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The Duke of Kent takes leading Platinum Jubilee role as he accompanies The Queen on the balcony of Buckingham Palace

The Queen’s cousin, the Duke of Kent, took a leading role in the Platinum Jubilee celebrations as he appeared on the Buckingham Palace balcony alongside the monarch for Trooping The Colour. Her Majesty did not attend Horse Guards Parade for her birthday parade, instead opting to watch the troops return to the palace. The 96-year-old monarch chose her cousin, the Duke of Kent, to…
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The Queen arrives back in Windsor as she prepares for the four day Platinum Jubilee celebrations

The Queen arrived back at Windsor Castle on Tuesday afternoon – just a couple of days before the Platinum Jubilee celebrations are set to officially begin. Her Majesty has spent the past few days at Balmoral Castle in Scotland where she was resting ahead of the national celebrations. It is unknown what engagements the 96-year-old monarch will undertake over the four days of…
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Casualties after incident occurs during Platinum Jubilee rehearsal 

Two people have been taken to hospital after an incident occurred during a rehearsal for a key Platinum Jubilee event in London. The Ministry of Defence has refused to comment on what the incident was, although it is understood a stand collapsed. According to reports, two people have been taken to hospital and three others were treated in Horse Guards Road where Trooping The Colour will take…
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The Queen emotional as she watches Lady Louise and remembers Prince Philip

There were emotional scenes on Sunday evening as the Royal Windsor Horse Show’s Jubilee Gala paid tribute to the late Duke of Edinburgh. As the event was coming to a conclusion, the arena applauded in memory of Prince Philip who died last year at the age of 99. The Queen then watched her youngest granddaughter, Lady Louise Mountbatten-Windsor, appear on board one of Prince…
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