The Patrons Lunch

Guests wear transparent waterproofs as they gather on the Mall for the Patron's Lunch, an event to mark Britain's Queen Elizabeth's 90th birthday, in London

Publish Date 12 Jun 2016

Rainy conditions have not dampened the spirits of guests at a picnic lunch in London - the last of the events for the Queen's official birthday.
Ponchos were handed to many of the 10,000 guests at the Patron's Lunch - who were also given a hamper of food.
Members of the Royal Family walked down The Mall greeting guests in a "walkabout" lasting 30 minutes.
Queen Elizabeth II gave a speech and thanked everyone for the birthday wishes she had received during the year.