The Queen

The Queen's racing plans are thrown into jeopardy following an outbreak of equine flu

The Queen’s upcoming racing schedule has been thrown into jeopardy following an outbreak of equine influenza in the United Kingdom. All racing in the UK has been suspended until next Wednesday at the earliest. This means that The Queen’s horse, No Trumps, will no longer race at Lingfield next Tuesday. Her Majesty is not in a unique position – horse racing in the UK is now in…
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The Queen

80% of people living in the UK have only ever known one monarch – Queen Elizabeth II

As The Queen begins her 68th year on the throne next week, it is perhaps unsurprising that 80% of UK residents have only ever known one monarch – Elizabeth II. The then Princess Elizabeth ascended the throne on February 6, 1952, upon the death of her father, King George VI. According to the Office for National Statistics, 12 million British residents were alive when King George died and…
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Princess Anne and Family

Princess Anne braves the cold as she watches Scotland triumph over Italy at the Six Nations

The Princess Royal braved the cold temperatures on Saturday afternoon as she watched Scotland triumph over Italy in the Six Nations. Princess Anne was dressed in a warm bobble hat and coat as she watched the action from Murrayfield which saw Scotland win 33-20. Scotland were dominant to start with, ending the first hour 33-3 up. But they allowed Italy three late tries towards the end of the…
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The Duke of Edinburgh

Prince Philip: "I am deeply sorry"

The Duke of Edinburgh has contacted the passenger of the Kia which he was involved in a collision with last week expressing his sorrow over the incident. In the letter addressed to Emma Fairweather which has since been published in the Sunday Mirror, the 97-year-old said…
The QueenThe Yorks

The Queen attends Sunday Morning Church Service alongside the Duke of York

The Queen has attended the Sunday morning church service at Sandringham alongside her son, the Duke of York. A large crowd gathered to get a glimpse of Her Majesty as she arrived at St Peter’s Church in Wolferton which is located close to the Sandringham Estate. The Queen was wearing a long wool coat with a matching peach hat decorated with feathers. This is the first time that the…
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