The crowds who waited patiently for a glimpse of the Queen today at Westminster Abbey were rewarded with glorious sunshine.
A special service marked the 60th anniversary of her coronation there.
There was none of the torrential rain that began her Diamond Jubilee celebrations last year, or the cold conditions that greeted the new Monarch when she was officially crowned on this day six decades ago.
Among the guests at the service, a pilot from London who took part in the flypast in 1953. Sharon Thomas reports.