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Camilla opens up about The Queen's great passion

The Duchess of Cornwall spoke about her mother-in-law’s “passion in life,” horse racing, with ITV Racing on Tuesday, the first day of Royal Ascot. Camilla agreed to sit down with ITV Racing to discuss the Royal Family’s connection to racing, and a snippet of the conversation will air on the channel every day of Royal Ascot. In her first conversation, Camilla spoke about The Queen’s…
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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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Disney releases animation to celebrate Winnie the Pooh's 95th birthday - with a tribute to The Queen

The Queen celebrated her official birthday on Saturday, 12 June, with a slimmed down Trooping of the Colour. However, she is in good company celebrating her 95th birthday; beloved bear Winnie the Pooh is also celebrating his 95th birthday this year.  Winnie the Pooh will reach its 95th publication anniversary in October 2021. To mark the milestone and the Queen’s birthday, Disney has…
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The Queen tackles cake cutting with a sword

The Queen has added a whole new flair to a royal tradition when presented with a cake while on her visit to Cornwall. Asked to do the honours and cut the ceremonial first slice, she attempted the feat with a sword. Her Majesty was asked to cut the cake to mark a…
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"Are you supposed to look as if you are enjoying yourselves?" - The Queen entertains world leaders with cheeky jokes at G7 Summit

The Queen has been entertaining world leaders at the G7 Summit in Cornwall with her humorous quips. As the politicians and Heads of State gathered for a group photo outside of the Eden Project, The Queen joked: “Are you supposed to look as if you are enjoying it?” With that, the stony-faced politicians burst out laughing, as the photographers present snapped away to get their…
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