President Joe Biden’s 18-car convoy swept into the venue in Cornwall five minutes after the Queen got there with the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Charles and Camilla.
It is usual for all guests to be in place before the Queen arrives for any official event.
But it appears no grudges were held by the most senior members of the firm, as pictures showed the Queen beaming as she spoke to the president and his wife ahead of tonight’s meal.
The Royals are at the centre of Britain’s diplomatic mission to woo the US as Mr Johnson pushes for a quick free trade deal with President Biden as well as a quarantine-free travel corridor this summer. Read more: daily mail
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