DIRECT.  Elizabeth II appears on the balcony of Buckingham Palace, the crowd cheers the queen for the 70th anniversary of her reign

DIRECT. Elizabeth II appears on the balcony of Buckingham Palace, the crowd cheers the queen for the 70th anniversary of her reign

Find here our entire live #JUBILEE

1:38 p.m. : Is the jubilee a financial boon for the kingdom? According to Visit Britain, the UK’s tourism promotion agency, the economy will benefit from a £ 1.2bn (€ 1.4bn) boost with € 5.3m from the UK. the bridge.

1:37 p.m. : “Where it began, i can’t begin to know”. Neil Diamond’s song Sweet Caroline was chosen by BBC2 listeners to be the official anthem for the last day of the jubilee celebration, Sunday. Since then, British people have been training to sing. Franceinfo followed some of them.

1:32 p.m. : The queen has returned to the palace, and will be out for the air parade in half an hour.

1:27 p.m. : The Duke of Kent is the sister cousin of Queen Elizabeth II. Since the death of Prince Philip, he has often accompanied the queen on her travels so that she is not alone.

13:22 : The Queen Appears on the Balcony with the Duke of Kent, Edward.

1:19 p.m. : Nothing is left to chance in these mediated appearances: the queen, in the center, is traditionally dressed in bright colors, the men in the first circle show up in great military attire and the women in sophisticated hats.


1:16 p.m. : It was Queen Victoria who inaugurated this way of greeting her subjects from the balcony of Buckingham Palace in 1851 for the World’s Fair.

1:11 p.m. : Hello @Isa. The royal family is joining Buckingham. According to the protocol, the queen is expected to appear on the balcony in ten minutes.

1:09 p.m. : Hello franceinfo! What time does the queen appear on the balcony?

1:06 p.m. : Second equine incident since this morning: a horse lost its rider.

1:05 p.m. : 1 pm, here is a “best-of” of our content of the day on franceinfo:

• We tell you seven decades of Queen Elizabeth II’s reign in seven maps and graphs.

Will the British monarchy survive its queen? Decryption with our journalist Elise Lambert.

Are emergencies in your department in trouble before the summer? The answer in cards.

1:01 p.m. : The Queen is at Buckingham Palace! # HM70 #PlatinumJubilee

12:59 p.m. : The Queen is now at Buckingham Palace. The royal standard has been raised above the palace as the “Trooping the Color” parade continues.

12:58 p.m. : Hello @Bruno. Queen Elizabeth II ascended the throne at the age of 25 on February 6, 1952, when her father, King George VI, died of lung cancer. She was crowned a year later.

12:58 p.m. : Hello. A small question that has grieved me since yesterday: Why celebrate the 70th anniversary of the reign of Elizabeth II when she was crowned on June 2, 1953 (that “for” 69 years, then)? Thank you for all the info you share with us.

12:55 p.m. : “Work on the legacy of slavery, the resulting inequalities, is very much present in the Caribbean. It has allowed these countries to seek redress.”he explains with franceinfo Isabelle Baudino, lecturer in British civilization at the ENS in Lyon.

12:56 p.m. : “The best gift she can give Jamaica that really gives a reason to party is an apology.”

In Jamaica, a member country of the Commonwealth, the jubilee is lived in indifference. Interrogated by The Guardian (in English)this activist believes that the queen should rather make excuses for the slavery past of the monarchy.

12:46 p.m. : 👑 “When we talk to the queen, we talk to history.” 🇫🇷🇬🇧 @NicolasSarkozy was received by #ElizabethII in Windsor in 2008. The former president gave his testimony. Interview with @JulienAbabsa, Damien Turpin, Antoine Boulet #PlatinumJubilee

12:46 p.m. : Nicolas Sarkozy was received by Elizabeth II in Windsor in 2008. The former president told this meeting in France 2.

12:44 p.m. : Have you ever seen anything as beautiful as this cake? 😍It was made by our wonderful café colleague Jan. She made this at home (and brought it in ON THE BUS which we think deserves a special mention!) For a #PlatinumJubilee lunch for our hard-working FoH teams. (1/2)

12:43 : My daughter’s #PlatinumJubilee cake.

12:43 : Showing off the cake my 82 year old Mum decorated #PlatinumJubilee

12:43 : Will you pick up some special jubilee delicacies? At lunchtime, here are some special “queen” creations.

12:25 p.m. : The spectacular sight of Trooping the Color under the summer sun with the #PlatinumJubilee celebrations in full swing

12:25 p.m. : The Prince of Wales salutes as Trooping the Color gets under way at the start of the #PlatinumJubilee celebrations

12:25 p.m. : The Prince of Wales, Charles, greeted the troops during the parade.

12:24 p.m. : The Irish Republican Party of Sinn Fein thanks Elizabeth II for her role in the peace process in Northern Ireland on the occasion of the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee. In a letter sent last month, Sinn Fein Vice President Michelle O’Neill said “The Queen’s Significant Contribution to Peace and Reconciliation”.

12:18 p.m. : Prince Charles rides a horse named George, Prince William is aboard the Derby, and Princess Anne rides Sir John.

12:05 p.m. : The anthem God Save the Queen resounded.

12:05 p.m. : And here are the royal colonels, the Prince of Wales, colonel of @WelshGuards riding George, the Duke of Cambridge, colonel of @irish_guards riding Derby and the Princess Royal, colonel of the Blues and Royals @ HCav1660 riding Sir John #TroopingtheColour # PlatinumJubilee # HM70

12:00 : It’s time to take stock of the news.

• Celebrations to celebrate the 70th anniversary of Elizabeth II’s reign as platinum began in the United Kingdom. Follow our direct.

• 99th day of war between Ukraine and Russia. About “80% of the city” The strategic city of Donbass, a strategic city in the Donbass region, is occupied by Russian forces, said Luhansk region governor Sergei Gaidai. Follow our direct.

• Actor Johnny Depp came out the winner of his trial pitting him against his ex-wife Amber Heard, even though jurors concluded the two stars had defamed each other. The jury awarded $ 15 million in damages to the actor, as well as $ 2 million in financial compensation to his ex-wife.

• France counts 33 “confirmed” cases of monkeypox virus infectionaccording to health authorities.

11:57 : The children of Prince William and Kate, George, Louis and Charlotte, marched in carriages.

11:55 : Prime Minister Boris Johnson is in the audience.

11:54 : Just before the ceremony, the balcony was cleaned for the arrival of the royal family.


11:54 : Prince Harry and his wife Meghan, who have withdrawn from the monarchy, and Prince Andrew, accused of sexual assault in the Epstein case, were deprived of ceremony.

11:53 : This year, only family members who “work” for the monarchy will be able to greet the crowd from the balcony of Buckingham Palace, 18 people.

11:51 : Charles the Prince of Wales, Princess Anne, William the Duke of Cambridge, Edward the Duke of Kent, rode on horseback.

11:46 : Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, and Kate, Duchess of Cambridge, went out with her children.

11:49 : The first members of the royal family will go out. A recalcitrant horse obviously does not want to enter the ranks.

11:42 : The carriages are set up. They must carry members of the royal family.

11:38 : One study (in English) of the British Future think tank reveals that 58% of Britons support the monarchy, while 25% are in favor of a republic after Elizabeth II. The margin is lower among young people (40% versus 37% for a republic) and ethnic minorities (37% -33%).

11:36 : “We live in a system where some inherit privileges and powers only through birth”denounced James Armstrong, a supporter of the abolition of the monarchy with franceinfo. “We must put an end to this anti-democratic regime, put an end to the aristocracy that is creating many inequalities.”

11:38 : In the UK, jubilee is not a party for everyone. Anti-monarchy posters flourished all over the country, calling for Elizabeth II to be the last ruler of her dynasty. The fragile health of the 96-year-old monarch and the scandals that plague his family raise hopes for a change of regime among Republicans.



11:32 : Soldiers rushed for military parade. These are the Grenadier Guards, one of the five infantry regiments of the Royal House Guard.

11:24 : On the public side, the spectators also put on their best costumes.



11:17 : Until 1986, The Queen attended the event riding side-saddle and wearing a full dress tunic. The tunic, designed especially for her, is on a long-term loan to the Guards Museum near Buckingham Palace.

11:17 : Until 1986, Elizabeth II attended this event on horseback and wearing a full tunic. This tunic, specially designed for her, is now in the Guards Museum, near Buckingham Palace.

11:14 : #TroopingTheColour, the military parade that marks the Sovereign’s official birthday dates back to 1748. This photo from June 1919 shows King George V at the first Trooping the Color held following the outbreak of WW1. #PlatinumJubilee

11:17 : The first parade “Trooping the color” dates back to 1748. Here is a photo of King George V during his first parade, just after the First World War.

11:08 : Yes, everything is planned in case a horse gets a little unwell… Horse Ambulance ready! #PlatinumJubilee

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