Midlands car firm Jaguar Land Rover is helping the Queen celebrate 60 years on the throne.
The company is one of three main partners for The Coronation Festival which starts at Buckingham Palace today.
The event will pay tribute to companies and products favoured by the Royals.
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Into the evening it will remain dry with the best of the clear spells in the west.
Some evening sunshine, although low cloud will spread from the coast into many areas early in the night.
Mr Parnell, from Sileby in Leicestershire, was celebrating his first wedding anniversary.