Queen"s Diamond Jubilee: "Horse of the year" extravaganza planned


Welcome to the World of Windsor: Three night “horse of the year” extravaganza planned to celebrate Diamond Jubilee

Endless energy: The Queen has had a busy 2011 -including a trip to Australia which has just finished - but she is likely to be even busier next wear when she celebrates her Diamond Jubilee

Endless energy: The Queen has had a busy 2011 -including a trip to Australia which has just finished – but she is likely to be even busier next wear when she celebrates her Diamond Jubilee

Equestrian fun: The World of Windsor, launched today by Alan Titchmarsh and Angela Rippon, will celebrate the Queen

Equestrian fun: The World of Windsor, launched today by Alan Titchmarsh and Angela Rippon, will celebrate the Queen”s love of horses

Multinational: The three day event will also celebrate the 250 countries the Queen has been to on official state visits

Multinational: The three day event will also celebrate the 250 countries the Queen has been to on official state visits

Out of control: Fortunately the horse handlers at the show will be more adept than Titchmarsh

Out of control: Fortunately the horse handlers at the show will be more adept than Titchmarsh

Fitting tribute: The Queen

Fitting tribute: The Queen”s love of horses has been well documented. Here she is with American President Ronald Reagan at Windsor in 1982