LONDON (WUSA) - The Diamond Jubilee Thames River Pageant featured a flotilla of 1,000 boats accompanying members of the royal family on their journey on the river.
For only the second time in its history the UK is marking the Diamond Jubilee of a monarch. Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II celebrates the 60th anniversary of her ascension to the throne. Thousands of well-wishers from around the world have flocked to London to witness the spectacle of the weekend's celebrations. Festivities for the celebration include a star studded free concert at Buckingham Palace, and a carriage procession and a service of thanksgiving at St. Paul's Cathedral. (Photos by Getty Images)