girl's delight as she receives letter of thanks from Queen
St John Ambulance Badger from Highbridge has spoken of her delight
at receiving a letter from the Queen thanking her for a Jubilee
card she made.
Adams, 10, decided that she would produce the special greeting
card as part of her Creative Badger activities.
produced the card using diamonds to illustrate the Queen's 60-year
reign and decorated it in the colours of the Union Jack.
she sent a message of celebration and a message telling Her Majesty
that the St John Badgers are also celebrating an anniversary of
their own - their 25th.
Gibson, the sett leader, was so impressed with her ingenuity that
she decided that the card should be sent to Buckingham Palace
and she wrote a covering letter and the card was sent.
saw a reply thanking the badgers and leader of Highbridge with
a personal letter to Leah thanking her for her kind thoughts.
Leah was presented with the letter, her face lit up with delight,
saying she never thought that she would actually get a reply and
wasn't it cool that the Queen had taken time to read a card from
a little girl," Julia told Burnham-On-Sea.com.
year will see many activities across the country to celebrate
both the Queen's Diamond Jubilee and St John Ambulance's celebrations.