LONDON – Britain will celebrate Queen Elizabeth II’s 70 yrs on the throne with four times of festivities starting with her ceremonial birthday parade on June 2, 2022.
Buckingham Palace on Wednesday introduced the agenda of community functions and community actions to mark the 95-12 months-previous monarch’s Platinum Jubilee, which will be celebrated more than a particular 4-working day holiday break weekend up coming calendar year.
The celebration will kick off with the 1st entire staging of Trooping the Color, the parade of additional than 1,400 troopers that marks the queen’s official birthday, because the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic.
A thanksgiving support will be held at St. Paul’s Cathedral to mark her 70 decades on the throne. There will also be a live concert, billed as the “Platinum Social gathering at the Palace,’’ which the government says will feature some of the “world’s greatest entertainment stars,’’ even though it did not detect them.
The queen’s reign started with the demise of her father, King George VI, on Feb. 6, 1952. She was formally topped on June 2, 1953.
Copyright 2021 The Affiliated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed with out authorization.