Manchester suffered the worst terrorist attack in United Kingdom soil this year when twenty two people were killed after a suicide bomber detonated a device as people were leaving an Ariane Grande concert at the Manchester Arena on the 22nd May.
The UK has been hit by a number of terror attacks over the past year with three of those targeting London. "There is a timeless simplicity to the pull of home", the Queen said, dressed in an ivory white dress by Angela Kelly, which she first wore for the Diamond Jubilee Thames River Pageant in 2012.
"We think of our homes as places of warmth, familiarity and love", the Queen will say.
Praising her husband of 70 years, Prince Philip, who said in May that he would be stepping back from most public engagements, the queen said: "I know his support and unique sense of humour will remain as strong as ever as we enjoy spending time this Christmas with our family, and look forward to welcoming new members into it next year".
"This Christmas, I think of London and Manchester, whose powerful identities shone through over the past 12 months in the face of appalling attacks", said the monarch.
Surrounding the Queen in the palace's 1844 room, where the broadcast was recorded, were family photos including pictures of her great grandchildren Prince George and Princess Charlotte, as well as Meghan and Harry.
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He now shares that record with Newcastle and Blackburn icon Shearer and will attempt to create history against Southampton after Christmas.
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This is thought to be a reference to Meghan Markle, who will marry Prince Harry in the spring, as well as William and Kate's third child, due in April.
"I don't know that anyone had invented the term "platinum" for a 70th wedding anniversary when I was born".
Elizabeth and Philip missed last year's service with the flu.
Meghan, who will take British citizenship and get baptised by the Church of England before the wedding, will also attend the Christmas Day service at St Mary Magdalene Church in Sandringham, a spokesperson has confirmed.
The Queen writes her own Christmas message without seeking government advice.