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

ROYAL APPROVAL

Showing her enthusiasm for grandson Prince William's decision to marry Kate Middleton, the queen offered the young royals plenty of help with last year's royal wedding extravaganza. After offering some welcome guest list advice and handing over Buckingham Palace for the royal reception, the monarch couldn't hide her delight as she shared the spotlight with the royal newlyweds on April 29, 2011.