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

SILVER BELLE

As Britain celebrated the queen's first 25 years on the throne with thousands of street parties, the monarch marked her Silver Jubilee with a lavish parade through the streets of London in the historic Gold State Coach and an exotic tour of some of the most far-flung countries in the British Commonwealth.