The get-together with monarch and child lit hero Paddington Bear — due to some movie-making sleight of hand — additionally featured marmalade sandwiches.
When it was time for the celebrations to start, Paddington stated: “Happy Jubilee, ma’am. And thank you, for everything.”
Tea with Paddington was screened to a crowd of hundreds outdoors of Buckingham Palace to open a live performance in celebration of the queen’s 70 years on the throne.
And now we all know what she carries round in that purse.