The Queen entertained Fleet Street yesterday at Buckingham Palace. HM invited 350 members of the media to her official London home ahead of her Diamond Jubilee celebrations next year.


Other Senior Royals also attended the event, Prince Phillip, Prince Charles, Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall along with the Duke and Duchess Of Cambridge were also present.


Among the guests were broadcaster Andrew Marr, This Morning host Phillip Schofield and TV presenter Fern Cotton.


In honour of the guests, the palace’s East Gallery was renamed the Tweet Suite for the night – for those who wanted to post online messages. The space also contain displays about the Queen’s Golden and Silver Jubilees and Queen Victoria’s 1897 Diamond Jubilee.


The last time the Queen staged a similar event was in 2002, the year of her Golden Jubilee.





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Posted by mousiekins
Dated: 29th November 2011
Filled Under: Duty, Royalty