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Members across UK celebrate Queen's Diamond Jubilee with service days

Throughout the United Kingdom in late May and early June 2012, in conjunction with Queen Elizabeth II’s diamond jubilee, members in Helping Hands vests gathered to express their appreciation for and serve their communities.

An April 9 letter from the First Presidency congratulated the queen on her 60 years of service to her country. “We rejoice with Her Majesty’s people throughout the United Kingdom and the Commonwealth on the occasion of this historic celebration and commend her for her love of God, her acts of charity, and her sublime example of service and duty,” it read.

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