On the 14th July at 9am a special Event will mark the 16th official Queen’s Baton Relay as it visits Redcar Esplanade as part of its epic journey across the Commonwealth.
We are planning a creatively warm welcome and we need your help!
Birmingham 2022 is staging the 16th official Queen’s Baton Relay that is now on its 294 day long journey visiting all 72 nations and territories across the Commonwealth.
This collective journey will ignite hope, solidarity and collaboration, as it connects communities, embraces unique cultures and shares inspirational stories.
In partnership with Redcar & Cleveland Borough Council, Festival of Thrift have commissioned some talented artists from across the Tees Valley to animate and celebrate this special event.
Working with local school children, we have created some downloadable activities to enable anyone and everyone to join in the fun.
Simply click on the link below, follow the instructions on the info sheet & videos, and get creating your own masterpiece!
We look forward to seeing you and your creations on July 14th!
PLEASE ARRIVE BEFORE 9AM AND TAKE YOUR PLACE ALONG THE ROUTE