HC Deb 15 December 1936 vol 318 cc2267-8

asked the Lord President of the Council whether, having regard to the dislocation of national activities resulting from continued uncertainty in regard to the date of the Coronation, he can state whether the Coronation will take place on the date already arranged?

The LORD PRESIDENT of the COUNCIL (Mr. Ramsay MacDonald)

Yes, Sir. His Majesty The King has decided that the Coronation of himself and of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth shall take place on Wednesday, 12th May, 1937.