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Service of Thanksgiving

To Celebrate HM The Queen's Diamond Jubilee - Sunday 27 May 2012

On Sunday 27 May 2012 a Service of Thanksgiving was held in Winchester Cathedral to celebrate Her Majesty The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee. The event, attended by HRH The Earl of Wessex KG GCVO, was attended by 1500 invited guests. Invitations were sent to a wide cross section of the Hampshire Community, including 34 ‘Diamond Volunteers’ who have given 60 years of voluntary service to their community. Following the service, a Reception was held when His Royal Highness met many of the guests and cut a specially decorated Diamond Jubilee cake.

The Lord-Lieutenant with HRH The Earl of Wessex

The Lord-Lieutenant with HRH The Earl of Wessex

His Royal Highness meets Diamond volunteers