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Milestones of a Monarch: The Queen makes first UN speech more than 50 years

In June 2010, The Queen addressed the General Assembly of the United Nations for the first time since 1957. The seven-minute speech touched on The Queen’s first visit, decades earlier when the United Nations was still a young organisation itself. During the speech, Her Majesty said: “When I was first here, there were just three United Nations operations overseas. Now over…
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King Charles III

Conservation of Elephants at the heart of new Jubilee exhibition

Adding on to the Platinum Jubilee celebrations, the Elephant Family is hosting an exhibition and putting the conservation of elephants firsthand. Seven giant egg-shaped pieces of art will be on pop-up display around Sloane Square in London’s Chelsea from 16 May to 12 June in honour of The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee. The Elephant Family is joining forces with Clarence Court Eggs and…
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Milestones of a Monarch: Devolution across the UK

As Royal Central continues to highlight important moments during Her Majesty’s reign and all of the key moments, perhaps it is one of the most significant changes to power during The Queen’s 70-year-reign, the devolution of the United Kingdom. Devolution is the…
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Sparkling star jewels in Platinum Jubilee Exhibitions revealed

We are now getting a better idea of the star jewels from Her Majesty’s personal collection that will go on display this year in celebration of the Platinum Jubilee. The jewels will be on display at Buckingham Palace, Windsor Castle, and the Palace of Holyroodhouse in Edinburgh. Each display will represent a historic occasion in The Queen’s 70-year reign – the Accession, the…
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Princess Anne and Family

All smiles from Princess Anne as she welcomes veterans to garden party at Buckingham Palace - the first in three years

The Princess Royal welcomed veterans to a garden party in Buckingham Palace, the first garden party since the global health crisis began. More than 2,000 people attended what is usually known as an annual event. Honouring those with the Not Forgotten Association, veterans aged 20 to 102 were joined alongside celebrities Jeremy Vine, Vanessa Feltz, and Anton Du Deke. Among those in…
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