The Royals

Royal Jubilees: Parties Fit for a Queen!

As Queen Elizabeth II celebrates her 60-year Diamond Jubilee, look back at the epic parties and pageants that marked her Silver and Golden Jubilees


After suffering the death of a second close family member – her beloved mum, the Queen Mother Queen Elizabeth, on March 30, 2002 – the queen stepped out for a historic dinner with then-Prime Minister Tony Blair and past British Prime Ministers John Major, Margaret Thatcher, Sir Edward Heath and the Lord Callaghan of Cardiff in London on April 20.