This afternoon she delivered a poignant message that read “Better days will return” The news was also accompanied by four pictures from all year round. She said: “We should console ourselves that although we have more to endure, better days will return: we will be with our friends again; we will be with our families again be; we will meet again””

Following her message, royal fans were quick to commend Her Majesty for her good wishes at such a difficult time

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A third said, “Happy New Year Royal Family Happy New Year Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip you both remarkable

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Queen had to deliver her Christmas speech from Windsor Castle for the first time since 1987

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“For Christians, Jesus is” the light of the world, “but we cannot celebrate His birth in the usual way today

“People of all faiths could not gather the way they would like for their festivals such as Passover, Easter, Eid and Vaisakhi

“Last month, fireworks lit the skies around Windsor as Hindus, Sikhs and Jains celebrated the Diwali Festival of Lights, which offered joyful moments of hope and unity – despite social distancing

“The Bible tells how a star appeared in the sky, whose light led the shepherds and wise men to the place of Jesus’ birth

“Let the Christmas light – the spirit of selflessness, love and above all hope – guide you into the times to come

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