Today is the Eighty Fifth Anniversary of the Birthday of Her Majesty.
The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh this morning attended the Maundy Service in Westminster Abbey at which Her Majesty distributed the Royal Maundy.
The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh were received by the Dean of Westminster (the Very Reverend Dr John Hall).
The Right Reverend Nigel McCulloch (Lord High Almoner) and the Reverend Prebendary William Scott (Sub-Almoner) were present.
The Queen’s Body Guard of the Yeoman of the Guard were on duty.
Her Majesty and His Royal Highness afterwards joined representatives of the Chapter and the Royal Almonry at a Reception in the Deanery.
The Princess Royal, President, The Princess Royal Trust for Carers, this morning presented Carers’ Training Awards certificates at Cameron House Hotel, Loch Lomond, and was received by Her Majesty’s Lord-Lieutenant of Dunbartonshire (Rear Admiral Michael Gregory).