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It's 41 years since the nation celebrated the Silver Jubilee with flag-festooned street parties like this one in Prothero Road, Fulham, which saw locals create two miles of bunting. We look back at the summer of 1977.
The Queen's 1977 Silver Jubilee saw her travel 56,000 miles around the world in celebration.
Millions gathered at street parties with bunting and flags at the ready as a busy programme took the monarch, then 51, up and down the UK.
Party-goers choose hats and flags from a selection at a British street party.
Beefeater Jason Vicker, aged seven, and his friends dressed for the occasion at their Jubilee street party in St. Stephen's Street, Bow, London.
An elderly lady revels in the moment at one of London's many parties.
Youngsters Karen Davies and Bradley Luxon, dressed as Little Bo Peep and Elton John, turn out for the Queen's Silver Jubilee street party in St. Stephen's Street, Bow, London.
Londoners celebrate from the balcony of a block of flats.
A street party with all the trimmings under way in the capital.
Graffiti on a fence in London advertises Brooksby Street's party in honour of the special occasion.
Patriotic girls wave flags at a London celebration.
There was much dancing in the streets.
Residents united in the streets with party food.
Flags criss-crossed the roads.
Even the cast of Emmerdale or Emmerdale Farm as it was known at the time, pulled out all the stops on the occasion.
This little soldier got into the full spirit of things.
This cheery lot commemorated 25 years of the reign of Queen Elizabeth II with a party held in the little cul-de-sac of Eltringham Street behind Wandsworth Bridge.
The styles of the 1970s are in full flare here.
Brunswick Court in South East London took their party to the street.
Residents of St Augustine Avenue and Legsby Ave, Grimsby got dressed up for theirs.
Flags flew over paper plates and cups.
Some tables stretched the length of the street. Did you have a street party to celebrate the Silver Jubilee? What are your memories of the occasion? Let us know in the Comments section below.