Members of the Royal Family, The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Princess Beatrice, The Earl and Countess of Wessex and The Duke and Duchess of Gloucester, welcomed 8,000 guests to Buckingham Palace on Wednesday 25th May, recognising and rewarding their dedication to public services.
Young Bristol’s Chair, Jamie Cameron was honoured to represent Young Bristol at the annual Royal Garden Party, celebrating the positive impact our staff team and volunteers have in the lives of young people within Bristol.
I was really honoured to be invited to represent Young Bristol at Buckingham Palace today. This invitation was due to the commitment of lots of people over many years. So, I want to say a huge thank you to everyone in our fantastic team and our amazing volunteers (past and present). Thank you all!” Jamie Cameron, Young Bristol’s Chair
Volunteers Jayne Donnelly and Tracy Williams were also invited to celebrate their incredible voluntary work and long service to youth opportunities in the community of Sea Mills, including Sea Mills Boys’ and Girls Club.
The Garden Party leads up to HM The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee on 2nd – 5th June 2022, as well as Young Bristol formally receiving The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service from Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant Mrs Peaches Golding OBE CStJ, during June 2022. The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service is the highest award a local voluntary group can receive in the UK.
For more information about Young Bristol receiving The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service click here.