Margaret Rhodes, the Queen’s cousin and close friend, dies aged 91.

The Queen’s cousin and close friend, Margaret Rhodes, passed away on Friday night, aged 91, following a short illness. Rhodes was the youngest daughter of the sixteenth Lord Elphinstone, Sidney Elphinstone and his wife Lady Mary Bowes-Lyon – sister to the late Queen Mother.

The Queen and Margaret Rhodes have been friends since childhood and it is rumoured that the Queen was visiting Rhodes often.

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