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The Queen's Platinum Jubilee Archive


The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Beacon Lighting

Thursday 2nd June

Rendel Park 9.00pm

The Platinum Jubilee Beacon is the first community event of the four-day Jubilee weekend. Beacons shall be lit across the UK, Channel Islands, Isle of Man and UK Overseas Territories. Out ceremony will open with the Torpoint Sea Cadet Band (TS Ramehead), with the youth Unformed Services in attendance.

Torpoint’s Platinum Jubilee Beacon Lighting Press Release

Torpoint’s Platinum Jubilee Festival

Friday 3rd June

Thanckes Park – 12.00 noon

A free fun packed fun day for all the family. The park will be open from 12.00, the first performance is 12.30pm, with the official opening at 1.00pm. The festival will finish with a firework display at approximately 10.50pm.  There will be children’s entertainment, a free bouncy castle and you will be able to purchase from food stalls, crafts, a licensed bar and lots more.

Platinum Party at the Palace

Saturday 4th June

BBC broadcast

While our organisers take a well-earned rest day, why not enjoy what the Palace party has to offer on the BBC.

The Jubilee Big Lunch

Sunday 5th June

Council Chambers, York Road

Our Town Mayor and Town Council will be hosting a Jubilee Big Lunch for 70 residents’, over the age of 70. If you are over 70 and reside in Torpoint, you can apply for a ticket by contacting Torpoint Town Council on 814165.    

Volunteers needed to help on Friday 3rd June at Torpoint’s Platinum Jubilee Festival. Please contact the Town Clerk on 814165 or email


Torpoint's Platinum Jubilee Facebook page is here.


Sir Barnaby Beacon

Are you ready to take part in an augmented reality trail, celebrating our The Queen's Platinum Jubilee?

Starting at Bénodet Park you will discover seven QR codes around our town. Each code has a digital stamp to collect and is looked after by different virtual characters all the way from Buckingham Palace!

Players will be guided by Sir Barnaby Beacon and will get to learn about each decade of her majesty's 70 years on the throne.

Upload your photos using #Torpointbeacontrail

The trail is live until 12th June 2022 and has been kindly sponsored by Torpoint Town Partnership and Torpoint Street Markets.

Follow this link for more information about the Beacon Trail.