Her Majesty The Queen

  • 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...
  • Queen set to begin traditional Holyrood week in Scotland

    by - Jun 25, 2014
    The Queen, joined by the Duke of Edinburgh, will begin her traditional week of engagements in Scotland on Monday as she takes up residence at the Palace of Holyroodhouse for Holyrood week. Among Her Majesty’s engagements...
  • Last day in Northern Ireland for The Queen and Prince Philip

    by - Jun 25, 2014
    Wednesday was the last day of Her Majesty and The Duke of Edinburgh’s visit to Northern Ireland. The Royal couple certainly saw a busy schedule of engagements whilst visiting Belfast. The Queen and Prince Philip met...
  • The Queen and Prince Philip go to market, lunch and a garden party

    by - Jun 24, 2014
    After Her Majesty and Prince Philip’s visit to Titanic Quarter and their tour of the Game of Thrones set, they stopped to visit St George’s Market. Greeted by Dr Alasdair McDonnell MP, Councillor Nichola Mallon, Lord...
  • The Queen and Prince Philip visit the gaol and Game of Thrones

    by - Jun 24, 2014
    The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh had a full schedule on Tuesday during their visit to Northern Ireland. The Royal couple first stopped at Crumlin Road Gaol in Belfast. On 31 March 1996 the Governor...
  • The Queen and Pope Francis’s cricket teams to play each other at Windsor

    by - Jun 24, 2014
    Teams representing The Queen and Pope Francis are set to face off against each other in a game of cricket at Windsor Castle, Vatican City declared on Monday. The Vatican XI consists mainly of Indian and Sri...