Celebration of Queen’s diamond jubilee

The Queen acceded to thethrone 60 years ago on Monday. Picture:PA
The Queen acceded to thethrone 60 years ago on Monday. Picture:PA

The Northern Ireland Office has announced that a Celebration of The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee will take place on June 27 in the grounds of the Stormont Estate in Belfast.

Up to 10,000 free tickets will be made available to the public.

Representatives from other groups including youth organisations, emergency services, ex-service associations, government departments, locals councils, health trusts, Education and Library Boards have also been invited.