History from across the centuries, Royalty from the 21st

Mon 23rd April, 2018
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Author: Victoria Howard

Earlier today, The Queen visited an elderly day care centre in Windsor, to mark 60 years since Her Majesty opened the George VI Day Care Centre. Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'uX_Li2gdTU5CzmXrqJg4AQ',sig:'WfM-48t0GeM_2DzWxMng9tRmrNLN2gd4iJEr_Ae6Q08=',w:'426px',h:'594px',items:'945138580',caption: true ,tld:'co.uk',is360: false })});Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'IbTA6L1XQd5_ZOhEq9MtLQ',sig:'kgXwlV6F_GsZIe_pfjJpJoT3Rf75wJh-j1_1RQYkYXU=',w:'432px',h:'594px',items:'945206200',caption: true ,tld:'co.uk',is360: false })}); [caption id="attachment_17957" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] george vi

Today's Easter Sunday service at Windsor was attended by The Queen and various members of her extended family, including The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Princesses Beatrice and Eugenie and The Earl and Countess of Wessex. Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'s1Aw2wtSSTNj1r1f82nzQg',sig:'7jis2V3GvwTv2gIU5ZRkeTE9QtTUISjVXDF7kQH7JY4=',w:'397px',h:'594px',items:'940589124',caption: true ,tld:'co.uk',is360: false })});Embed from Getty

Today, The Queen marked Maundy Thursday in the traditional way, with a Royal Maundy service held at St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle. Here, The Queen handed out Maundy Money. Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'NAFcDg0vR71avVrD090zGw',sig:'EozhUWYLmdd37WG4dZj4fnBSNuiaMpfwtjfBgkFPGFw=',w:'292px',h:'594px',items:'940178318',caption: true ,tld:'co.uk',is360: false })});Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'HyUJGlAfQQFh3BOkkMazig',sig:'K1voVM2TiWIt8GiuIQnb6eKxa1z5tGiCrIJkUSAzZqI=',w:'412px',h:'594px',items:'940178300',caption: true ,tld:'co.uk',is360: false })}); Her Majesty - in striking cobalt