The Tower of London has appointed a female ‘Beefeater’ for the first time in its history.

(Now this doesn’t mean she’ll be chomping through steaks and pies, the job title “Beefeater” is more formally known as a Yeoman Warder of Her Majesty’s Royal Palace and Fortress the Tower of London, and Members of the Sovereign’s Body Guard of the Yeoman Guard Extraordinary – in other words “security guard”)