Christmas decorations go up at Windsor Castle

With less than a month to go, staff at Windsor Castle have begun preparing for Christmas. The decorations are going up, including a six-metre high tree, and an elaborate dining table.

Roxy Hackett applies the finishing touches to a six-metre Nordman Fir Christmas tree in the St George's Hall
Roxy Hackett applies the finishing touches to a Nordman Fir Christmas tree Credit: PA Wire
Some of the decorations on the six-metre tree Credit: PA Wire
The tree is placed in St George's Hall Credit: PA Wire
Table in the State Dinning Room Credit: PA Wire
This was the table setting used in the mid-19th century Credit: PA Wire
It recreates the setting laid for Queen Victoria and Prince Albert Credit: PA Wire
The finished table setting Credit: PA Wire