Happy Birthday, Sir!
We celebrate the 70th birthday of the Prince of Wales with some gift suggestions for the man who has everything
Happy Birthday, Charles! The Prince of Wales made the most of the scorching weather and celebrated his 70th Birthday at a Buckingham Palace garden party in May – and who can blame him? – but the big day actually falls on November 14.
We’ve been told, though, that the Queen has (shhhh) organised a bit of a do in the State Rooms on the actual day, as well. And, with the addition of the special exhibition Charles curated at the Palace, featuring some of his favourite artworks as part of his 70th celebrations (‘Prince and Patron’), it looks like this one’s the birthday that just keeps on giving.
Seventy years as the Queen’s eldest son has seen some pretty extraordinary occasions, so we’ve looked through the archive at some of our favourite moments…