Gosforth sea cadets training on the River Tyne
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Diamond Jubilee: Newcastle sea cadets train for pageant

Sea cadets from Newcastle are among those who will take part in the pageant on the River Thames to mark the Queen's Diamond Jubilee.

More than a million people are expected to line the banks, bridges and parks along the river to see a flotilla of 1,000 ships, boats and other vessels on 3 June.

The cadets from Gosforth have been training on the River Tyne and told of their excitement at being chosen to take part.

Steph Lloyd reports.

  • 20 May 2012
  • From the section Cumbria