Children standing outside Epping’s Empire Cinema in 1935.

The bunting is to celebrate King George V’s Silver Jubilee.

The word ‘jubilee’ first appeared in the Old Testament, referring to a celebration marked every 50 years.

Epping Forest Guardian:

The word has now become closely linked with the reign of monarchs, celebrating their life and service after major milestones.

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