Her Majesty The Queen

  • 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...
  • Royal Fashion Round-up with Chloe: May edition (part I)

    by - May 16, 2014
    Once more The Royal women have been out in force for engagements, with a plethora of fashions and pieces to showcase. The Countess of Wessex We start with The Countess of Wessex in Weymouth, visiting Weymouth Community...
  • The royal tradition of Afternoon Tea: From Queen Victoria to Elizabeth II

    by - May 16, 2014
    At the British Royal Court, Afternoon Tea is a quintessential daily ritual. This delectable celebration of tea originated in the Victorian era, when young Queen Victoria reigned in the United Kingdom. Tea drinking in England dates...
  • Queen attends Royal Windsor Horse Show

    by - May 15, 2014
    The Queen was in attendance for the opening day of the Royal Windsor Horse Show to see one of her young horses, Tower Bridge, compete in the event on Wednesday. Her Majesty attended the show on...
  • History Rewind: Queen returns after 6 month Commonwealth tour

    by - May 15, 2014
    Today in 1954, The Queen and the Royal Family returned after a six-month tour of the Commonwealth to a enthusiastic welcome in London. 1953: The Queen in Timaru, a major port in the southern Canterbury region...