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Moments of joy: Charles and Anne dancing and Prince Phillip racing down a hill…

The holiday shots from 1957 come from hours of family footage released by the Prince of Wales for a television show to mark the Diamond Jubilee. The never-before-seen images include film from the Coronation.
Lydia Faudree
Lydia Faudree • 2 years ago

Historic: The Queen arrives at Westminster Abbey for the Coronation ceremony in 1953

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