State & Ceremonial

Boris Johnson told off by aides after revealing what The Queen said to him in private audience

Despite being Prime Minister for less than an hour, Boris Johnson has already made a major gaffe as he revealed what The Queen said to him in private audience. According to Euronews, Her Majesty said to Mr Johnson: “I don’t know why anyone would want the job.” The Prime Minister made the remarks when he first entered Downing Street and was given a tour of the building. Aides quickly…
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State & Ceremonial

British colonial flag hung in Hong Kong legislative chamber

The British colonial flag is currently being hung in the legislative chamber of Hong Kong after protestors stormed the building. After defacing the Hong Kong Bauhinia emblem in the chamber, protestors proceeded to fly the old style flag in the parliament building which was invaded on Monday night. The British colonial flag is a common sight at protests in Hong Kong. This week marks 22 years since…
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State & Ceremonial

Donald Trump ridiculed after calling Prince Charles 'The Prince of Whales'

The President of the United States, Donald Trump, is being widely ridiculed on social media after referring to Prince Charles as the ‘Prince of Whales’. The heir to the throne, who is, in fact, the Prince of Wales, met President Trump during his state visit to the United Kingdom earlier this month. Taking to Twitter, President Trump tweeted: “I meet and talk to “foreign…
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British RoyalsState & Ceremonial

Who were the guests at last night's state banquet?

Day one of President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump’s state visit to the United Kingdom ended with a regal state banquet at Buckingham Palace. So, who were the guests that toasted to The Queen and President? The British Royal Family was represented by Her Majesty The Queen, the Prince of Wales, Duchess of Cornwall, Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, the Duke of York, Earl and Countess…
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