Queen of UK marks the Coronation anniversary at the Westminster Abbey

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The Queen came along with more than 20 family members that include the Duke of Edinburgh. Some of the other notable royals attending the occasion include Prince Harry, Princesses Eugenie and Beatrice, and many more.

A number of key items including the heavy and solid gold St Edward’s crown from the Coronation were put in Westminster Abbey for the service.

The show also featured one of the ancient furniture pieces still in use i.e. The Coronation Chair.

An estimated figure of 27 million Briton tuned in to watch the event. The weather was dull, but the Sun greeted those in London. It was the first time in history that viewers watched something as big as this as it happened. Secretary General of the Commonwealth, Kamalesh Sharma gave a reading on the occasion.

 

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