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Author: Victoria Howard

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

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge undertook two engagements yesterday: meeting SportsAid athletes ahead of the Commonwealth Games, and preparing a Commonwealth Big Lunch at St Luke’s Community Centre. The day also marked Catherine's final work as she has now begun her maternity leave. [caption id="attachment_17291" align="alignnone"

It was a special day for Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall on Friday, when she received an honorary doctorate from the University of Chester. Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(){gie.widgets.load({id:'iUl6eIqASZV4J-ifHeqYfg',sig:'Iw9ofXPd2GNp-r4RS7qY3McsAUvw-jGxPur7LBqLEPQ=',w:'396px',h:'594px',items:'932859128',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:'DMxOwc_RSDlTOhFy9F9PAQ',sig:'s0Bo2ee1nflHL2M5hyXlZfeHaVbZOzkBSu4a0YJWOi4=',w:'380px',h:'594px',items:'932869650',caption: true ,tld:'co.uk',is360: false })}); The Countess of Chester, as Camilla is known in