Tuesday, December 18, 2012

HISTORIC: The Queen Makes History as She Attends her first Cabinet Meeting. - hellomagazine.com

Downing Street announced that the monarch would take her place as an observer during the weekly round table discussion where Prime Minister David Cameron fields concerns and questions from senior government colleagues.

Reiss UKQueen was given a prominent seat between Mr Cameron and his Foreign Secretary William Hague. Although the sovereign had observer status at the engagement, she was expected to briefly address the politicians present.

It was the first time a monarch had attended cabinet since the reign of Queen Victoria – Elizabeth II's great-great grandmother and the only other British royal to celebrate a Diamond Jubilee after reaching sixty years on the throne.

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Kate - Duchess of Cambridge