Schedule of Diamond Jubilee celebrations
Over 1,000 vessels including the Royal Barge will pass under 14 bridges during the Diamond Jubilee Pageant. The full schedule of celebrations is in the Telegraph. Photo: Pagefield
The festivities honour The Queen and her service, and simultaneously celebrate the United Kingdom for as Her Majesty said during her visit to Canada in 1964, “The role of a Constitutional Monarch is to personify the democratic state. . ."