Queen Elizabeth II becomes longest-reigning UK monarch
9 September 2015
From the section UK
Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
A new official photograph has been released to mark the occasion
Queen Elizabeth II becomes Britain’s longest-reigning monarch later when she passes the record set by her great-great-grandmother Queen Victoria.
The Queen will have reigned for 63 years and seven months – calculated at 23,226 days, 16 hours and approximately 30 minutes at about 17:30 BST.
Prime Minister David Cameron will lead tributes in the House of Commons and there will be a River Thames salute.
The Queen, who is 89, will spend the day on official duties in Scotland.
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Source:: BBC UK