Beacon lit on HMS Daring

HMS Daring lights a beacon to celebrate the Queen's Diamond Jubilee. The Type 45 destroyer is the Royal Navy’s most easterly major warship and is currently on operations east of Suez promoting British interests and engaging with regional partners.

A beacon is lit on HMS Daring Credit: Crown Copyright/MOD 2012

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Queen's Jubilee beacons lit

More than 4,200 Diamond Jubilee beacons have been lit across Britain and the world in celebration of the Queen's 60-year reign.