There is a long and unbroken tradition in this country of celebrating Royal Jubilees, Weddings and Coronations with the lighting of beacons. On the evening of Thursday 2 June 2022 at 9.45pm, beacons will be lit across the nation and the Commonwealth to mark her majesty’s Platinum Jubilee. Broxbourne Borough Council is marking the Platinum Jubilee with the lighting of a beacon at the Lee Valley White Water Centre in Waltham Cross at 9:45pm. The beacon will be lit by the Mayor of Broxbourne. Music and entertainment will be provided at the White Water Centre, host venue for the Canoe Slalom competition in the London 2012 Olympic Games.