In between opening presents and tucking into your Christmas dinner, the Queen will deliver her annual Christmas Day speech at 3 p.m. GMT.
In this year’s speech, Queen Elizabeth II makes reference to a “bumpy” year, but does not further elaborate on her meaning.
While talking about Jesus’ life, she says “small steps taken in faith and in hope can overcome long-held differences and deep-seated divisions to bring harmony and understanding.”
“The path, of course, is not always smooth, and may at times this year have felt quite bumpy, but small steps can make a world of difference,” the Queen says. Read more…