Her Majesty The Queen

  • The Queen visits National Theatre to mark 50 years

    by - Oct 22, 2013
    The Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh have today visited the National Theatre, as the institution celebrates 50 years since the first National Theatre production. The tour was given by the Theatre’s outgoing director, Sir Nicholas...
  • ‘I had to miss school': Malala Yousafzai meets The Queen at Buckingham Palace

    by - Oct 18, 2013
    Malala Yousafzai continued winning fans of her story on Friday afternoon as she met The Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh at Buckingham Palace. The 16-year-old, who has received worldwide admiration for her continued campaign to have...
  • The Queen’s Baton begins its journey in Delhi

    by - Oct 16, 2013
    The Queen’s Baton for the Commonwealth Games that will take place in Glasgow in 2014, arrived this past Sunday in New Delhi, India. New Delhi was the site of the 2010 Commonwealth Games. The Baton now...
  • Man with knife arrested at Buckingham Palace hours before Queen’s return

    by - Oct 14, 2013
    A man was arrested at Buckingham Palace at 11.30am this morning outside Buckingham Palace wielding a knife and attempting to get into the Palace grounds through the north-centre gate, Scotland Yard have said. The man, not...
  • Queen expresses concern over children’s reading habits

    by - Oct 14, 2013
    The Queen has now given her opinion over the popular e-book debate. E-books have become popular in recent years for multiple reasons. From their quick and inexpensive book downloads to their light weight, the platform has...
  • The Queen and Duke of Edinburgh return to Buckingham Palace after summer holiday

    by - Oct 8, 2013
    Her Majesty The Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh have returned to Buckingham Palace today after their traditional two-month summer holiday at their highland retreat, Balmoral Castle. The Queen and Prince Philip are set to start...
  • Her Majesty seeks new Sous Chef

    by - Oct 4, 2013
    Form an orderly queue, Chefs! Her Majesty is seeking a new Sous Chef. An open call was posted on the official British Monarchy website detailing the requirements, salary, and specifications needed from the applicant. To the tune...
  • The Gambia withdraws Commonwealth membership after 48 years

    by - Oct 3, 2013
    President Yahya Jammeh has announced The Gambia will be withdrawing its membership of being part of the Commonwealth, just weeks before Prince Charles attends the head of governments meeting in Sri Lanka. The decision to leave...
  • The Queen opens £110m emergency care centre in Aberdeen

    by - Oct 1, 2013
    The Queen officially opened a £110m emergency care centre in Aberdeen, Scotland, on Tuesday as she took part in her first engagement of the Autumn. The 87-year-old monarch was greeted with applause and cheers from the...
  • Queen’s Press Secretary to leave and work for Archbishop of Canterbury

    by - Sep 25, 2013
    It has been announced this week that The Queen’s press secretary, Miss Ailsa Anderson, is to resign from her job at Buckingham Palace to work for the Archbishop of Canterbury, the Most Rev. Justin Welby from...