Queen back out in public after cancelling event due to a cold

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The Queen has made her first public appearance since pulling out of an engagement last week due to a cold.

She was joined by the Princess Royal, Anne, as she attended church in Sandringham this morning.

The 93-year-old opted for a vibrant orange coat for the service, at the St Mary Magdalene Church.

She paired the brightly-coloured coat with a black furry hat, fur-trimmed black gloves and a gold brooch,

The Queen leaves the service (PA)
The Queen leaves the service (PA)

Crowds had gathered to catch a glimpse of the royal on her private Norfolk estate.

Earlier this week, the monarch miss a planned meeting at her local Women’s Institute due to a cold.

Sir Jackie Stewart (left) and Princess Anne, The Princess Royal arrive to attend a morning church service (PA)
Sir Jackie Stewart (left) and Princess Anne, The Princess Royal arrive to attend a morning church service (PA)

The Queen’s annual appearance at the Sandringham branch of the Women’s Institute was called off as she was “not feeling up to it”, according to a member of her security team.

After joining the branch in 1943, the Queen attends each year as part of her winter stay in Norfolk.

The Queen was pictured leaving the venue in a burgundy Rolls-Royce car following the service (PA)
The Queen was pictured leaving the venue in a burgundy Rolls-Royce car following the service (PA)

Anne opted for a long navy coat, a grey scarf and a hat with a large feather for the service on Sunday morning.

She walked to the church on foot joined by former Formula One racing driver Sir Jackie Stewart.

The Queen was pictured leaving the venue in a burgundy Rolls-Royce car following the service.

She was accompanied by opera singer Dame Kiri Te Kanawa, who wore a camel-coloured coat and a hat with a large bow.

The singer performed at the wedding of Charles and Diana, Princess of Wales, in 1981.

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