The Queen, accompanied by the Duke of Edinburgh, presented The Queen's Anniversary Prizes for Higher and Further Education at Buckingham Palace, followed by a reception.
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A two brooch day! A pair of aquamarine clips...
Also today, the Queen received German Chancellor Angela Merkel for a private audience at Buckingham Palace.
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...and a pearl pendant, completing a day of old faithfuls.