qpark.org.uk.

A magic show (Pic: John Macdonald-Fulton)

A magic show (Pic: John Macdonald-Fulton) - Credit: John M Fulton

The Brent & Kilburn Times stand

The Brent & Kilburn Times stand - Credit: Archant