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How Trooping the Colour Got a Socially Distanced Update

It wasn’t quite the Mall in London, but the Queen managed to celebrate her 94th birthday on Saturday despite the coronavirus lockdown. With Her Majesty and the government’s blessing, Buckingham Palace organized a military ceremony in the Quadrangle of Windsor Castle to mark the Queen’s official birthday.The monarch has two…
bubmag
June 13, 2020
The Queen

Queen: Why does the monarch have two birthdays?

Today, Saturday 13 June, marks Queen Elizabeth II‘s “official” birthday. While the Queen receives plenty of messages of goodwill from well-wishers across the globe, for some, her birthday can be a source of confusion. This is due to the fact that the monarch’s birthday is celebrated on her actual date…
bubmag
June 13, 2020