Long to reign over us
Date Added: 17/08/2015
On Wednesday 9 September 2015, HM The Queen becomes the longest reigning British monarch.
And Bedfordshire residents are invited to mark the milestone at a service of prayers and thanksgiving by HM Lord-Lieutenant of Bedfordshire Helen Nellis.
It will take place at St Paul’s Church, in St Paul’s Square, Bedford, starting at 7.30pm. Seating will be unreserved and the congregation is asked to be seated by 7.15pm.
The Bishop of Bedford will be the preacher at the service, which is expected to be attended by leaders of different faith communities. Worship will be led by the church choir and a special peal of bells will be rung following the service