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Residents left divided over coronation spending

As the celebrations come to a close after the Bank Holiday weekend, Twitter users share how they spent the three days and react to how much was really how much was really spent on the celebrations.

All smiles here as Kent residents around the districts shared pictures of them enjoying the festivities:

Many expressed their anger after it was found that the one district council vetoed an idea to give heating money to community groups last year but this year spent Β£50,000 on Coronation celebrations. It was also revealed that the 50,000 was taken from its community funds used for charities.