Special Announcement: 90th Birthday Party Celebrations
In celebration of Her Majesty The Queen’s 90th Birthday this
year, Her Majesty’s Lord Lieutenant for West Glamorgan, D. Byron
Lewis is extending an invitation to 90 people in West Glamorgan who
are celebrating their 90th Birthday in 2016 to join him at a
special event at Margam Orangery on Sunday May 15.
90 places are available for local people born in 1926 and all
those going along will be able to take a carer with them. Anyone
wishing to attend the event should write, giving their full name,
address and contact details, together with a photocopy of their
birth certificate, to:-
The Lieutenancy Office,
Bryn Newydd House,
1 Derwen Fawr Road,
Applications should be made no later than March 31.
There will be no charge for those celebrating their 90th
birthday in 2016 to attend the event, but carers will be charged a
Mr Lewis says: “I am very much looking forward to welcoming
people living in Swansea, Neath and Port Talbot who are sharing
with Her Majesty The Queen their 90th Birthday this year, to a most
enjoyable afternoon to celebrate this momentous occasion.”
Margam has been selected to host the occasion due to its long
standing association with the Queen’s visits to the area.
The Queen’s Birthday is on April 21 and to mark the occasion
celebration beacons will be lit nationwide, including across South
West Wales. There will be official celebrations taking place at
Windsor over the weekend starting May 12. The Queen’s official
birthday is on June 11, which is marked with the Trooping of the
Colour and this year there will also be a National Service at St.
Paul’s Cathedral on June 10 and the Patron’s Lunch in the Mall on