Several days ago, Buckingham Palace announced that they were already working on some plans for Queen Elizabeth II’s Platinum Jubilee in 2022. It sounds like a big jinx, but here we are. I guess this story is for all of the royal fantasists who believe that the Queen will “step down” and “give” the Crown to Charles at some point. She will not. She’s too self-absorbed. And she’s demanding a giant party in 2022.
A “once-in-a-generation show” over a four-day bank holiday weekend will mark the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee in 2022. The Queen, 94, hopes as many people as possible across the UK will have the opportunity to join the celebrations, Buckingham Palace said. She will have reigned for 70 years on 6 February 2022 but plans are in place to stage a series of events from 2-5 June.
Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden said it would be a “truly historic moment” and deserved a “celebration to remember”. He added it would “bring the entire nation and the Commonwealth together.” The events will reflect the Queen’s reign, the longest of any British sovereign, and her impact on the UK and the world since her …read more