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5 February 2012

Celebrate Greenwich's Royal Weekend

This weekend, the London Borough of Greenwich marks its accession to Royal Borough status with a number of events and activities already having taken place in Woolwich and Eltham town centres, today is the biggest festival day in the centre of Greenwich.

The day finishes up with a Grand Royal Greenwich Parade and a spectacular musical fireworks display, and before that special events at the National Maritime Museum, the Queen's House, the Royal Observatory and the the Old Royal Naval College take place. Though your author is no royalist, the crown making sounds particularly engaging...

For more, see http://www.greenwich.gov.uk/events/event/65/royal_weekend


  1. I know where I would be. On the special tours that will run from The Queen's House and the Royal Observatory. I have been to both places before, but not for years now :(

  2. I'd be in there for the hobby horse jousting! Woo hoo! Sounds like good family fun. I hope the bad weather doesn't adversely affect the events.

  3. Tom,

    Did you attend this event? I really wanted to go! Would love to know what it was like..

    Thank you