Platinum Jubilee concert: Queen's tea with Paddington, a partygate joke and Prince George sings Sweet Caroline - key moments of Buckingham Palace concert

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A live crowd of 22,000 people and a television audience of millions came together to celebrate the Queen's Platinum Jubilee at a concert outside Buckingham Palace.

It was a night of memorable moments, concluding with Prince Charles delivering a message for his "mummy" in which he told the Queen: "You continue to make history".

Here's what happened at the concert:

Queen taps tune to We Will Rock You

The gig kicked off with a film of The Queen having tea with Paddington Bear, bringing back memories of the video she shot with Daniel Craig as James Bond for the London 2012 Olympics.

The film showed the Queen and Paddington sharing tea and sandwiches, before they tapped out the beat of Queen's We Will Rock You on teacups.

That cued up Queen and Adam Lambert to get the show going.

Lee Mack makes partygate joke

The comedian, performing as an MC for the night, took aim at Boris Johnson with a partygate joke in the opening minutes of the event.

Mack told the crowds: "We are here right outside the gates of Buckingham Palace for the party of a lifetime. And I tell you what, finally you can say the words 'party' and 'gate' - and it's a positive."

Later on, Stephen Fry prompted laughter from the crowd by joking about how many prime ministers the Queen had "tolerated" during her service.

Duke of Cambridge speaks about Queen's climate hopes

The Duke of Cambridge praised the Queen for her "hope" in the future of the planet, echoing her speech to the COP26 climate change summit, when she spoke about working together in a "common cause".

William mentioned the efforts of "visionary environmentalists", naming broadcaster and naturalist Sir David Attenborough, and "my grandfather and my father", the Duke of Edinburgh and Prince of Wales, who have championed the natural world.

He said: "It's my firm hope that my grandmother's words are as true in 70 years' time as they are tonight that as nations we come together in common cause, because then there is always room for hope.

"Tonight has been full of such optimism and joy - and there is hope. Together, if we harness the very best of humankind, and restore our planet, we will protect it for our children, for our grandchildren and for future generations to come."

He went on to say: "While no-one's grandmother thanks them for talking about their age, my own grandmother has been alive for nearly a century. In that time, mankind has benefited from unimaginable technological developments and scientific breakthroughs.

"And although those breakthroughs have increased our awareness of the impact humans have on our world, our planet has become more fragile."

He added the need to protect the planet had "never been more urgent", but like the Queen, "I am an optimist".

Charles pays moving tribute to 'mummy'

Prince Charles paid a moving tribute to the Queen, his "mummy".

Speaking at the end of the Buckingham Palace gig, the Prince of Wales said Her Majesty has been "with us in our difficult times".

"You laugh and cry with us and, most importantly, you have been there for us, for these 70 years," he said.

"You pledged to serve your whole life - you continue to deliver. You continue to make history."

The Prince of Wales also remembered his father the Duke of Edinburgh, who died in April 2021.

"My papa would have enjoyed the show and joined us wholeheartedly in celebrating all you continue to do for your country and your people," he said.

Diversity takes us through 60 years of British music

Ashley Banjo and his dance troupe Diversity took us through an energetic routine to a number of British songs popular throughout the Queen's 70-year reign.

Craig David takes to the stage in a glitter tracksuit

Rapper and singer Craig David performed Ain't Giving Up and Re-Rewind.

The Obamas and Bond actor Daniel Craig then wished the Queen well in video messages.

William and George sing Sweet Caroline

Later on, singer Rod Stewart performed a short set, which concluded with a cover of Sweet Caroline.

Although he appeared to almost lose his voice at times, Prince William and Prince George were seen singing along.

After finishing the Neil Diamond hit, Stewart wrapped things up, saying: "Up the NHS" and "God save the Ukraine".

Royals enjoy themselves in the best seats

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge sat with George and Charlotte in the royal box, along with Prince Charles, the Duchess of Cornwall and Princess Anne.

All were seen dancing along and waving flags through the concert.

Duran Duran

During the band's performance of Girls on Film, images of the Queen through the years were shown on the front of Buckingham Palace.

Diana Ross returns

To wrap up the night, Motown legend Diana Ross returned for her first live UK show in 15 years.

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