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Child-friendly places to watch the Royal Wedding

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Where can you take children if you want to get out and enjoy Royal Wedding fever this Saturday?

Here are a selection of places in and around London where you can watch coverage of Harry & Meghan tying the knot (for free!)

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Southbank Centre

Where: Queen Elizabeth Hall Foyer, Southbank Centre, Belvedere Rd, Lambeth, London SE1 8XX

When: 11am – 6pm approx.

What: Alongside the screening there will be a multimedia event of live music, video, theatre, performance, storytelling, singing and dancing. All ages welcome

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Greenwich

Where: National Maritime Museum (North West Lawn, near the Stanhope entrance)

When: 10am – 3pm

What: Giant screen of BBC1 coverage outdoors. Bring your own food and drink (alcohol permitted in moderation) or buy on site. Children welcome, no dogs allowed.

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Islington

Where: The Old Queen’s Head, Essex Road, Angel

When: from 10.30am until late

What: Screening inside pub, with drinks on tap plus breakfast burgers from Lucky Chip. Children welcome until 7pm

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Camden

Where: The Edinboro Castle: 57 Mornington Terrace, London, Greater London, NW1 7RU

When: from 10am

What: Screening in a child and pet friendly pub, with special brunch menu and garden area

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London Bridge

Where: Flat Iron Square (home to the London Wine Festival hub) Flat Iron Square, 4 Union Street, London, SE1 1SG

When: 11.30am – late

What: Screening takes place in the lodge. Also a “quintessentially British” flea market to peruse whilst you sip a drink. We haven’t been able to find out if children are welcome

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Canary Wharf

Where: Gin Garden at The Gun, 27 Coldharbour, Docklands, E14 9NS

When: 11am – 3pm

What: Free outdoor screening with stunning views across the river, beers and hearty pub food available. It’s in a GIN GARDEN….need we say more. Children welcome

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Balham

Where: The Devonshire pub, 88 Bishop’s Bridge Road, Bayswater, W2 5AA

When: 10.30am onwards

What: Free screening inside and on a projector outside in the ‘Balham Beach Club’ beer garden (cabanas available to book). FA Cup Final will be screened afterwards. We haven’t been able to confirm if children are welcome. Call on 020 8673 1363

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Clapham

Where: The Clapham North, 409 Clapham Road, SW9

When: check for times 0207 274 2472

What: Screened inside the pub, brunch also available (book a table) plus there’s a gingerbread making competition. We haven’t been able to confirm if children are welcome

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Brixton

Where: The Hope & Anchor, 123 Acre Lane, Brixton, London, SW2 5UA

When: 12pm – 3pm

What: Screening, pub food, beer garden. We haven’t been able to find out if children are welcome

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Battersea

Where: The Village Hall, Circus West Village, Battersea Power Station

When: 11am – 3pm

What: Free indoor screening but limited capacity. Brunch available at restaurants on site and there’ll be bunting, balloons, tiaras and crowns. Suitable for all ages

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Bayswater

Where: The Porchester Pub, 88 Bishop’s Bridge Road, Bayswater, W2 5AA

When: 12pm onwards

What: Big screen coverage, deliciously themed burgers, British desserts and a right royal knees up. Children welcome

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Wembley

Where: London Designer Outlet, Wembley Park Boulevard, Wembley, HA9 0QL

When: Screening from 12pm, stores open from 10am

What: Live streamed on a supersize digital screen indoors. Bunting, live music and deck chairs with plenty of eateries and shops on hand. Children welcome

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Harrow

Where: Harrow Town Centre (St Ann’s Road)

When: 12pm onwards

What: Live screening on giant outdoor screen, followed by children’s fancy dress competition and a screening of The Princess and the Frog at 4.30pm. 30 deck chairs and artificial grass to sit on. Children welcome, no alcohol permitted

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Shepherd’s Bush

Where: Westfield Square, Westfield, Ariel Way, W12 7GF

When: 11am – 5pm

What: Watch on the UK’s biggest retail screen (next to new All Star Lanes) and enjoy free treats and offers on the day. Children welcome

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Epping

Where: St John’s Road Church, Epping

When: From 10am

What: Screening events on a 100″ TV screen. Also an art exhibition, bouncy castle, children’s games, bric-a-brac, refreshments and a book and plant stall. Children welcome

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Esher

Where: Christ Church, Church Street, Esher, KT10 8QS

When: 11am onwards

What: Live screening. Bring and share lunch, children’s games too. Suggested donation of £2.50 on the door (children free)

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Baby Broadway concerts in Walthamstow and Hurst Green take place earlier on Saturday 19th May to finish in time for audiences to enjoy the wedding celebrations.