Queen Elizabeth II waves to the crowd in Windsor, England, on her 90th birthday in April 2016, but how does she spend the millions given her in the Sovereign Grant? Photo: WireImage
Queen Elizabeth II waves to the crowd in Windsor, England, on her 90th birthday in April 2016, but how does she spend the millions given her in the Sovereign Grant? Photo: WireImage
Royalty

How Queen Elizabeth spends her millions: she might have the crown jewels, castles and palaces, but she’s still pretty frugal at heart

  • Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s 2019 tour of Africa cost US$347,000, but Prince Charles’ trip to Oman, after the death of Sultan Qaboos, was almost as much
  • In financial year 2018/19, Buckingham Palace, Windsor Castle, St James’s Palace and the Palace of Holyroodhouse hosted almost 500 official functions

Queen Elizabeth II waves to the crowd in Windsor, England, on her 90th birthday in April 2016, but how does she spend the millions given her in the Sovereign Grant? Photo: WireImage
Queen Elizabeth II waves to the crowd in Windsor, England, on her 90th birthday in April 2016, but how does she spend the millions given her in the Sovereign Grant? Photo: WireImage
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