Official beacon lighting ceremony lights up Louth

Beacon Lighting, Louth. Mayor of the town - Jill Makinson-Sanders. Photo: Ian Holmes.
Beacon Lighting, Louth. Mayor of the town - Jill Makinson-Sanders. Photo: Ian Holmes.

LOUTH played their part in the Jubilee celebrations with pride as locals watched the beacon lighting ceremony last night (Monday).

Hundreds of beacons spreading all across the country and the Commonwealth were lit late last night to mark the celebrations of the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee.

The Jubilee beacon was lit at The Orme Almshouses by Mayor of the town, Jill Makinson-Sanders.

Look out for this week’s Leader for the highlights of the town’s Jubilee celebrations, out Wednesday June 6.