In what The Queen described as a ‘bumpy’ year, the Monarch said she had been ‘struck’ by the sense of purpose younger generations have shown in tackling issues such as climate change.
The Queen used her Christmas Day message to highlight how ‘small steps, not the giant leaps’ bring about lasting change in the world.
The path, of course, is not always smooth, and may at times this year have felt quite bumpy, but small steps can make a world of difference.”
She also spoke about personal joy, describing how she and the Duke of Edinburgh were ‘delighted’ to welcome an eighth great-grandchild to their family – Harry and Meghan’s son Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor
Earlier in December, Robert Lacey was quoted in The New York Times reflecting on a tough year for the Royal family.
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