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Who was Margaret Rhodes, one of The Queen's closest friends?

Queen Elizabeth II is undoubtedly the most famous monarch in the world and one of the most photographed women of all time. Along with The Prince of Wales, The Duchess of Cornwall, and The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, The Queen is instantly recognisable the world over. Much has been written on The Queen’s father, paternal grandparents and great-grandparents. But far less has been written about…
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The Queen is told she was ''quite the hit'' during audience with Australian Prime Minister

Queen Elizabeth II met with Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison at Windsor Castle on Tuesday, discussing her appearance at the G7 Summit last week. “You were quite the hit. Everyone was talking about you at dinner the next night,” the Prime Minister told her, revealing a conversation at a G7 Summit dinner in a clip released to the media. “Oh Lord. Were they really?” The Queen…
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Royal Ascot: A history of the Royal Meeting which acts as the highlight of The Queen's summer

Royal Ascot is a highlight of the royal calendar, and every June, thousands of people including the Royal Family head to the races. It is one of the oldest traditions for the royals, and has carried on throughout the global health crisis. In 2020, the meeting was held without any spectators. For this year’s event, up to 12,000 guests will be allowed to attend each day, as Royal Ascot is taking…
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President Biden enjoys afternoon tea with The Queen

On Sunday, US President Joe Biden and First Lady Dr Jill Biden joined The Queen at Windsor Castle to inspect a Guard of Honour and enjoy afternoon tea. Biden is the fifth president The Queen has received at Windsor Castle, and the 13th serving president she has met.
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President Biden invites The Queen to stay at the White House

President Biden has invited The Queen to visit the United States of America. On Sunday evening, the President and First Lady enjoyed tea at Windsor Castle where they discussed a variety of topics. When asked by reporters if he had invited The Queen to visit the White House, President Biden replied: “Yes.” The invitation came about after the 95-year-old monarch asked what it…
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