Why Queen Elizabeth II rejected the “Old Woman of the Year” award

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In a letter, the Queen said that she did not meet the criteria to receive the award

Queen Elizabeth II declined a magazine’s “Old Woman of the Year” award, saying that “you are as old as you feeles”.

The 95-year-old monarch rejected the recognition “politely but firmly” and sent him to the publication Oldie a message with your “best wishes”.

Next year 2022 the monarch what does it hold the longest reign in the nation will turn 70 years on the throne.

The awards president, Gyles Brandreth, sent a message to the queen’s private secretary, Edward Young, asking if she would accept the title of “Old Woman of the Year.”