We learn today that the Queen has never met any of the Governors of the Bank of England throughout her long reign, which is surprising given the millions of people she has met and the untrivial nature of the position. Her Majesty must be especially concerned about the state of the kingdom's finances and economy.
The Queen receives the Governor of the Bank of England, Mr. Mervyn King, at Buckingham Palace, 24 March 2009. The audience was the first of its kind in Her Majesty's reign. © Press Association