A crown at bath time – how the Queen juggled motherhood and royal duties

Never-before-seen family videos of Queen Elizabeth (plus corgis!) with Prince Charles and Princess Anne as children reveal the Queen’s maternal side

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As Queen Elizabeth got ready to celebrate her Diamond Jubilee, Prince Charles shares home videos filmed by the Queen herself.

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In a one-of-a-kind BBC documentary, Prince Charles pays tribute to the Queen as a young mother.

Intimate shots of Queen Elizabeth tickling a giggling Prince Charles and filming the royal children buried up to their necks in sand, illustrate the loving side of the Queen as a mother.

Aside from the Queen practicing wearing her crown at bath time, something Prince Charles jokes, “was quite funny”, they seem like any other family – particularly when having fun on a Norfolk beach.

Prince Charles will say, “The Diamond Jubilee gives us the chance to celebrate with pride all that the Queen means to us – whether as a nation or as one of her children,” reports the Daily Mail.

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