Official celebrations for The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee will take place in a special Diamond Jubilee week between Saturday 2nd June and Tuesday 5th June 2012.
Saturday 2nd June: The Queen will attend the Epsom Derby. She is a keen horse racing fan and has been attending the Epsom Derby for eight decades.
Sunday 3rd June: The Big Jubilee Lunch. People will be encouraged to share lunch with neighbours and friends as part of the Diamond Jubilee celebrations.
Monday 4th June: A televised Diamond Jubilee Concert held at Buckingham Palace, with tickets available to UK residents by public ballot.
Monday 4th June: 2,012 beacons will be lit by communities and individuals throughout the United Kingdom, as well as the Channel Islands, the Isle of Man and the Commonwealth.
Tuesday 5th June: A Service of Thanksgiving and Carriage Procession. The service will take place at St Paul’s Cathedral, with a formal carriage procession by The Queen.
Friday, June 1, 2012
Queen's Diamond Jubilee Weekend
More details here: http://www.britroyals.com/jubilee.htm
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