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The Queen launches the Birmingham 2022 Queen's Baton Relay

The relay will visit all 72 nations and territories of the Commonwealth for 294 days, covering 140,000 kilometres.

Her Majesty The Queen, accompanied by The Earl of Wessex, attended a special ceremony on the forecourt of Buckingham Palace to launch the 16th official Queen’s Baton Relay.

Read more about this news story on the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games website.

Follow the Baton’s journey.

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Original article link: https://www.gov.uk/government/news/the-queen-launches-the-birmingham-2022-queens-baton-relay

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