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The Art of Monarchy

A collaboration with BBC Radio 4 to mark Her Majesty The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee

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HM The Queen's Christmas Day broadcast Dec 1957

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A photograph taken at the first televised Royal Christmas Message, December 25th 1957 taken in the Long Library at Sandringham House. The Queen holds a copy of Bunyan's Pilgrim's Progress which she quoted from during her Christmas speech.