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Man charged with treason over Windsor Castle incident

A man has been charged with offences under the Treason Act following on from an incident at Windsor Castle in December 2021. Jaswant Singh Chail, a 20-year-old from Southampton, has been charged with three offences following an investigation from the Metropolitan Police’s Counter Terrorism Command. Chail has been charged with the following: – An offence under section 2 of the…
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The Queen to miss the Commonwealth Games this summer with the younger royals set to carry the baton

Buckingham Palace has confirmed that The Queen will miss the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham this summer, with the 96-year-old monarch enjoying a well-deserved holiday at Balmoral Castle in Scotland. The Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall will represent Her Majesty at the Opening Ceremony of the Games on Thursday 28th July. Their Royal Highnesses will watch the ceremony, with…
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The Queen's signature to appear on coins for the first time

The Queen has reached a new milestone in her reign. For the first time in her 70 year-reign, The Queen’s signature will appear on UK coinage. The Royal Mint have shared a video on social media showing the process of Her Majesty’s signature being stamped into new coins. We recently captured the first coin in our special collection celebrating Her Majesty The Queen's…
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The Queen's Reign in Jewels: four brooches for the UK in Jubilee exhibition

A new exhibition at Windsor Castle has opened for the Platinum Jubilee and is celebrating The Queen’s Coronation in 1953. The collection includes four prominent brooches that have never been on public display.  Platinum Jubilee: The Queen’s Coronation is now open at Windsor Castle. The Royal Collection Trust exhibition features Her Majesty’s Norman Hartnell-designed coronation gown, her…
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