• The Queen and Prince Philip star in new portraits to mark 70 years of marriage

    The Queen and Prince Philip have been photographed for a series of portraits in celebration of their 70th wedding anniversary, on Monday 20 November. The images, taken by British photographer Matt Holyoak in early November, show Her Majesty, 91, and the Duke of Edinburgh, 96, posing in the White Drawing Room at Windsor Castle. One picture show the Queen smiling as she sits on a golden chair, her hands resting on her lap, as her husband stands proudly by her side. The monarch looks lovely in a cream day dress by Angela Kelly, which she also wore at the

  • Prince Albert and Princess Charlene’s adorable twins steal the spotlight at Monaco’s National Day Ceremony

    The crowd gathered at Prince’s Palace of Monaco on Sunday 19 November buzzed with excitement when two-year-old twins Prince Jacques and Princess Gabriella made a special appearance. While waving from their palace balcony, Prince Albert and Princess Charlene, parents to the adorable pair, gave fans a special treat by holding up their sweet children for all to see. The royal foursome was dutifully celebrating Monaco’s National Day, a tradition which was streamed on their official Facebook page, when the cute moment occurred. All of the family members were dressed in their best, wowing onlookers with their holiday style. READ: Mum-of-two Princess Charlene stresses importance of water safety

  • Royal weddings: Long-lasting married couples from royalty then and now

    A gallery of vintage royal wedding photos, with long-lasting royal couples then and now: Queen Elizabeth and Prince

  • The Queen, 91, enjoys horse ride ahead of 70th wedding anniversary

    The Queen indulged in one of her favourite passions over the weekend as she was pictured horse riding at Windsor Castle. Her Majesty, 91, was spotted in the grounds of Great Park with her head groom Terry Pendry, wearing jodhpurs, a thick coat and a hood to beat the chill. The monarch was in Windsor ahead of her 70th wedding anniversary on Monday, when she and Prince Philip will host a special dinner for members of their family. A set of portraits was released to mark the couple's incredible milestone. The pictures were taken in the White Drawing Room of

  • The Queen has broken a remarkable royal record on 70th wedding anniversary

    The Queen has broken scores of records in her lifetime, with the latest happening on Monday. The monarch and her husband Prince Philip have become the first royal couple in British history to reach 70 years of marriage. At their request, they are celebrating their platinum wedding anniversary in private and are hosting an intimate dinner with family and close friends at Windsor Castle. Bells will also ring out at the historic London church where they said their vows, Westminster Abbey, on Monday at 1pm. A team of ten ringers will sound a full celebratory peal in tribute, lasting