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The Leader of the House of Commons has announced a change to the State Opening of Parliament. It will be on 4 June 2014.
Her Majesty the Queen has been pleased to agree to open a new session of Parliament on Wednesday 4 June instead of on Tuesday 3 June. The date will better facilitate arrangements for the ceremony and other events that week including the now planned G7 summit in Brussels, Belgium.