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No driver’s licence? Who needs one when you’re the Queen

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No driver’s licence? Who needs one when you’re the Queen

Little-known anecdotes and titbits about the longest-serving British monarch who celebrates her Platinum Jubilee

Staff reporter

Britain celebrated Queen Elizabeth II’s platinum jubilee at the weekend, an astonishing 70 years on the throne. Throughout she has remained an enigma. Here are some lesser-known facts about the world’s most famous woman.

• The Queen has nine royal thrones — six at Buckingham Palace, two at Westminster Abbey and one at the House of Lords.

• The Sunday Times Rich List 2022 put her net worth at £370m (R5.75bn) — a £5m (R78m) increase on 2021...

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