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Beacons across region for Queen

Beacons will be lit across the Borders Photo: PA

The full timetable is as follows;


Beacons co-ordinated by the Marine Society and Sea Cadets, Air Training Corps, Army Cadets and Combined Cadet Forces, along with the Scout Association, Girl Guiding UK and Boys Brigade.


The Beacons along Hadrian's Wall, co-ordinated by Hadrian's Wall Heritage Ltd.


Local authorities including borough, district, unitary, metropolitan, city, county, town, parish and community councils, associations, societies and committees.


Beacons linked with churches of all denominations, cathedrals, the Salvation Army and the Shri Venkateswara (Balaji) Temple of the United Kingdom.


The Channel Islands and the Isle of Man.


Commissioners of Irish Lights, Trinity House and Northern Lighthouse Board.


All other charities, organisations and individuals including hospitals, clubs, pubs, Lions, Round Table and Rotary clubs, Masonic Lodges, Caravan Club, Trinity House, commercial companies and private households.


The Four Peaks:

Ben Nevis - Scotland (Help for Heroes);

Mount Snowden - Wales (Walking with the Wounded);

Scafell Pike - England (Cancer Research UK);

Slieve Donard - Northern Ireland (Fields of Life).


The Queen will light the National Beacon from the stage of the London musical extravaganza held in her honour.