Her Majesty The Queen

  • History Rewind: The Queen takes coronation oath

    by - Jun 2, 2014
    On 2 June 1953, Queen Elizabeth II took the oath to God and country and crowned at a coronation ceremony at Westminster Abbey in London. Her Majesty took the Coronation Oath in front of over 8,000...
  • Her Majesty’s Prime Ministers

    by - May 30, 2014
    Queen Elizabeth II has only been on the Throne for five years, and is about to embark upon new weekly audiences with a new Prime Minister. In the continuation of this series of blogs, we will be...
  • The Queen and Prince Philip attend reception for Leonard Cheshire Disability charity

    by - May 30, 2014
    Last night, Her Majesty The Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh attended a reception for Leonard Cheshire Disability, the leading charity in the UK that supports disabled people. The reception was held in the State Rooms at...
  • Royal Fashion Round-up with Chloe: May edition (part II)

    by - May 30, 2014
    After a few busy weeks, I’ve had to split May into 3 parts! With Her Majesty’s vast wardrobe this fortnight, the final pieces of Royal Fashion Round-up will be in another post, released shortly after this one....
  • Household Cavalry officer to meet The Queen again after 60 years

    by - May 27, 2014
    Pensioner Clive Grantham will meet The Queen next week at a garden party at Buckingham Palace, making this his second meeting with Her Majesty in over sixty years. Mr Grantham, who is 82 years old, is...
  • New drama series about The Queen being written

    by - May 23, 2014
    A new drama series focusing on The Queen’s reign, estimated to cost £100 million, is currently being written by Peter Morgan, who previously wrote the BAFTA and Oscar award-winning film The Queen, starring Helen Mirren. The series...
  • First garden party of the year held at Buckingham Palace

    by - May 23, 2014
    Her Majesty The Queen, The Duke of Edinburgh and Princess Beatrice kicked off the summer on Wednesday with the first Buckingham Palace garden party of the season. Just after Princess Beatrice and The Queen were seen...
  • A review of Brian Hoey’s ‘At home with The Queen’

    by - May 21, 2014
    Brian Hoey’s ‘At Home with The Queen’ is a book for those Royal Watchers who love the intricate details of The Royal Household, giving those titbits you don’t normally hear. Mr Hoey secured the first ever TV...
  • King George III and the royal bargain for Buckingham Palace

    by - May 19, 2014
    One of the most famous landmarks in the country, Buckingham Palace is the official residence of the British monarch in London. The former home of The Duke of Buckingham, it was bought by the Hanoverian King...
  • Victoria Day: Fireworks galore as Canada celebrates its two queens

    by - May 18, 2014
    Amid blooming trees and nesting birds, spring has sprung in Canada as it prepares to celebrate Victoria Day on Monday with much anticipation… Anticipation? Why, it signals the unofficial return of summer, of course! Whether eagerly...