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Department for Culture Media and Sport

diamond jubilee

To mark 60 years of the Queen’s reign the Diamond Jubilee will take place in 2012. The celebrations will centre around an extended weekend in 2012 on 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th June.

We are the department responsible for co-ordinating the Government’s role for Her Majesty’s Diamond Jubilee celebrations.

Buckingham Palace will be co-ordinating the Queen’s programme for the Diamond Jubilee, including the arrangements for the central Jubilee weekend in the first week of June 2012.

For further information about the Diamond Jubilee and the events taking place during 2012, please visit

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Watch Prime Minister David Cameron discuss the Diamond Jubilee and other important events in 2012 in his New Year message: