Her Majesty The Queen

  • Royalty and Wimbledon

    by - Jul 6, 2014
    As this year’s Wimbledon Championships come to a close with a grand Gentlemen’s Singles Final between Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic, let us take a look at the close and enduring relationship between the British Royal...
  • History Rewind: Her Majesty presides over Manx Millennium

    by - Jul 5, 2014
    On 5 July 1979 The Queen presided over the Isle of Man’s 1000th open-air sitting of Parliament. She was only the second British Monarch to satisfy this duty in person. The last monarch to do so...
  • A Right Royal Tipple

    by - Jul 5, 2014
    Some may say its a tradition, others may say it is a waste of a good bottle of whisky. When Her Majesty launched the Royal Navy’s newest vessel in Scotland on Friday, this is exactly the...
  • The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh visit Scotland

    by - Jul 2, 2014
    Her Majesty and The Duke of Edinburgh visited Commonwealth Games venues in Glasgow On Wednesday before joining The Duke and Duchess of Rothesay on a visit to Dumfries House. The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh...
  • Her Majesty to visit Matlock for first time in two decades

    by - Jul 1, 2014
    On Thursday 10th July, The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh will make history by returning to Matlock in Derbyshire, her first official visit in 22 years. The Royal couple will arrive by train at Matlock...
  • New portrait of The Queen unveiled by Scottish National Portrait Gallery

    by - Jul 1, 2014
    The Scottish National Portrait Gallery unveiled a portrait of The Queen on Tuesday. The photograph, taken by prominent Scottish photographer Harry Benson CBE shows Her Majesty in the private study at Buckingham Palace where she conducts...
  • The Queen honours World War I volunteers

    by - Jun 28, 2014
    The Queen honoured First World War volunteers today, on the 100th anniversary of the assassination which helped spark the conflict. Her Majesty was joined by The Duke of Edinburgh, The Earl of Wessex, Prince Michael of...
  • The Queen, Duke of Edinburgh, Charles and Camilla to visit Dumfries House

    by - Jun 27, 2014
    The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh along with The Duke and Duchess of Rothesay (as Charles and Camilla are known whilst in Scotland) are scheduled to visit Dumfries House on Wednesday, 2 July. Built between...
  • The Queen and Prince Andrew host ‘Not Forgotten’ garden party

    by - Jun 26, 2014
    On Thursday The Queen, accompanied by The Duke of York, hosted a Garden Party for the ‘Not Forgotten’ Association at Buckingham Palace. Created in 1920, the ‘Not Forgotten’ Association (NFA) is a tri-service charity which provides...
  • Monarchy cost each person 56p last year

    by - Jun 26, 2014
    The annual Sovereign Grant report – the report on the Monarchy’s public finances in the last year – was published today, showing in Monarchy’s expenditure was £35.7 million for the year 2013-2014. The Sovereign Grant, which...