• The key to continuity: a peek at the Queen's morning routine

    Next week the Queen breaks the record for the longest-reigning British monarch in history – a sign of her stay, longevity and good health. So, how does Her Majesty kick off every day of her reign, which on 9 September reaches 63 years and 216 days? We take a look at her royal routine... Queen Elizabeth II is an early riser, author of At Home With The Queen Brian Hoey tells People magazine, waking at 7:30am. A footman carries a "calling tray" of Twinings' English breakfast tea in a bone china cup and saucer, served with milk and Marie cookies, which