Queen and Irish President view Royal collection

The Queen and the Irish President Micheal D Higgens have been viewing Irish items in the Royal collection in Windsor as part of the historic state visit.


President Higgins & Queen Elizabeth view Irish items in Royal collection in Windsor #IrishStateVisit http://t.co/tklPQfiM1t


President Higgins will address the Houses of Parliament later this afternoon, before the royal banquet this evening.

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Irish President meets PM on day two of historic visit

Irish President Michael D Higgins met Prime Minister David Cameron in Downing Street today as he began day two of his state visit to Britain.