Queen Elizabeth II, who has become the first British monarch to reign for seven decades, met face-to-face with Switzerland’s president and his wife at Windsor Castle on Thursday.
The 95-year-old apparently responded to her grandson, Prince Harry, who was worried about the monarch after his surprise visit to the UK.
The Duke of Sussex, who last month visited his grandmother for tea at Windsor Castle with his wife Meghan Markle, said in an interview with NBC’s “Today” show: “I’m just making sure she’s protected and Have the right people around you.
The Monarch smiled and stood unaided during her first official engagement since a week-long break at the Sandringham estate, smiling broadly for photos with Cassis and his wife Paola.
Queen appeared to be in high spirits as she returned to Windsor Castle after a week-long break at her Sandringham estate in Norfolk, eastern England, where she privately celebrated her 96th birthday on April 21.
Prince Harry’s grandmother looked healthy as she met face-to-face with Switzerland’s president and his wife, in preparation for UK-wide celebrations for her Platinum Jubilee in early June.