The making of 'Queen Camilla'

STORY: (Reporter) "Did he get down on one knee to propose?"

(Camilla) "Of course. What else?"

The making of 'Queen Camilla'

Charles and Camilla first met at a polo match in the 1970s

Camilla was vilified by the tabloid press

after the breakdown of Charles' marriage to his first wife, Princess Diana

In 1999, Charles and Camilla appeared officially for the first time

They announced their engagement in February 2005

(Tony Blair, British Prime Minister 1997-2007) "I'm delighted for the Prince of Wales and Camilla Parker-Bowles. It's very happy news and when the cabinet heard it this morning they sent congratulations and good wishes on behalf of the whole government. We all wish them every happiness for their future together."

They married in April 2005 in a civil ceremony in Windsor

Camilla assumed the title of Duchess of Cornwall

Camilla has become a popular member of the royal family

and regularly appeared on official duty

alongside the Queen, Charles, and his son William, and wife Kate

Following King Charles III's ascension to the throne, Camilla has become Queen Consort