- Posted April 28, 2011 by
Adamstown, Pitcairn Island
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Watching the royal wedding
Pitcairn Islands watch Royal Wedding live!
The remote British over seas territory of the the Pitcairn Islands, in the south pacific, home to the descendants of the HMS Bounty Mutineers, has been granted permission by The Pitcairn Island Council to have the mains Electricity left on from 10pm local time Thursday, (-08:00GMT) until 1pm friday, so that the locals can watch the Royal Wedding LIVE on CNN, one of only 2 TV stations received on the remote British territory.
Pitcairn has electricity for only 10 hours a day.
The Islands current Population of 65 people will be awake until the early hours to capture the moment live.