ARCHIVE MATERIAL USED IN THE PROGRAMME:
Frank Gillard despatch from Nairobi on the Death of King George VI, BBC Radio, broadcast on 06/02/1952.
Coronation commentary by Norman Hartnell of The Queen arriving at Westminster Abbey from Carry on up the Fifties: The New Elizabethans, broadcast on BBC Radio 4 on 15/11/1989.
The Queen speaking on Children’s Hour in 1940 broadcast on 13/10/1940.
The Beatles “She Loves You” for the Royal Command Performance performed at the Prince of Wales Theatre in London, in the presence of the Queen Mother and Princess Margaret on 04/11/1963.
Ronald ALLISON reporting from Sydney about Royal Tour broadcast on BBC TV on 03/05/1970.
The Queen speaking at Guildhall broadcast on PM, BBC Radio 4 on 24/11/1992.
The Queen speaking at Dublin Castle, on her visit to the Irish Republic, broadcast on BBC TV on 18/05/2011.
Music: Music For The Royal Fireworks, Hwv 351: IV Le Rejouissance from The Very Best Of Handel CD, Naxos label, 2005.
The Queen: Elizabeth II and the Monarchy by Ben Pimlott published by HarperCollins, 2002, ISBN-10: 0007114362.
Queen Elizabeth II: Her Life in Our Times by Sarah Bradford published by Viking, 2011, ISBN-10: 067091911X.
The Diamond Queen: Elizabeth II and Her People by Andrew Marr, published by Macmillan, 2011, ISBN-10: 023074852X.
Queen Elizabeth II: A Diamond Jubilee Souvenir Album by Jane Roberts published by The Royal Collection, 2011, ISBN-10: 1905686404
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