Queen Elizabeth Ⅱ
1926 - 2022
Written by Alyson Jackson
A Regional Reflection on Our Great National Heritage
Join us, if you will, as we reflect on articles and photographs from the archives in celebration of the life of Queen Elizabeth Ⅱ ...
Great Yorkshire Show - The First Female Patron
Princess Elizabeth first visited Great Yorkshire Show in 1949. A well-known animal lover, and following the coronation, Her Majesty later became patron of the society and visited on numerous occasions.
Photo credit: Great Yorkshire Show - Official Website
Royal Wedding Cake - 1947
Over nine feet tall and weighing five hundred pounds, this magnificent sugar-craft creation produced two thousand slices for guests with hundreds more shared with charities and organisations. One tier was even kept for Prince Charles' Christening the following year.
Elizabeth and Phillip married at Westminster Abbey on November 20, 1947
From our family to the Royal Family, to your family, we send our heart-felt condolences as we unite as a nation to grieve the loss and celebrate the life of our much-loved sovereign Queen Elizabeth Ⅱ.
The Botham Family x