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The Lord Chamberlain

The Lord Chamberlain

The Queen welcomes her new Lord Chamberlain, Earl Peel. The Lord Chamberlain is the chief link between Queen Elizabeth II and her staff. The Lord Chamberlain is essentially the chief executive of the royal household and the liaison for all the members of the royal family. In addition, he chairs a monthly meeting among the five household heads. Like any other chief executive, he listens to problems, gives fearless advice and makes sure that Buckingham Palace is a happy place in which to work.