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A Royal return to Norfolk

Queen arrives in West Norfolk Photo: ITV Anglia News

The Queen was greeted at King's Lynn station today as she arrived in West Norfolk for her Christmas break.

She made her way through fellow passengers on platform one, as she got ready to head off to Sandringham.

The Queen as she left her train at King's Lynn Credit: ITV News Anglia
The Queen's train arriving at King's Lynn Credit: ITV News Anglia

A group of students from the nearby College of West Anglia had abandoned their Christmas lunch to wait to see the Queen arrive.

"It was quite a surprise, we just got told their was a secret going down and then, oh you're going to meet the Queen."

– Lewis Bond, Student
Photography student Lewis Bond waiting to see the Queen Credit: ITV News Anglia
The Queen leaving King's Lynn train station Credit: Lewis Bond, Photography student
Photography students from College of West Anglia waiting to see the Queen Credit: ITV News Anglia

The students who are in their first year of a Photography BTEC Level 3 managed to capture the moment the Queen left the station.

Below is a picture taken by student Jenny Speed.

The Queen leaving King's Lynn train station Credit: Jenny Speed, Photography student
The Queen leaving for Sandringham Credit: Emily Paxton, Photography Lecturer

Click below to see a report by ITV News Anglia's Emily Knight.