Credit: PA

The Mirror has reported that an ‘armed man’ has been arrested at the scene outside of Windsor Castle, after attempting to trespass.

It comes after The Queen gave her most personal Christmas Speech yet, however, it was pre-recorded and was aired at 3pm in the United Kingdom today.

Credit: PA

Superintendent Rebecca Mears, said: “An investigation is ongoing following this incident and we are working with colleagues from the Metropolitan police.

“The man has been arrested on suspicion of breach or trespass of a protected site and possession of an offensive weapon. He remains in custody at this time.

We can confirm security processes were triggered within moments of the man entering the grounds and he did not enter any buildings.

Members of the Royal Family have been informed about the incident.

We do not believe there is a wider danger to the public.” the statement said.

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Windsor Castle – Man Arrested After Attempting to Trespass

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