How Manchester folk are celebrating the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee

People in Manchester reveal their plans for the double bank holiday weekend.

Whether you are a fan of the Queen or indifferent to the royals, many of us will be enjoying a long weekend from 2-5 June in honour of the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee.

There are lots of events on in Manchester to mark HRH Elizabeth II’s 70 years on the throne, from beacon lighting to picnics in the parks.

We asked folk on the streets in Manchester how they plan to celebrate for our video report - and you can check out our jubilee events guide here.