Photo gallery: Crosby Road Street Party, Birkdale

The Hairy Bikers arrived in  Southport as they called in to enjoy a royal street party to celebrate The Queen’s 90th birthday, Sunday 12 June 2016

Hairy Bikers – Dave Myers and Simon ‘Si’ King joined 650 party goers at Crosby Road, as they were filmed at the event for their new BBC TV series.

This programme is due to be aired in September 2016.

Dave and Simon made and handed out sandwiches to guests, and judged a royal cake competition.

The celebration was organised by Jonathan Cunningham and saw hundreds of people turning the road red white and blue.

Event organiser, Jonathan Cunningham spoke at the mid-point in the day….

Local photographer and Lifeboat crew member Scott Harrison was at Crosby Road by royal appointment to take pictures.

Adults paid £5 each for tickets with children under 16 admitted free. This years total raised money raised for Southport lifeboat charity is expected to be record.

Jonathan Cunningham said: “Lots of people who couldn’t make it today have made donations to Southport Lifeboat.

“It showed how close the Southport Lifeboat charity is to people’s hearts.”


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