Hey there! Sign in to join this conversationNew here? Join for free
    • Political Ambassador
    • Thread Starter
    Offline

    15
    ReputationRep:
    Royal Anthem Bill 2017, TSR Conservative and Unionist Party


    Royal Anthem Bill 2017

    An Act to assign 'God save the Queen' as the Royal Anthem of the United Kingdom.


    BE IT ENACTED by the Queen’s most Excellent Majesty, by and with the advice and consent of the Commons, in this present Parliament assembled, and by the authority of the same, as follows:—

    1: Royal Anthem
    (1) 'God save the Queen' is to be used as the Royal Anthem.
    (2) 'God Save the Queen' is also to be played at the State Opening of Parliament after 'I vow to thee, my country'.

    2: Extent, Commencement and Short Title
    (1) This Act extends to the United Kingdom.
    (2) The provisions of this Act come into force upon Royal Assent.
    (3) This Act may be cited as the Royal Anthem Act 2017.
    Offline

    19
    ReputationRep:
    Why not at the start of professional sporting events like the American national anthem
    Offline

    3
    ReputationRep:
    What is this obsession with anthems, it's not that big a deal.
    • Political Ambassador
    Online

    21
    ReputationRep:
    Shame, there should be no need for a distinct Royal anthem for GSTQ should be reinstated as the national anthem.
    • Community Assistant
    • Clearing and Applications Advisor
    • Welcome Squad
    Offline

    20
    ReputationRep:
    Aye
    • Community Assistant
    • Political Ambassador
    • Welcome Squad
    Offline

    20
    ReputationRep:
    Aye
    • Community Assistant
    • Political Ambassador
    • Welcome Squad
    Offline

    19
    ReputationRep:
    Aye.
    • TSR Support Team
    • Peer Support Volunteers
    • Clearing and Applications Advisor
    Offline

    21
    ReputationRep:
    Hahahahahahahahahahahahaha

    No.
    • Political Ambassador
    Offline

    15
    ReputationRep:
    Aye from me.

    (Original post by Jammy Duel)
    Shame, there should be no need for a distinct Royal anthem for GSTQ should be reinstated as the national anthem.
    We tried to reinstate GstQ as the national anthem, but as you can see, it didn't go down too well. Plus, Saracen's Fez said he'd support it if were a Royal Anthem, so here we are.
    • Political Ambassador
    Offline

    15
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by Airmed)
    Hahahahahahahahahahahahaha

    No.
    Angry republican spotted.
    • Political Ambassador
    Online

    21
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by Wilhuff Tarkin)
    Aye from me.



    We tried to reinstate GstQ as the national anthem, but as you can see, it didn't go down too well. Plus, Saracen's Fez said he'd support it if were a Royal Anthem, so here we are.
    Which is why the bill was withdrawn? Hardly trying very hard.
    Online

    18
    ReputationRep:
    Aye.
    • TSR Support Team
    • Peer Support Volunteers
    • Clearing and Applications Advisor
    Offline

    21
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by Wilhuff Tarkin)
    Angry republican spotted.
    Offline

    3
    ReputationRep:
    No. (Even though I'm not a tory)
    Jerusalem would be a better anthem
    • Political Ambassador
    Offline

    16
    ReputationRep:
    Nay. I vow to thee my country is much better.
    Offline

    3
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by Quamquam123)
    Nay. I vow to thee my country is much better.
    Jerusalem is better than both
    Online

    18
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by Quamquam123)
    Nay. I vow to thee my country is much better.
    This bill keeps that as the national anthem but reinstated GSTQ as a royal anthem used specifically in relation to the monarchy, as I understand it.

    Tl;dr moot point
    Online

    18
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by Airmed)
    Pls no pokemon memes...

    You don't want to see my pokemon meme arsenal.
    • TSR Support Team
    • Peer Support Volunteers
    • Clearing and Applications Advisor
    Offline

    21
    ReputationRep:
    (Original post by Connor27)
    Pls no pokemon memes...

    You don't want to see my pokemon meme arsenal.
    But, like, c'mon, look at the swag walk in that meme :cry2:
    • Wiki Support Team
    Offline

    19
    ReputationRep:
    Hard to beat a bit of Jerusalem tbh.
 
 
 
TSR Support Team

We have a brilliant team of more than 60 Support Team members looking after discussions on The Student Room, helping to make it a fun, safe and useful place to hang out.

Updated: February 22, 2017
  • See more of what you like on The Student Room

    You can personalise what you see on TSR. Tell us a little about yourself to get started.

  • Poll
    Will you be richer or poorer than your parents?
  • See more of what you like on The Student Room

    You can personalise what you see on TSR. Tell us a little about yourself to get started.

  • The Student Room, Get Revising and Marked by Teachers are trading names of The Student Room Group Ltd.

    Register Number: 04666380 (England and Wales), VAT No. 806 8067 22 Registered Office: International House, Queens Road, Brighton, BN1 3XE

    Quick reply
    Reputation gems: You get these gems as you gain rep from other members for making good contributions and giving helpful advice.