Queen Elizabeth II, who succeeded to the throne in 1952, is the longest reigning monarch in British and modern Canadian history. She celebrated her Diamond Jubilee (60 years on the throne) in 2012.
Queen Elizabeth Diamond Jubilee Wood is brimming with birdlife. Brush up on your bird-spotting skills at the bird hide or wander down to the open areas where ground-nesting birds, such as skylarks, can be found. The east of the site is home to mute swans, little grebes, tufted ducks, terns and mallards.
In 2012, Her Majesty the Queen and the nation will be celebrating her Diamond Jubilee for 60 years as Britain's Ruling Monarch. The Queen's Coronation took place on 2nd June 1953 after The Queen came to the throne on 6th February 1952. The Queen celebrated her Silver Jubilee (25 years) in 1977 and her Golden Jubilee (50 years) in 2002.The Queen Elizabeth Diamond Jubilee Trust was a charitable foundation established in 2012 with a mission to enrich the lives of people of all backgrounds across every Commonwealth country in honour of Her Majesty The Queen’s lifetime of Service to its citizens.Queen makes diamond jubilee speech Posted 20 Mar March 2012 Tue Tuesday 20 Mar March 2012 at 1:16pm, updated 21 Mar March 2012 Wed Wednesday 21 Mar March 2012 at 2:18am Share.
The Diamond Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II was an event to celebrate the reign of Queen Elizabeth II for 60 years since 1952. River pageant. A royal pageant on the Thames was one of several events which marked the special anniversary. The Queen and members of her family were on board the Spirit of Chartwell royal barge. The barge was joined by a 1,000-boat parade down the river Thames.
The Queen at the Diamond Jubilee celebrations in London in 2012, wearing a diamond brooch affectionately called 'Granny's Chips' - reported to be the most expensive piece of jewellery she owns.
To mark 60 years of Her Majesty’s reign, the entire nation will be celebrating Queen Elizabeth II’s Diamond Jubilee throughout 2012. The jubilations will centre around an extended weekend in 2012 on the 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th June but the preparations have already begun, with excitement being felt around the globe.
Aug 6, 2016 - The Diamond Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II was a multinational celebration throughout 2012, that marked the 60th anniversary of the accession of Queen Elizabeth II on 6 February 1952. As of 21 June 2014, Elizabeth was queen regnant of 16 sovereign states, known as Commonwealth realms, including the United Kingdom. The only other time in British history that a monarch celebrated a.
The Diamond Jubilee Concert was a British music concert and celebration held outside Buckingham Palace on The Mall in London on 4 June 2012. The concert was organised by Take That singer-songwriter Gary Barlow and was part of Queen Elizabeth II's Diamond Jubilee celebrations.
Diamond Jubilee of HM Queen Elizabeth II - stamp issue 31 May 2012 This year marks the 60th anniversary of the reign of HM The Queen Elizabeth II. Following the Diamond Jubilee Miniature Sheetissued on the anniversary of the Accession in February, the main Jubilee stamp issue will be in May.
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Red, white and blue: Spectators clutched Union Flags as they watch the flotilla from Butlers Wharf, near Tower Bridge, during Queen Elizabeth's Diamond Jubilee River Pageant along the River Thames.
Queen Elizabeth started to reign in 1952, February 7th and hasn't stopped. She is 86 years old and just a few days ago from 1st- 5th June 2012 was celebrating her diamond jubilee.
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Queen Elizabeth's Diamond Jubilee Celebrations 2012, London, United Kingdom. 58K likes. To mark 60 years of the Queen's reign, the Diamond Jubilee will take place in 2012.