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Political Leaders Dress To Impress At Queen's Diamond Jubilee Thanksgiving Service

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The Queen arrived for the Jubilee thanksgiving service looking elegant in a fine silk tulle and mint green chiffon drape – and the wives of the political leaders in attendance also wore eye-catching outfits.

Samantha Cameron wore a rose-print Paul Smith outfit and a natty grey beret.

A smiling Justine Thornton, wife of Labour Leader Ed Miliband, plumped for a blue and white ensemble with matching hat.

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Prime Minister David Cameron and his wife Samantha leave St Paul's Cathedral

Foreign Secretary William Hague's partner Ffion kept the colours low-key, along with Chancellor Osborne’s wife Frances.

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However, Miriam Gonzales, wife of Nick Clegg, London Mayor Boris Johnson’s wife Marina, and former Prime Minister Sir John Major's wife Norma all opted for bright hues.

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Hue goes there? Labour leader Ed Miliband and his wife Justine

The Queen, accompanied by her lady-in-waiting, Diana Marion, The Lady Farnham, twice waved to the crowd as she walked up the steps.

The service at St Paul's Cathedral featured a sermon by The Archbishop of Canterbury, Dr Rowan Williams, and a speech by David Cameron.

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Low-key: Chancellor George Osborne and his wife Frances

After the service, the waiting crowd gave the Queen a huge cheer as she left, with the bells chiming in the background.

Much to the crowd’s delight, she paused on the steps again to give a quick wave, before being driven away.

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Bright idea: Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg and his wife Miriam Gonzales

Take a look at pictures from Tuesday's Diamond Jubilee celebrations below:
Diamond Jubilee Celebrations
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