Queen – extra

Interesting facts about Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II:

  • The Queen can speak French fluently.
  • She is 5ft 4in tall (162 cm).
  • She has about 25 horses in each racing season.
  • There are about 150 painted portraits of her.
  • The Queen is on YouTube and on Facebook (The British Monarchy)
  • Her Majesty sends a telegraph (a special greeting card) to people of the Commonwealth who have their 100th birthday.
  • The Queen gives Christmas presents to Buckingham Palace staff every year. Some get some personal gifts but all get Christmas pudding.
The Queen and Scottish Veterans (Photo: Press Association)

The Queen and Scottish Veterans (Photo: Press Association)

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