Her Majesty The Queen

As Her Majesty’s birthday fell on a Sunday this year, Buckingham Palace said that gun salutes would be fired the day after on the Monday to mark Her Majesty’s birthday. The salutes were fired from HM Tower of London, Hyde Park,¬†Edinburgh Castle in Scotland, Cardiff and Hillsborough Castle in...

1. Queen Elizabeth II is the fortieth monarch since William the Conqueror obtained the crown of England. 2. In 2002, at 76 years of age, The Queen was...

The National Anthem will be played on BBC Radio 2 and Radio 4 this morning at 7am and 8am to mark the occasion, as is usual practice. Salutes are to be...

Her Majesty celebrates her 87th birthday tomorrow. Usually this is marked by a gun salute from each of the saluting bases across the UK, including Hyde...

Queen Elizabeth has awarded Kate Bush a CBE for services to music during an investiture ceremony at Windsor Castle yesterday. Kate Bush has become one...

Buckingham Palace has confirmed this morning The Queen be in attendance at the funeral of Baroness Thatcher. There was some uncertainty whether Her Majesty...

The Queen, 87 this month, was rather impressed by the model of the Irish State Coach and Windsor Castle which was made out of chocolate. The producers...

The Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh were in Slough today for two official engagements. The Queen and The Duke visited the Mars chocolate factory, in Slough...

The actor Sir Kenneth Branagh presented her with the award in a star-studded event held at Windsor Castle, and the 86 year old seemed overjoyed with her...

Since 2011, a new type of funding has existed for Her Majesty. Previously, she was afforded official expenditure primarily from what was known as the Civil...