Her Majesty The Queen

  • Queen calls for unity and understanding in referendum statement

    by - Sep 19, 2014
    The Queen has issued a statement from Balmoral this afternoon in the wake of the No vote returned by the people of Scotland in Thursday’s referendum on independence. Calling for an “understanding of the feelings of others”, The Queen...
  • Queen to make statement on Scottish independence result tomorrow

    by - Sep 18, 2014
    The Queen is to make a written statement tomorrow afternoon in the wake of the result of the Scottish independence referendum held today across the country. Polls closed just a short while ago at 10pm and the votes are...
  • The Queen’s Balmoral ball put back until a day after Scottish referendum

    by - Sep 16, 2014
    The annual ball that The Queen throws for staff at her Aberdeenshire estate has been put back by a day, it is reported. Usually, the Gillies Ball is held on a Thursday, and it seems the...
  • Mark your calendars for Her Majesty: September 2015

    by - Sep 9, 2014
    Exactly a year from today, Her Majesty The Queen will become the longest reigning British monarch in history, God willing. She will surpass the record set by her great-great-grandmother, Queen Victoria, who ruled for nearly 64...
  • A day of sport for Her Majesty in Scotland

    by - Sep 6, 2014
    The Queen was joined by the Duke of Edinburgh and the Duke of Rothesay (as Prince Charles is styled in Scotland) on Saturday at the gathering in Aberdeenshire. The Braemar Games, of which the Queen is...
  • The Queen responds to 7-year-old’s recital invitation

    by - Aug 24, 2014
    A seven-year-old musician sent The Queen an invitation to a music recital and has received a response. Musical prodigy Leia Zhu, from Whickham in Newcastle, sent an invite to Her Majesty to attend her 45-minute recital to watch...
  • The Queen unable to stay at Balmoral

    by - Jul 28, 2014
    It’s not the start to the summer break that Her Majesty The Queen was expecting this year, as the Monarch is having to spend the start of her annual summer break at Craigowan Lodge rather than...
  • The Queen and Prince Philip are spectators at the Commonwealth Games

    by - Jul 26, 2014
    This week, The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh were spectators to a whole host of sports during their visit to the Commonwealth Games and Athletes’ Village in Dalmarnock, Glasgow. During a lively Scottish ceremony on Wednesday,...
  • Royal Wednesday: Queen opens Commonwealth games

    by - Jul 23, 2014
    Upon their arrival on Wednesday at Glasgow Central Station, The Queen and Duke of Edinburgh headed to the official opening of the 2014 Commonwealth Games. Her Majesty and Prince Philip were joined by Charles and Camilla...
  • Queen’s horse Estimate tests positive for banned substance

    by - Jul 22, 2014
    The Queen’s Gold Cup winning horse Estimate has tested positive for the banned substance morphine after tests were carried out today. Estimate and four other horses tested positive for the substance after they completed their most...