Piper recalls his once-in-a-lifetime experience at the Jubilee

Andrew Weymouth performed Diu Regnare

Andrew Weymouth performed Diu Regnare, the march specially written for the occasion, at the St Paul's Walden Jubilee Lighting of the Beacon - Credit: Bev Creagh

More than a week after the Jubilee - Hitchin piper Andrew Weymouth can hardly believe he played at the lighting of the Jubilee beacon on the Bowes-Lyon estate at St Paul's Walden Bury.

The monarchist clearly remembers celebrating the Queen's coronation with gusto as a small boy in Northern Rhodesia - now Zambia.

He said: "I was five years old and the memory of all the bunting, parades and flags is with me still."

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