• INTRO
  • EARLY YEARS
  • LOVE AND PHILIP
  • WORKING MOTHER
  • WINDSOR WIVES
  • THE NEXT GENERATION
  • ELIZABETH AS QUEEN
  • SNAPSHOTS FROM A ROYAL LIFE
  • EIGHT FACTS FOR EIGHT DECADES
  • QUIZ
  • LATEST STORIES
  • LOVE AND PHILIP
    Their relationship might appear formal by today's standards, but the marriage has stood the test of time. At the 1997 celebrations for their golden wedding anniversary the Queen described her husband as, "quite simply, my strength and stay". And the deep bond between the couple was evident in their first public kiss at midnight on Millennium Eve 2000.

    PROMOTION