Queen's Jubilee: A royal itinerary

Elizabeth II's proposed destinations for observing her Golden Jubilee in the U.K.

Dates and Locations:

May 1-2 -- Southwest of England (including Cornwall, Devon and Somerset)
May 7-8 -- Northeast of England (including Tyne and Wear and Durham)
May 10 -- Southeast of England (Buckinghamshire and Berkshire)
May23-29 -- Scotland
June 1-4 -- Jubilee Weekend in Windsor and London
June 7 -- Southeast of England (West Sussex)
June 11-13 -- Wales
June 27 -- Visit to the Armed Forces, Portsmouth
July 2-3 -- West Midlands (including Staffordshire and Warwickshire)
July 11-12 -- Yorkshire and the Humber (including West Yorkshire and the East Riding)
July 17-18 -- East of England (including Suffolk and Norfolk)
July 24-26 -- Northwest of England (including Merseyside and opening the Commonwealth Games in Manchester)
July 31-Aug. 1 -- East Midlands (including Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire and Leicestershire), and Yorkshire and the Humber (North Lincolnshire)
Aug. 4 -- Closing the Commonwealth Games in Manchester
Aug. 5 -- Northwest of England (Lancashire)

In addition, there will be a number of other London visits.

NOTE: The Queen's outline itinerary of Golden Jubilee visits in 2002 was current as of late January and was found at http://62.190.2.96/queensprogramme.asp

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