ROME, DECEMBER 25 - Queen Elizabeth of England attended the traditional Christmas mass in Sandringham this morning, where the royal family has one of her residences.
The sovereign, 93 years old, arrived in the church of Santa Maria Maddalena without her husband, Prince Filippo, 98 years old, just discharged from the hospital, but accompanied by his son, Prince Andrea. Filippo - the British media write - has not even joined the family at Sandringham Castle, where the royalty traditionally spend the Christmas holidays. At 3 pm local time (4 pm Italian time) Elisabetta's Christmas message, recorded in recent days, will be televised.
According to advances, he will invite his subjects to overcome the divisions in a year that promises to be full of challenges for the Kingdom.