Army fires 21 gun salute for Queen's birthday

Hundreds of people have turned out in York to watch a 21 gun salute in honour of the Queen's official birthday. The historical companies and guilds of merchants joined forces with the army for the celebration at lunchtime. 21 rounds were fired from three guns at 15 second intervals.

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Royal salute for the Queen

There will be a unique Royal salute in York to celebrate the official birthday of the Queen.