Queen Elizabeth II To Salute Jubilee From Palace Balcony
Queen Elizabeth II will make two appearances on the Buckingham Palace balcony on Thursday, kicking off four days of public events to mark her historic Platinum Jubilee. The extent of the 96-year-old monarch's involvement in the celebrations for her record-breaking 70 years on the throne has been a source of speculation for months.
Queen to miss Jubilee service after parade 'discomfort'
Queen Elizabeth II will no longer attend tomorrow's Service of Thanksgiving for her seven decades as monarch after experiencing some discomfort when she appeared at a military parade today, Buckingham Palace said.