Her Majesty The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee celebrations will take place from the 2-5 June 2022. As this momentous milestone approaches, sign our card to send your good wishes to our nation’s longest-reigning monarch.
On Sunday 6 February 2022, Her Majesty The Queen became the first monarch in British history to celebrate a platinum Jubilee. The nearest we have ever come to a monarch marking 70 years on the throne was Queen Victoria’s impressive 63 years.
This year, to celebrate this momentous milestone, events and initiatives will take place throughout the United Kingdom, the Commonwealth, and around the world, culminating in a four-day bank holiday weekend in the UK from Thursday 2 – Sunday 5 June.
As we countdown to the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee, marking an unprecedented 70 years on the throne, we are celebrating this royal milestone with 70 fascinating facts about Her Majesty’s life and reign. We’ll be posting facts every week on this article, so keep checking back to brush up on your royal knowledge before the big event!
Platinum Jubilee Souvenirs
For more fascinating facts about the Queen, order a copy of Happy & Glorious, your essential Platinum Jubilee souvenir, which brings Her Majesty’s remarkable story to life through colourful features, lavish images and archive photos.
We are offering you the chance to purchase your own Limited Edition Platinum Jubilee mug, designed by Susan Rose China. There are three different sizes and designs on offer, each hand-drawn and each inspired by the life and service of Her Majesty The Queen. Buy your Platinum Jubilee mug here.
Card for the Queen
Here at BRITAIN magazine, we couldn’t let such an important royal milestone go by without a fanfare so we will be sending a special card filled with messages for you, our readers, to Her Majesty in time for her Platinum Jubilee celebrations from 2-5 June.