Queen Elizabeth in Jamaica
Queen Elizabeth II before a banquet, that she hosted in Kingston with Governor General Sir Howard Cooke, her representative in Jamaica, for the island's Prime Minister Percival Patterson and other dignitaries. * She was forced to dine by candlelight after a power cut plunged the residence into darkness. Earlier, guarded by snipers and secret servicemen, she braved crime-ridden, down-town Kingston where Yardie drug gangs rule. On Wednesday she flies to Montego Bay.
Golden Jubilee prom
The Princess Royal (right) with her sister-in-law the Countess of Wessex, arrives in the gardens of Buckingham Palace to attend a classical concert to celebrate the Golden Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II. * Starring Dame Kiri Te Kanawa, the Prom at the Palace is the first public concert staged in the Buckingham Palace grounds and marks the start of a weekend of celebrations. 12, 000 tickets for the evening were allocated by ballot.
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The Colour (flag) is marched in front of the Coldstream Guards, during the Trooping the Colour Ceremony, on Horse Guards parade ground in Central London. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo, Picture date: Saturday June 17, 2006. More than 1, 100 soldiers will take part in the colourful annual display of pomp and pageantry. See PA story ROYAL Queen. Photo credit should read: John Stillwell/PA.