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The Queen praises dedication to duty on Armed Forces Day

The Queen has sent a message of thanks to mark Armed Forces Day in which she praised personnel and veterans for their dedication and spoke of the way both serving and past members ‘contribute’ to life across the UK. The message, signed Elizabeth R., was sent on behalf of the Queen and Prince Philip and was shared on the morning of June 27th 2020, this year’s Armed Forces Day.
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The Queen sends warm wishes to the Royal Ascot she can't attend

It’s famously one of her favourite times of the year and while the Queen can’t attend this year’s Ascot, she has made sure it’s got off to a very royal start by writing the introduction to the meeting’s racecards. Her words come as she misses the famous meeting for the first time in decades. The Queen’s words were shared as Royal Ascot got under way for…
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The Queen makes her first public video call to thank carers

The Queen and The Princess Royal participated in a video call to celebrate Carers Week 2020 in the UK, marking the first time Her Majesty has taken part in a virtual engagement as part of her duties. The royal duo joined a group of carers on the call along with the CEO of The Carers Trust, Gareth Howells, to learn more about the work carers are doing and how they balance their own mental health…
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June's Jewels: The Queen's Pearls

In addition to the now-iconic double-and triple-strand pearl necklaces The Queen has frequently sported throughout her life as part of an unofficial uniform, she also has at her disposal many pearl pieces (necklaces, brooches, and earrings) that she wears with her outfits. Embed from Getty Images Today, we’re going to look at some of the classic pearl pieces The Queen likes to…
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