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A Royal Voyage: The Queen Goes Around the World – a talk by Andrew Bell

01/06/2022 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

In the Coronation Year 1953 and into 1954, the Queen, accompanied by the Duke, set off on a round-the-world trip that took in the Commonwealth. As the Royal yacht Britannia was not ready they used a chartered British ship- the Gothic. Andrew Bell’s talk presents the story of this voyage using historic images.

We will allocate tickets by a ballot system. Please register your interest in attending by Monday 23rd May. We will then draw out names and let you know if you have been successful.


2:00 pm - 3:00 pm


Morrab Library