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Queen reveals what cheeky Harry and William really get up to at Christmas

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Television viewers were won over by the Queen in a new ITV documentary that gave a glimpse into Royal life – including Christmas spent with her cheeky grandchildren Harry and William.

It was the monarchs sassy sense of humour that had those watching The Queens Green Planet last night in stitches.

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In one scene, revealing what goes on in the lead up to Christmas at Windsor Castle, the Queen even managed to drop her grandsons Harry and William in it.

The Queen, 91, talks to member of staff, Neil Turner, about her Christmas tree – telling him her boisterous great-grandchildren Prince George and Princess Charlotte love to knock the baubles from its branches.

She said: The problem is the children love knocking those [baubles] off.

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Mr Turner – who is tasked with putting up the tree at the castle – said: I know my grandchildren do your Majesty.

Well my great-grandchildren do, the Queen replied, before adding: And the grandchildren still.

The Queen's Green Planet Documentary following Her Majesty the Queen and an ambitious legacy project to create a global network of protected forests, spanning the 53 countries of the Commonwealth. The film also features a conversation between the Queen and Sir David Attenborough in the gardens of Buckingham Palace last summer, with the subjects ranging from climate change to conkers and birthday gifts. There is also footage of the members of the royal family involved so far in making the Queen's Commonwealth Canopy a reality, including Prince Harry planting trees in the Caribbean and Prince William in Canada's Great Bear Rainforest. Credit: ITV
The Queen jokes about her Christmas baubles in The Queens Green Planet (Picture: ITV)
The Queen's Green Planet Documentary following Her Majesty the Queen and an ambitious legacy project to create a global network of protected forests, spanning the 53 countries of the Commonwealth. The film also features a conversation between the Queen and Sir David Attenborough in the gardens of Buckingham Palace last summer, with the subjects ranging from climate change to conkers and birthday gifts. There is also footage of the members of the royal family involved so far in making the Queen's Commonwealth Canopy a reality, including Prince Harry planting trees in the Caribbean and Prince William in Canada's Great Bear Rainforest. Credit: ITV
The Queen and Duke of Edinburgh joke with trusted staff ahead of their Christmas break (Picture: ITV)

Later in the scene, she and the Duke of Edinburgh are seen laughing and joking as they hand presents to their most trusted members of staff before heading to Sandringham for their annual Christmas break.

The ITV documentary followed the monarchs legacy project – the Queens Commonwealth Canopy – to create a global network of protected forests across the planet.

While walking with Sir David in her private gardens at Buckingham Palace, the Queen is interrupted by the sound of a helicopter flying overhead.

It sounds like President Trump, the Queen joked before saying: Or President Obama.

The remark went down a storm on social media, with many viewers posting crying with laughter emojis.

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STRICTLY EMBARGOED PICTURE: FOR PUBLICATION FROM TUESDAY 10 APRIL 2018 From ITN Productions THE QUEENS GREEN PLANET Monday 16th April 2018 on ITV Pictured: Sir David Attenborough joins Her Majesty the Queen in the gardens of Buckingham Palace This unique, landmark documentary follows Her Majesty the Queen and an ambitious legacy project to create a global network of protected forests, spanning the 52 countries of the Commonwealth. This project, called the Queen?s Commonwealth Canopy, brings together Her Majesty?s deeply held commitment to the Commonwealth and her little-known love of trees. At the heart of the film is a conversation between the Queen and Sir David Attenborough filmed in the gardens of Buckingham Palace last summer. In a rare opportunity to see the Queen talking informally to Sir David, the conversation ranges from climate change, to conkers and birthday gifts. The film follows members of the Royal Family involved so far in making the Queen?s Commonwealth Canopy a reality, including Prince Harry planting trees in the Caribbean, and Prince William and his family in Canada's Great Bear Rainforest. (c) ITN Productions For further information please contact Peter Gray 0207 157 3046 peter.gray@itv.com This photograph is ? ITV and can only be reproduced for editorial purposes directly in connection with the programme THE QUEENS GREEN PLANET or ITV. Once made available by the ITV Picture Desk, this photograph can be reproduced once only up until the Transmission date and no reproduction fee will be charged. Any subsequent usage may incur a fee. This photograph must not be syndicated to any other publication or website, or permanently archived, without the express written permission of ITV Picture Desk. Full Terms and conditions are available on the website www.itvpictures.com
Sir David Attenborough joins Her Majesty the Queen in the gardens of Buckingham Palace (Picture: ITV)

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Im living for the Queens sassy comment about Trump, said one person on Twitter, while another posted: YASSSS QUEEN !!!

Lol at the Queen saying a noisy helicopter sounds like President @realDonaldTrump! I dare him to go on a twitter rant about her!! said another.

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Adore her, tweeted another fan, while one person wondered: Did the queen just throw some shade at president trump?

Many viewers said the pairing of the Queen and Sir David, who are both 91, was a dream come true.

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The Queen and Sir David Attenborough. Absolutely smashing it, one viewer tweeted.

STRICTLY EMBARGOED PICTURE: FOR PUBLICATION ON TUESDAY 10 APRIL 2018 From ITN Productions THE QUEENS GREEN PLANET Monday 16th April 2018 on ITV Pictured: Sir David Attenborough joins Her Majesty the Queen in the gardens of Buckingham Palace This unique, landmark documentary follows Her Majesty the Queen and an ambitious legacy project to create a global network of protected forests, spanning the 52 countries of the Commonwealth. This project, called the Queen???s Commonwealth Canopy, brings together Her Majesty???s deeply held commitment to the Commonwealth and her little-known love of trees. At the heart of the film is a conversation between the Queen and Sir David Attenborough filmed in the gardens of Buckingham Palace last summer. In a rare opportunity to see the Queen talking informally to Sir David, the conversation ranges from climate change, to conkers and birthday gifts. The film follows members of the Royal Family involved so far in making the Queen???s Commonwealth Canopy a reality, including Prince Harry planting trees in the Caribbean, and Prince William and his family in Canada's Great Bear Rainforest. (c) ITN Productions For further information please contact Peter Gray 0207 157 3046 peter.gray@itv.com This photograph is ?? ITV and can only be reproduced for editorial purposes directly in connection with the programme THE QUEENS GREEN PLANET or ITV. Once made available by the ITV Picture Desk, this photograph can be reproduced once only up until the Transmission date and no reproduction fee will be charged. Any subsequent usage may incur a fee. This photograph must not be syndicated to any other publication or website, or permanently archived, without the express written permission of ITV Picture Desk. Full Terms and conditions are available on the website www.itvpictures.com
The Queen discusses her ambitious legacy project to create a global network of protected forests, spanning the 52 countries of the Commonwealth (Picture: ITV)
STRICTLY EMBARGOED PICTURE: FOR PUBLICATION ON TUESDAY 10 APRIL 2018 From ITN Productions THE QUEENS GREEN PLANET Monday 16th April 2018 on ITV Pictured: Her Majesty the Queen in the gardens of Buckingham Palace This unique, landmark documentary follows Her Majesty the Queen and an ambitious legacy project to create a global network of protected forests, spanning the 52 countries of the Commonwealth. This project, called the Queen???s Commonwealth Canopy, brings together Her Majesty???s deeply held commitment to the Commonwealth and her little-known love of trees. At the heart of the film is a conversation between the Queen and Sir David Attenborough filmed in the gardens of Buckingham Palace last summer. In a rare opportunity to see the Queen talking informally to Sir David, the conversation ranges from climate change, to conkers and birthday gifts. The film follows members of the Royal Family involved so far in making the Queen???s Commonwealth Canopy a reality, including Prince Harry planting trees in the Caribbean, and Prince William and his family in Canada's Great Bear Rainforest. (c) ITN Productions For further information please contact Peter Gray 0207 157 3046 peter.gray@itv.com This photograph is ?? ITV and can only be reproduced for editorial purposes directly in connection with the programme THE QUEENS GREEN PLANET or ITV. Once made available by the ITV Picture Desk, this photograph can be reproduced once only up until the Transmission date and no reproduction fee will be charged. Any subsequent usage may incur a fee. This photograph must not be syndicated to any other publication or website, or permanently archived, without the express written permission of ITV Picture Desk. Full Terms and conditions are available on the website www.itvpictures.com
The Queen was praised by viewers for laughing and joking with Sir David (Picture: ITV)

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At one point the Queen scolded Sir David for confusing the trees she had planted to mark the births of Prince Edward and Prince Andrew.

In another, she pointed out a lopsided sapling, joking that they wont put that in the film.

Has this boy just pulled off the greatest headboy campaign video ever?

Later, as Sir David discussed the importance of her legacy in protecting the environment, he told the Queen: The trees with which you will be presented are going to change as our climate changes and there will be all kinds of different trees growing here in another 50 years maybe, he says.

Might easily be, yes, the Queen said, before pausing for comic effect and adding: I wont be here though.

She was even teased by Sir David when it came to sundial that had been neatly planted in the shade.

Had we thought of that? the Queen asked, laughing.

Maybe we could move it.

STRICTLY EMBARGOED PICTURE: FOR PUBLICATION ON TUESDAY 10 APRIL 2018 From ITN Productions THE QUEENS GREEN PLANET Monday 16th April 2018 on ITV Archive Picture show : The Queen and Princess Margaret leaning against a large tree This unique, landmark documentary follows Her Majesty the Queen and an ambitious legacy project to create a global network of protected forests, spanning the 52 countries of the Commonwealth. This project, called the Queen?s Commonwealth Canopy, brings together Her Majesty?s deeply held commitment to the Commonwealth and her little-known love of trees. At the heart of the film is a conversation between the Queen and Sir David Attenborough filmed in the gardens of Buckingham Palace last summer. In a rare opportunity to see the Queen talking informally to Sir David, the conversation ranges from climate change, to conkers and birthday gifts. The film follows members of the Royal Family involved so far in making the Queen?s Commonwealth Canopy a reality, including Prince Harry planting trees in the Caribbean, and Prince William and his family in Canada's Great Bear Rainforest. (c) ITN Productions For further information please contact Peter Gray 0207 157 3046 peter.gray@itv.com This photograph is ? ITV and can only be reproduced for editorial purposes directly in connection with the programme THE QUEENS GREEN PLANET or ITV. Once made available by the ITV Picture Desk, this photograph can be reproduced once only up until the Transmission date and no reproduction fee will be charged. Any subsequent usage may incur a fee. This photograph must not be syndicated to any other publication or website, or permanently archived, without the express written permission of ITV Picture Desk. Full Terms and conditions are available on the website www.itvpictures.com
The Queen and Princess Margaret leaning against a large tree as young girls (Picture: ITV)
STRICTLY EMBARGOED PICTURE: FOR PUBLICATION FROM TUESDAY 10 APRIL 2018 From ITN Productions THE QUEENS GREEN PLANET Monday 16th April 2018 on ITV Pictured: Her Majesty the Queen in the gardens of Buckingham Palace This unique, landmark documentary follows Her Majesty the Queen and an ambitious legacy project to create a global network of protected forests, spanning the 52 countries of the Commonwealth. This project, called the Queen?s Commonwealth Canopy, brings together Her Majesty?s deeply held commitment to the Commonwealth and her little-known love of trees. At the heart of the film is a conversation between the Queen and Sir David Attenborough filmed in the gardens of Buckingham Palace last summer. In a rare opportunity to see the Queen talking informally to Sir David, the conversation ranges from climate change, to conkers and birthday gifts. The film follows members of the Royal Family involved so far in making the Queen?s Commonwealth Canopy a reality, including Prince Harry planting trees in the Caribbean, and Prince William and his family in Canada's Great Bear Rainforest. (c) ITN Productions For further information please contact Peter Gray 0207 157 3046 peter.gray@itv.com This photograph is ? ITV and can only be reproduced for editorial purposes directly in connection with the programme THE QUEENS GREEN PLANET or ITV. Once made available by the ITV Picture Desk, this photograph can be reproduced once only up until the Transmission date and no reproduction fee will be charged. Any subsequent usage may incur a fee. This photograph must not be syndicated to any other publication or website, or permanently archived, without the express written permission of ITV Picture Desk. Full Terms and conditions are available on the website www.itvpictures.com
The Queen displayed a cheeky sense of humour throughout the ITV documentary (Picture: ITV)

Speaking to the Radio Times about the interview last week, Sir David confessed to being nervous before the meeting – but said the Queen was very gracious.

He said: There was a certain amount of apprehension because all sorts of things could have gone wrong.

There were problems in that where the palace is, geographically, there are always police sirens and ambulance sirens that make filming difficult. But she took it all in her stride.

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It was a privilege of course, a very nice occasion – and she was very gracious.

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