Posted by: hiddenlondon | May 30, 2012

Diamond Jubilee Weekend

The Queen at her coronation in 1953

 Queen Elizabeth II has now been on the throne for sixty years, and this weekend London will be overrun by celebrations to mark the occasion.  The only thing to do is to join in and enjoy it!

General information about the Jubilee and the Queen’s life can be found here.

Details about the Thames Jubilee Pageant on Sunday 3rd June can be found here.

There will be a Jubliee Concert on Monday 4th June.  It will be screened live on BBC1 at 7.30.

After the concert the Queen will light one of the Diamond Jubilee Beacons.

Tuesday 5th June will start with a service at St Paul’s Cathedral, followd by a carriage procession to Buckingham Palace, a Balcony Appearance and a fly past with a volley of rifle fire.

Time Out has an excellent listing of events here.

Princess Elizabeth in 1931

 

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