Back to work! Queen keeps busy on Andrew's birthday with first engagement after holiday

QUEEN ELIZABETH II carried out this morning her first engagement in London since returning to the capital from her winter break at Sandringham.

The Queen opened the new premises of the Royal National ENT and Eastman Dental Hospitals this morning, on the same day her son Prince Andrew turns 60. The monarch appeared to be in high spirits as she left her royal Bentley upon arriving in the London Borough of Camden a few minutes after 11am.  

The Bloomsbury street outside the new building were packed with royal fans, cheering at the monarch and hoping to catch a glimpse of her. 

The Queen, who donned a purple...
source: Express

2020-02-19 14:29
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