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‘Sussex bomb’ about to land on Platinum Jubilee

This comes because it emerged Princess Eugenie and her husband Jack Brooksbank will transfer to Portugal, having left Frogmore Cottage, the Windsor residence they sublet from the Duke and Duchess of Sussex. 

Meanwhile, a authorities minister has known as on councils to present “flexibility” and permit the general public to throw avenue events for the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee, even when functions are acquired late. 

Chris Philp, the expertise minister, stated he needed to see “pragmatism” on behalf of native leaders in permitting the nation to correctly rejoice the Queen’s milestone. 

Iain Dale reckons there’ll barely be a dry eye throughout the nation through the emotional rollercoaster Jubilee. 

Here is a reminder of what occasions are deliberate for the lengthy Bank Holiday weekend.

How to throw a celebration

As effectively as avenue events, many individuals will throw backyard events to rejoice the Jubilee.

These have grow to be huge business lately, with retailers corresponding to John Lewis seeing spikes over latest months in gross sales of eating tables, desk runners and wine glasses. 

Read how to throw an extremely trendy Jubilee backyard get together. 

For these wanting to keep away from the trouble of internet hosting, listed here are the very best pubs and eating places in London to rejoice the royal event.

These landmarks additionally immediate a flurry of memorabilia, merchandise and souvenirs to purchase.

From official merchandise and commemorative cash to designer equipment, here is what’s value buying to mark the Queen’s seventieth year on the throne.

Tell us your plans

We hope the recommendation above is useful however we all know lots of you should have already deliberate to go above-and-beyond in your celebrations to honour the longevity of the Queen’s momentous reign. 

If you might be planning one thing further particular to mark the Platinum Jubilee, which you assume may be distinctive, we might love to hear from you – and your get together to mark this historic second might function within the Telegraph’s protection of the Jubilee. 

Drop me a quick e mail right here with what you might be planning, in addition to your title, the place you reside and ideally a cellphone quantity.

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Around the world: Ukraine launches counter-offensive

Ukrainian forces have launched a significant counter-offensive towards Kherson’s Russian occupiers in a bid to sever Moscow’s provide into the southern port metropolis. Announcing the mission on Sunday, Ukraine’s navy stated on Twitter: “Hold on Kherson, we’re coming.” Kherson was the primary main metropolis to fall as Russian forces pushed north out of Crimea firstly of the invasion. Meanwhile, the evacuation of civilians from the Luhansk area has been halted after shelling killed a French journalist, the regional governor has stated. Elsewhere, in 4 minutes of uncooked and determined combating filmed by drone, a lone Ukrainian soldier has been filmed making a final stand towards a squad of Russian troopers.

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