TL;DR news on Queen Elizabeth at August 28, 2023

Whatever 2022 brings for her, the Queen continues to show us that even in the twilight of her reign she still has an endless capacity to navigate change. UK Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, hosts leaders from the USA, Japan, Germany, France, Italy and Canada at the G7 Summit.] Queen Elizabeth. While it remains unclear if the Queen will visit her holiday home with the rest of the royal family this year, royal aficionados can still be transported to the property with the magic of photography. This year, Queen Elizabeth has checked off 186 official duties, and these were usually done via the telephone or a video conference call. Queen Mary acquired her legendary collection over decades. So timeless, that tiara was worn by both Queen Elizabeth and her daughter Princess Anne for their weddings, and more recently by Princess Beatrice when she wed Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi in 2020. Queen Mary was constantly recycling stones from one parure of jewels to make or modify another. But not all of them are positive, as today she remembers a fallen Royal Family member who helped make her to become the Queen she is today. Today would commemorate 126 years since the birth of the man who passed his crown to the current Queen. As per royal historian Ed Owens, Prince William and Kate Middleton are expected to become the point of focus when the Queen will eventually step down and hand them the reigns. The Queen has an impressive portfolio of royal homes across the UK, including Buckingham Palace in London and Balmoral Castle in Scotland, but no longer owns any abroad. A source close to the royals claims the Queen, 95, is "terrified" disaster could strike and has spoken to the future King about avoiding such air travel, particularly piloting helicopters himself. The Queen toured the airbase meeting staff and families, watched a fly past and was given a guided tour of a Sea King search and rescue helicopter by Prince William. The Queen welcomes HMS Queen Elizabeth home Crowds gathered in Portsmouth last week to welcome HMS Queen Elizabeth home, shortly after Type 45 destroyers HMS Defender and HMS Diamond returned.