Revealed for the first time in 60 years: First pictures of Elizabeth as Queen unveiled among family portraits taken after the death of her father King George
Kenneth Clayton was one of the first members of the public allowed into Buckingham Palace during the period of mourning for King George VI - but kept the images locked up his entire life.
The christening at Hampstead Church, July 5, 1954, of Lady Virginia FitzRoy. Here are the Earl of Euston, HM The Queen, Viscount Ipswich, Lady Henrietta FitzRoy, The Duke of Cornwall and Princess Anne. The Queen was godmother.
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A peak inside the most exclusive paddling pool in Britain!
The Duchess of Cambridge has been taking one-year-old George for swimming lessons in the private pool at Buckingham Palace.
Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester , Prince Charles, Queen...
Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester , Prince Charles, Queen Elizabeth II and Princess Anne at the Ascot Week polo tournament in Windsor Great Park, June 1955.
Street scenes of 19th-century Newcastle – in pictures
A remarkable set of original early glass negatives detailing everyday 19th-century street scenes has been found by Aaron Guy, who works at Newcastle's Mining Institute. Most are from Newcastle, but some in the collection are from other parts of the north-east. The photographer is unknown
Wartime spy, big game hunter and for 80 years the Queen's best friend
Margaret Rhodes represented the polar opposite of a modern world where television and social media bestow celebrity on the trashy, the flashy and the undeserving.
Queen Elizabeth II and her children, Princess Anne and Prince...
Queen Elizabeth II and her children, Princess Anne and Prince Charles, wait together for the next event in the Braemar Highland Games, Scotland, September 9th 1957.
Marcus Adams with Prince Charles and Princess Anne
Marcus Adams with Prince Charles and Princess Anne, c.1953 by Marcus Adams This photograph is from the book Marcus Adams: Royal Photographer, which can be purchased from the Royal Collection online shop. An exhibition of royal portraits by Marcus Adams is on display at The Queen's Gallery, Palace of Holyroodhouse, 25 February - 5 June 2011. Explore the exhibition online. The Royal Collection © 2011, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II