May Half Term Activities

JC Sports Fun Days at Testwood School

Holiday Camp at Mountbatten School


New Forest Heritage Centre

The Queen's Platinum Jubilee Beacon Trail

Join in this historic occasion by taking part in a FREE, magical augmented reality story trail!

Located around Southampton city centre are seven magical characters on a day trip from Buckingham Palace. Join Sir Barnaby Beacon on the trail as he visits his friends, you’ll be able to see them in augmented reality, decide what happens next in the story and even win a free digital fun pack at the end. Not only that, but each of the characters will tell you about a decade in The Queen’s historic seventy-year reign.

To learn more or start the trail, go to

To take part simply:

1. Visit the website to see the trail map

2. Visit each of the characters

3. Scan their unique QR codes with your smartphone, learn more of the story and take a hilarious selfie with the character in AR

4. When you’ve found them all, download your free digital fun pack

The trail is on until Sunday 12th June 2022.

Each of the QR codes at the seven locations will be visible either from the outside of the businesses (i.e on a window) or will be inside an area within a shopping centre. This means you can do the trail anytime within shopping centre opening hours.