The Queen's plans for a 'quiet' Christmas have been revealed

Like many of us, she'll be apart from some family members

12/1/2020 10:52:00 PM

Like many of us, she'll be apart from some family members

Like many of us, she'll be apart from some family members

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.However, due to current COVID guidelines, it's believed the Queen and Philip will be keeping things a lot more low-key this year. According to theDaily Mail's royal editor, Rebecca English, Sandringham is off the table completely."Having considered all the appropriate advice, The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh have decided that this year they will spend Christmas quietly in Windsor. Sandringham is off," she said in a new

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tweet.This content is imported from Twitter. You may be able to find the same content in another format, or you may be able to find more information, at their web site.New: Having considered all the appropriate advice, The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh have decided that this year they will spend Christmas quietly in Windsor.

Sandringham is off.December 1, 2020It makes a lot of sense, doesn't it? English added that like many, the royals are hoping that next year's Christmas will resemble something much closer to normality."A source tells me that the Queen and Duke feel ‘fortunate’ to spend Christmas with their family every year and understand this year will be different. Like everyone they hope things will get back to normal in 2021." headtopics.com

The royal insider also shared that while the Queen and Duke may be paid a visit by some family members, it's unlikely they'd be able to see everyone. English did not specify who it is that's likely to drop in and see Her Majesty (but we can rule out the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, who won't be flying over to the UK from America, again due to the pandemic). "All the indications are that while they may see some family members, it will be quite a solitarily Christmas for the Queen and Prince Philip this year," says English."The couple understand their family will have ‘competing demands’."

It's still unknown how other members of the family, such as the Cambridges, are planning to spend the day.Let's all keep our fingers crossed that Christmas 2021 will be full of hugs, mingling and rowing with your extended family members about what channel to watch.

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