Her Majesty The Queen

  • The Queen to open ‘Terminal 2: The Queen’s Terminal’ at Heathrow in June

    by - Apr 23, 2014
    The Queen will officially open the new Terminal 2 on 23 June 2014. The previous Terminal 2, which in 1955 was opened by Her Majesty was razed after 54 years of service. Known as the Europa...
  • New companions for Order of the Garter announced

    by - Apr 23, 2014
    The Order of the Garter is the oldest and most important British order of chivalry. It was founded by Edward III in 1348. Each knight has on display a banner of their arms in St George’s...
  • The Queen and Duke of Edinburgh take on a full day of visits to Pembrokeshire next week

    by - Apr 22, 2014
    The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh will visit Pembrokeshire next week. They couple will arrive via Royal Train at Haverfordwest Railway Station for a full day of official visits. The Duke visit Puffin Produce to...
  • Updated: The Queen visits HMS Lancaster

    by - Apr 22, 2014
    Today, Her Majesty viewed the Type 23 frigate at Portsmouth. The Queen arrived at the navy base and was greeted by Commodore Jeremy Rigby before receiving a Royal Salute and the National Anthem was played. NEWS:...
  • 88 facts about Queen Elizabeth II

    by - Apr 21, 2014
    Today is the 88th birthday of Her Majesty The Queen. To celebrate the occasion, Royal Central has put together this list of 88 facts about Her Majesty. 1. Queen Elizabeth II is the fortieth monarch since...
  • New photograph released ahead of Queen’s 88th birthday

    by - Apr 20, 2014
    A new photograph has been released today of Her Majesty The Queen in advance of her 88th birthday tomorrow. The photograph, taken by one of the most renowned English photographers David Bailey, was taken at Buckingham Palace...
  • 60% say The Queen is the ‘hardest working royal’

    by - Apr 20, 2014
    Sixty percent of people believe that The Queen is the hardest working member of the Royal Family according to a recent poll conducted by Royal Central. The poll saw 1,002 people take part and 602 (60%) of...
  • Queen attends Royal Maundy service in Lancashire

    by - Apr 17, 2014
    Her Majesty The Queen today attended the traditional royal maundy service at Blackburn Cathedral in Lancashire today accompanied by the Duke of Edinburgh where she handed out maundy money to local pensioners – 88 men and...
  • Support for an Australian republic at its lowest in years

    by - Apr 16, 2014
    With the reintroduction of Knight and Damehoods in Australia in the recent weeks, and a visit from The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge along with Prince George, Australia is talking all things royal. A poll conducted...
  • Blackburn prepares to welcome Her Majesty on Maundy Thursday

    by - Apr 16, 2014
    Excitement has been building in Blackburn, Lancashire, ever since the local cathedral announced that it is to hold the Royal Maundy service this year. Her Majesty The Queen will be travelling with Prince Philip to Blackburn...