Governor General to attend Queen’s birthday celebrations

Her Excellency the Governor General is scheduled to leave the State on the evening of June 7, 2016 for the United Kingdom to attend activities planned for the official celebration of the 90th Birthday of Her Majesty the Queen.

She will join other Governors General from the Queen’s Realms for a Service of Celebration and Thanksgiving at St. Paul’s Cathedral on Friday June 10.

Other events include a Special Meeting for Governors General convened by the Palace  to discuss matters pertinent to the Realms, a Luncheon at Buckingham Palace  onJune 10, and the Queen’s Birthday Parade – Trooping the Colour on Saturday, June 11, the date of her official birthday, held every year on the second Saturday in June.

Her Excellency returns to the State on Monday, June 13.