Prime Minister Confirms Longer Licensing Hours on Queen’s 90th Birthday


David Cameron, the Prime Minister, has confirmed that licensed premises will be able to open longer to help celebrate the Queen’s 90th birthday.

In an announcement a spokesman for the Prime Minister said:

“Subject to the normal consultation processes, pubs which are licensed to trade until 11pm will be allowed to open to 1am on Saturday 11 June and 1am on Sunday 12 June.

The government will consult on the proposals with relevant parties including licensing authorities, industry and community groups in the normal way”.