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Britain Celebrates The Diamond Jubilee Of Queen Elizabeth II

Queen Elizabeth II's Diamond Jubilee Celebrations
Queen Elizabeth II's Diamond Jubilee Celebrations
Britain's Queen Elizabeth II (C) in front of Prince Harry, Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge on the royal barge 'Spirit of Chartwell' during the Thames Diamond Jubilee Pageant on the River Thames in London on June 3, 2012. Queen Elizabeth II sailed Sunday on a royal barge at the centre of a spectacular 1,000-boat river pageant on the Thames, the set-piece of celebrations to mark her diamond jubilee. (credit: MATT DUNHAM/AFP/GettyImages)
Queen Elizabeth II's Diamond Jubilee Celebrations
Queen Elizabeth II's Diamond Jubilee Celebrations
Sophie, Countess of Wessex, boards 'Havengore' at the beginning of the Thames Diamond Jubilee Pageant on the River Thames in London on June 3, 2012. Queen Elizabeth II sailed Sunday on a royal barge at the centre of a spectacular 1,000-boat river pageant on the Thames, the set-piece of celebrations to mark her diamond jubilee. (credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
Queen Elizabeth II's Diamond Jubilee Celebrations
Queen Elizabeth II's Diamond Jubilee Celebrations
BritBritain's Queen Elizabeth II (R), Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall (C) and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge (L) stand on the royal barge 'Spirit of Chartwell' during the Thames Diamond Jubilee Pageant on the River Thames in London on June 3, 2012. Queen Elizabeth II sailed Sunday on a royal barge at the centre of a spectacular 1,000-boat river pageant on the Thames, the set-piece of celebrations to mark her diamond jubilee. (credit: MATT DUNHAM/AFP/GettyImages)
Queen Elizabeth II's Diamond Jubilee Celebrations
Queen Elizabeth II's Diamond Jubilee Celebrations
Britain's Queen Elizabeth II talks with guests before officially opening the "Fortnum and Mason Diamond Jubilee Tea Salon" during an official visit with Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, to the department store in central London on March 1, 2012. The queen unveiled a plaque on the pavement to commemorate the refurbishment of Piccadily upon departure after touring the Fortnum and Mason store with their royal highnesses. (credit: LEON NEAL/AFP/GettyImages)
Queen Elizabeth II's Diamond Jubilee Celebrations
Queen Elizabeth II's Diamond Jubilee Celebrations
Royal supporters gather on the Mall outside Buckingham Palace in London, on June 4, 2012, in preparation for the Queen's Jubilee concert. (credit: ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP/GettyImages)
Queen Elizabeth II's Diamond Jubilee Celebrations
Queen Elizabeth II's Diamond Jubilee Celebrations
Two women in Union Jack costumes pose as they wait to enter a giant picnic area in Hyde Park ahead of the Diamond Jubilee concert at Buckingham Palace in London on June 4, 2012. A chain of more than 4,200 beacons began to flare across the globe on June 4 to mark Queen Elizabeth II's diamond jubilee, with the last to be lit by the monarch at a star-studded concert at Buckingham Palace. (credit: JOHN MACDOUGALL/AFP/GettyImages)
Queen Elizabeth II's Diamond Jubilee Celebrations
Queen Elizabeth II's Diamond Jubilee Celebrations
Members of the Royal family (from left to right) Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, Britain's Queen Elizabeth II, Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, and Prince William stand onboard the Spirit of Chartwell during the Thames Diamond Jubilee Pageant on the River Thames in London on June 3, 2012. Queen Elizabeth II was to sail on a ceremonial barge down the Thames at the centre of a 1,000-boat pageant to mark her diamond jubilee, although heavy rain threatened to spoil the party. (credit: JOHN STILLWELL/AFP/GettyImages)
A scene from Harrods department store on May 16, 2012 in London, England. (credit: Getty Images)
Harrods Celebrates The Diamond Jubilee A scene from Harrods department store on May 16, 2012 in London, England. (credit: Getty Images)
A scene from Harrods department store on May 16, 2012 in London, England. (credit: Getty Images)
Harrods Celebrates The Diamond Jubilee A scene from Harrods department store on May 16, 2012 in London, England. (credit: Getty Images)
A scene from Harrods department store on May 16, 2012 in London, England. (credit: Getty Images)
Harrods Celebrates The Diamond Jubilee A scene from Harrods department store on May 16, 2012 in London, England. (credit: Getty Images)
Harrods Celebrates The Diamond Jubilee
Harrods Celebrates The Diamond Jubilee
A scene from Harrods department store on May 16, 2012 in London, England. (credit: Getty Images)
Queen Elizabeth II Visits The Royal Academy Of Arts
Queen Elizabeth II Visits The Royal Academy Of Arts
Britain's Queen Elizabeth II meets singer Paul McCartney as she visits the Royal Academy of Arts in central London, on May 23, 2012. (credit: AFP PHOTO / POOL /CARL COURT)
Queen Elizabeth II Visits The Royal Academy Of Arts
Queen Elizabeth II Visits The Royal Academy Of Arts
Actress Joan Collins (R), singer Shirley Bassey (C) and actress Kate O'Mara (L) meet Britain's Queen Elizabeth II during her visit to the Royal Academy of Arts in central London, on May 23, 2012. (credit: AFP PHOTO / POOL /CARL COURT)
Queen Elizabeth II Visits The Royal Academy Of Arts
Queen Elizabeth II Visits The Royal Academy Of Arts
Actress Joan Collins (R), singer Shirley Bassey (C) and actress Kate O'Mara (L) joke as they wait to meet Britain's Queen Elizabeth II during her visit to the Royal Academy of Arts in central London on May 23, 2012. (credit: AFP PHOTO / POOL /CARL COURT)
Queen Elizabeth II Visits The Royal Academy Of Arts
Queen Elizabeth II Visits The Royal Academy Of Arts
Britain's Queen Elizabeth II visits the Royal Academy of Arts in central London, on May 23, 2012. (credit: AFP PHOTO / POOL / CARL COURT)
Queen Elizabeth II Visits The Royal Academy Of Arts
Queen Elizabeth II Visits The Royal Academy Of Arts
Britain's Queen Elizabeth II meets actor Michael Sheen as she visits the Royal Academy of Arts in central London on May 23, 2012. (credit: AFP PHOTO / POOL / CARL COURT)
Queen Elizabeth II Hosts A Garden Party At Buckingham Palace
Queen Elizabeth II Hosts A Garden Party At Buckingham Palace
Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall, Princess Royal and Prince Charles, Prince of Wales attend a garden party at Buckingham Palace in celebrations to mark the Diamond Jubilee of Britain's Queen Elizabeth II. (credit: Anthony Devlin - WPA Pool /Getty Images)
Queen Elizabeth II Hosts A Garden Party At Buckingham Palace
Queen Elizabeth II Hosts A Garden Party At Buckingham Palace
Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall (R) attend a garden party at Buckingham Palace in celebrations to mark the Diamond Jubilee of Britain's Queen Elizabeth II. (credit: Anthony Devlin - WPA Pool /Getty Images)
Queen Elizabeth II Hosts A Garden Party At Buckingham Palace
Queen Elizabeth II Hosts A Garden Party At Buckingham Palace
Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh stand for the national anthem as they attend a garden party at Buckingham Palace on May 29, 2012 in London, England. (credit: Anthony Devlin - WPA Pool /Getty Images)
Queen Elizabeth II Hosts A Garden Party At Buckingham Palace
Queen Elizabeth II Hosts A Garden Party At Buckingham Palace
Britain's Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, meets guests at the Buckingham Palace garden party in celebrations to mark the Diamond Jubilee of Britain's Queen Elizabeth II. (credit: AFP PHOTO/CARL COURT)
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