Stoic Britons celebrate Queen Elizabeth II's birthday despite the rain with high spirits and a picnic
Tue, Jun 14, 2016 - 5:50 AM
Residents (above) at a street party in Ilkley, West Yorkshire.
The Queen (above) attending the Patron's Lunch in London. Sunday's celebrations were the last of a weekend brimming with birthday tributes.
WAS this the most British picnic ever?
Marking Queen Elizabeth II's 90th birthday, thousands gathered outside Buckingham Palace on Sunday for a giant street party that included a hamper-style picnic, cups of tea for anyone willing to queue, and rainy weather.