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Call for bank holiday to celebrate Queen’s Sapphire Jubilee wins support of MPs

March 7, 2017
Grenadier Guards marching at the Queen's Diamond Jubilee State procession

A Tory MP’s proposal for a special public holiday to celebrate the Queen’s Sapphire Jubilee went unopposed in parliament this week, making a June holiday likely. Romford MP Andrew Rosindell introduced his Queen’s Sapphire Jubilee Bill to the House of Commons to seek a guarantee in law for an official weekend of celebrations across the […]