The queen's helpers: how these senior royals are gearing up to do more as the monarch prepares to slow down

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At 95 Her Majesty is still leading the UK nation but she is drawing more and more on her senior royals. (PHOTO: Gallo Images/Getty Images)
At 95 Her Majesty is still leading the UK nation but she is drawing more and more on her senior royals. (PHOTO: Gallo Images/Getty Images)

It's been five months since Prince Philip died, leaving the queen without her constant companion of 73 years – her beloved strength and stay and the man who steered the royal family through many rocky waters.

But Her Majesty is made of stern stuff. She’s set aside her grief and is gallantly continuing with her royal duties, the living embodiment of the famous “keep calm and carry on” motto.

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