In Pictures: Christmas decorations fit for a royal castle

Royal Collection Trust staff have completed a festive makeover of Windsor Castle.

Press Association
Last updated: 30 November 2018 - 1.30pm

Royal staff have been putting up the Christmas decorations at Windsor Castle.

The festive makeover includes 7,000 lights and a 23ft tree in the famous St George’s Hall, and visitor’s to the Queen’s Berkshire residence can see them from Saturday.

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Staff at Windsor Castle have been putting up the Christmas decorations (Steve Parsons/PA)
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The centrepiece is a 23ft Nordmann Fir tree (Steve Parsons/PA)
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Royal Collection Trust staff spent a day and half putting the decorations up (Steve Parsons/PA)
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The main tree is in St George’s Hall (Steve Parsons/PA)
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There is also a 15ft tree in the Crimson Drawing Room (Steve Parsons/PA)
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Staff admire the final effect (Steve Parsons/PA)
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Job done! (Steve Parsons/PA)

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