Originally Posted by Skippyboo
There was a bunch of stuff last year for the Queen's 90th birthday. It pretty obvious the palace doesn't want a big jubilee this year. After the 25th, nothing was done until the 50th and 60th, the U.K. doesn't do jubilees just to have a jubilee. The palace would rather do something for the Queen and Philip's 70th anniversary than the sapphire jubilee.
I very much doubt either will go unmarked in some way.
Both are serious events to celebrate and although private as she is, the Queen won't want to disappoint!