After this weekend I have to declare that I am a (now) a confirmed Royalist.
As there were no street party permits granted in our area, and the only celebration permitted in the town park was horribly underfunded, we resorted to the TV to share the nation’s celebrations of The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee. And magnificent it was.
Well done Gary Barlow and the BBC for putting on such a great concert. Congratulations to Prince Charles for his speech and to the Queen and Prince Philip for their tolerance of the awful weather conditions aboard The Spirit of Chartwell.