Queen ‘frustrated’ as Royal Family guest caught in major faux pas during Windsor visit | Royal | News
The Queen and Prince Philip reportedly loved it when royal engagements did not go as planned. A particular incident that caused royal watchers to laugh took place when Donald Trump visited the Queen at Windsor Castle. The Royal Family Channel on YouTube reported the incident.
They said: “Who could forget the time Her Majesty met President Trump.
“The Queen cut a frustrated figure ushering the US President along as he made some royal faux pas while inspecting the Guard of Honor at Windsor Castle.”
They added: “In a comical moment, as he walked alongside her inspecting the Coldstream Guards, he appeared to have some directional issues – and BLOCKED her.
“The Queen dressed all in blue, is pointing where the American businessman should walk as they inspect the troops.
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“Trump then walks in front of the Queen, with the monarch dwarfed by his large frame.”
The Daily Mirror added that Donald Trump “seemed a little lost as he inspected the Coldstream Guards, and so did Queen Elizabeth for a moment.”
Inspecting the Guard of Honor is an important ceremonial event that takes place during a state visit.
The visits usually last two or three days and start with an official reception at either Horse Guards in London, Windsor Castle or the Palace of Hollyrood House in Edinburgh.
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The monarch was heard offering her opinion last month, at the opening of the Welsh Senedd.
She was overheard saying she was irritated by people “when they talk but they don’t do”, while she was discussing climate change.
The comments were caught on a microphone while the Queen spoke with Elin Jones, the presiding officer of the Senedd, and the Duchess of Cornwall.