Queen to visit York
9:08am 18th January 2012
(Updated 10:11am 18th January 2012)
The Queen is coming to York on Maundy Thursday.
It's been announced as part of celebrations of York 800.
We will bring you more details about the Queen's visit on the 5th of April as we get them.
The Rt Hon Lord Mayor of York, Councillor David Horton, said:
“I’m sure I speak on behalf of behalf of all York residents when I say how honoured and delighted I am that Her Majesty the Queen will visit the city in what is such an important year for her personally, and for York.
“York has a long association with the British monarchy and I’m sure residents will provide a fitting welcome for the Queen in her Diamond Jubilee year.”
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