Official Celebrations for The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee

Open to public?
Open to public, no booking required
Hosted by:
Hyndburn Borough Council
Date:
2 June 2022
Location:
Accrington Town Square, Blackburn Road, Accrington, Lancashire, BB5 1LA, United Kingdom
Find out more:
WWW. hyndburnbc.gov.uk victoria.tindall@hyndburnbc.gov.uk 01254 380220

Accrington Town Square – Thursday 2nd June 2022
13:45
4 standards of Hyndburn and Accrington Pals standard to be at four points on the Town Square, then paraded to come together followed by the Royal British Legion performing an Exhortation, a minutes silence and then the National Anthem.
14:00
The Great Harwood Town Cryer, Rawden Kerr, will perform the Platinum Jubilee Cry.
21:35
Lone Piper to play piece of music: Diu Regnare specially composed for the Queens Platinum Jubilee. Professional Bagpiper Luke Diamond will perform this.
21:40
Lone Bugler to play piece of music: Majesty, specially composed for the Queens Platinum Jubilee. Local Bugler Catherine Jackson will perform this.
21:45
The Queens specially designed Platinum Jubilee Beacon to be lit by the Mayor of Hyndburn (Mayor attendance is yet to be confirmed)
The specially composed Song for the Commonwealth will be sung by St Christopher’s Sixth Form Choir.
21:50
The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee 10 minute Firework Display will be launched from the top of the Arndale Centre Car Park.