Queen Elizabeth II visited Lancashire on May 16, 2012, as part of her on-going Diamond Jubilee tour of Britain. Accompanied by the Duke of Edinburgh, the Queen went to Burnley College and the University of Central Lancashire. She also addressed guests during a visit she paid to Slaters Terrace Wharf in Burnley. Crowds cheered Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip and Prince Charles as they traveled on a canal boat through Burnley town centre. Photos by Getty Images.