The Royals

Celebrating 60 Years: The Queen's Milestone Moments

As Britain's monarch celebrates her Diamond Jubilee this year, we take a look back at the highlights of her reign

ONLINE PIONEER

One of the first rulers to explore cyberspace, the tech-savvy monarch sent her first email from an army base in 1976. Today, the queen is a regular email user and keeps the world up to date with royal happenings via her official royal website, Twitter feed, Facebook page, Flickr account and YouTube channel!