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Royal visit to Ebony Horse Club ...The shoes of Queen Elizabeth II during a visit to the Ebony Horse Club and Community Riding Centre in Brixton, London.  PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Tuesday October 29, 2013. The Club was established in 1996 to enable children and young people from Brixton, South London to learn to ride and care for horses. See PA story ROYAL Queen.

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A view of the royal shoes as Queen Elizabeth II visits the Ebony Horse Club and Community Riding Centre in Brixton, south London. The club was established in 1996 to enable children and young people from Brixton to learn to ride and care for horses. Read more

Members of the Honourable Artillery Company (HAC), the City of Londonís Territorial Army regiment, fire a 62 gun salute at the Tower of London in central London on June 3, 2013 in honour of the 60th anniversary of the coronation of Britain's Queen Elizabeth II.

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Members of the Honourable Artillery Company, the City of London’s Territorial Army regiment, fire a 62 gun salute at the Tower of London in central London on Monday in honour of the 60th anniversary of the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II.

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Britain’s Queen Elizabeth arrives for the State Opening of Parliament, at the Palace of Westminster in London on Wednesday Read more

LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 22:  Members of the King's Troop Royal Horse Artillery fire a 41-gun royal salute in Green Park to celebrate Queen Elizabeth II's 87th birthday on April 22, 2013 in London, England. Gun salutes in honour of the Queen's birthday have been postponed by one day this year as her actual birthday, which is on April 21st, fell on a Sunday.

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Members of the King’s Troop Royal Horse Artillery fire a 41-gun royal salute in Green Park to celebrate Queen Elizabeth II’s 87th birthday (April 22) in London, England. Gun salutes in honour of the Queen’s birthday have been postponed by one day this year as her actual birthday fell on a Sunday. Read more