The Queen and Prince Charles release stunning new photograph together celebrating spring

Such happy faces!

The Queen smiling
(Image credit: Getty Images)

The Queen and Prince Charles have released a new photograph together to celebrate spring, sharing a special mother-and-son moment at Frogmore House.


Surrounded by blossom and daffodils, the pair look happy and relaxed, wrapped up warm among the wildflowers.

While the image was released on April 2nd, to celebrate the beginning of the Easter weekend, the photographs were actually taken on March 23, 2021, in the gardens of Frogmore House in Windsor.

Queen and Prince Charles at Frogmore House

(Image credit: Getty Images)

The portrait has also been posted on the Queen's own Instagram account, @theroyalfamily with a sweet message about Easter. The caption alongside the image read, 'The Queen and The Prince of Wales enjoy a walk in the grounds of Frogmore House, Windsor.

'This image is one of two released to mark the Easter weekend. Head over to @ClarenceHouse to see the second photograph.

'Follow our link in bio for more information about Frogmore House.

'📸 @chrisjacksongetty / Getty Images'

The Queen is seen grinning ear to ear and fans were quick to comment on her happy expression. 

'Beautiful to see Her Majesty The Queen and The Prince of Wales so happy together. Happy Easter to all the Royal Family'. While another commented, 'They both look so happy. Such a lovely mother and son moment. Happy Easter to all!'

A third said, 'Wonderful to see the Queen and the Prince of Wales enjoying an in-person visit! Happy Easter to the Royal Family from Canada.'

Prince Charles and Camilla's account, @ClarenceHouse, also shared a photograph from the shoot, with the caption, 'The Queen and The Prince of Wales enjoy a walk in the grounds of Frogmore House, Windsor.

'This image is one of two released to mark the Easter weekend. Head over to @theroyalfamily to see the second photograph.'

Wishing all our readers a happy Easter! 

Lauren Hughes
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