Wednesday 18 January 2017

Little risk of queen going Dutch and bowing out

The monarch may be scaling back on foreign travel but she's not a quitter, writes Ruth Dudley Edwards

Published 12/05/2013 | 05:00

Queen Elizabeth II at her Coronation in London's Westminster Abbey June 2, 1953.
Queen Elizabeth II at her Coronation in London's Westminster Abbey June 2, 1953.

Royal watchers are in a bit of a frenzy over Queen Elizabeth's future. Might she be planning to abdicate?

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Here are some reasons why she mightn't.

British monarchs don't abdicate: Victoria reigned for 63 years.

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