“It’s to tell everyone she is alone too,” another said.
One commented it was a nod to the fact she would be spending Christmas isolating with just Philip, and another suggested this was the key to working out who and what was featured on the Queen’s desk each year.
One wrote, “Must have been hard for her Majesty to not have their usual Christmas together. Personally, I didn’t see any problem with them doing so. They all mix with & know each other & wouldn’t be mixing with anyone else, bar church. However, the Queen would always lead by example.”
Another said: “Do you know if the photos on the desk symbolise who is with her on Christmas Day?