Windsor Castle plays host to one of the world's most high profile luncheons on Friday.
As part of the Diamond Jubilee celebrations, crowned heads of state from around the globe will make their way to the Queen's residence.
If you can't make it to the monarch's soiree, don't worry. We have a three-course meal for you to be the queen of your own castle.
James Ramsden’s Warm Salad of Tenderstem with Quail Eggs and Bacon
Windsor Crown Roast of Lamb with Jewelled Rice Stuffing
Mini Berry Pavlovas
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James says: “I’ve always found that Tenderstem broccoli and eggs go particularly well together. There’s something about the golden yolk oozing over the fresh green shoots that is irresistible. If you can’t find quail eggs then a couple of hens’ eggs will do the trick.” Why not push the boat out and brunch in style over the bank holiday with this quick and simple recipe that’s on the table in ten minutes
Ingredients (Serves 2)
1 tsp olive oil
100g smoked lardons
½ tsp Dijon mustard
Ingredients (Makes 24)
3 medium egg whites
175 g (6 oz) golden or ordinary caster sugar
1 teaspoon cornflour
1 teaspoon white wine vinegar
6 tablespoons strawberry jam
1/2 lemon, juice only
450 ml (3/4 pint) double cream
250 g (9 oz) Greek style yogurt
250 g (9 oz) raspberries
150 g (5 oz) blueberries
Ingredients (serves 6-8)
1 lean crown roast joint (16 cutlets), ask your butcher to prepare this for you
Salt and freshly milled black pepper
For the Jewelled Rice Stuffing
15ml/1tbsp rapeseed or olive oil
1 small onion, peeled and finely sliced
4 cardamom pods, bruised
½ cinnamon stick
225g/8oz basmati rice, rinsed in several changes of cold water
400ml/14floz good, hot vegetable stock
With summer on the way, HELLO! Online's Beauty writer Alex Light and Lifestyle Editor Miriam Foley have personally picked ten favourite fragrances to get you feeling and smelling sensational.
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The Olympic flame has officially been handed over to Britain ahead of the 2012 Games.
On Thursday evening, Princess Anne – president of the British Olympic Association - was presented with the torch in Athens.
In torrential rain and watched by thousands of Athenians, the Princess Royal led a delegation that included David Beckham, Boris Johnson and London 2012 chairman Lord Sebastian Coe into the Panathenaic stadium.
They will travel back with the flame on Friday evening, ready for the start of the London 2012 torch relay.
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The Olympic contingent and their special cargo will arrive on flight BA2012 just before
The upset caused by allegations against John Travolta has clearly not affected his family life.
Kelly Preston showed that the couple are as close as ever when she shared a sentimental video that the Pulp Fiction star made her as a Mother's Day present.
"My husband, Johnny, made his directorial debut creating a special Mother's Day video for me," wrote the 49-year-old, posting the clip on her website.
"I was so moved and love it so much that I wanted to share it with all of you."
The four-minute video is made up of intimate photos from the couple's family
Cannes played host to a Hollywood reunion on Thursday as the stars of Madagascar descended on the film festival.
Ben Stiller, Jada Pinkett Smith, David Schwimmer and Chris Rock made an appearance at the world premiere of Madagascar 3: Europe’s Most Wanted.
It is the latest installment in the hugely popular animated franchise, which has been shot in 3D.
The stars of the first two films were also joined by newcomers Frances McDormand and The Help actress Jessica Chastain.
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Sacha Baron Cohen - the voice of King Julien the lemur – recently appeared in Cannes in character for The
She has been showing off an array of ethereal princess looks as she carries out her official duties in Cannes.
But jury member Diane Kruger went for va-va-voom ramped up the sex factor in Cannes on Thursday as she flaunted her decolletage in a coral gown that featured a low neckline.
The fashion icon, who was flanked by partner Joshua Jackson, drew more attention to her curves with her hair swept back into a chignon.
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But the 35-year-old had competition in the sexiness stakes at the Calvin Klein Collection-sponsored Women In Film celebration.
Dutch model Lara Stone,
Careerwise, Jennifer Lopez has impressively managed to achieve everything she has set out to do.
In fact, she has just topped Forbes magazine's Celebrity 100 list, knocking Lady Gaga off the throne.
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With $52 million in earnings over the last 12 months and a massive amount of fame, Jennifer leads an extremely busy life, but none of that stress or effort seems to show.
Despite being 42, it seems that each year only seems to play in her favour as she becomes more and more stunning. How does she do it? I hear you ask.
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