Queen Elizabeth is getting ready to greet the nation as she celebrates 70 years of her reign.
The 96-yr-old head of the Royal family said that she is delighted to mark the coming days and is excited and enthusiastic about the future.
Major parties, events and everything in between are planned for up and down the country to mark the occasion.
“Thank you to everyone who has been involved in convening communities, families, neighbours and friends to mark my Platinum Jubilee, in the United Kingdom and across the Commonwealth,” she said.
“I know that many happy memories will be created at these festive occasions.
“I continue to be inspired by the goodwill shown to me, and hope that the coming days will provide an opportunity to reflect on all that has been achieved during the last seventy years, as we look to the future with confidence and enthusiasm.”
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