• Her Majesty led the royal family in paying tribute to the British Red Cross on evening of its 150th anniversary
  • Queen, 94, sent message of congratulations and described charity’s work as ‘valued and greatly appreciated’
  • The Prince of Wales, 71, added that the organisation has shown ‘just how powerful kindness can be’  
  • Kate Middleton, 38, remembered the thousands of staff and volunteers – including her great-grandmother and grandmother, both Red Cross nurses – who ‘contributed tirelessly’ to the charity’s work over the years