The Gambia (Gift of a Speaker's Chair)

Message from the Queen – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 13th July 1967.

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The VICE-CHAMBERLAIN OF THE HOUSEHOLD reported Her Majesty's Answer to the Address, as follows:

I have received your Address praying that I will give directions for the presentation on behalf of your House of a Speaker's Chair to the House of Representatives of The Gambia and assuring Me that you will make good the expenses attending the same.

It gave Me the greatest pleasure to learn that your House desires to make such a presentation and I will gladly give directions for carrying your proposal into effect.