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Can The Queen really retake control of the United States of America?

While there have in the past been such colourful, and funny at times, suggestions, that The Queen could retake control of America, the fact is that the United States has been an independent country for 240 years. America adopted the Declaration of Independence in 1776, ending 442 days of conflict and 169 years of English, Scottish and, later, British control over its territories, where 85 per cent…
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The Queen responds to frustrated American asking if she can take back control of the USA

The Queen once responded to a disillusioned American who wrote to Her Majesty asking whether she could take back the USA. It was in 2015 when the irked American wrote to Buckingham Palace after they became disillusioned with the the line up of Republican presidential candidates, including the now current President, Donald Trump. The US citizen pleaded: “On behalf of the American people, I…
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Is it true that The Queen is above the law?

For centuries, the reigning Monarch in Britain has been considered the font of justice. But what does this mean, and does it mean The Queen can do whatever she wants without legal repercussions? We’re about to take a look back at the days when Monarchs played a vital role in administering justice to give an accurate and direct answer. Many hundreds of years ago, the reigning Monarchs of…
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The Queen's sparkling tribute to her parents

As Queen Elizabeth gave a speech commemorating the 75th anniversary of Victory in Europe Day, she also paid tribute to her parents by choosing a touching piece of jewellery to wear during her speech. On her dress, The Queen wore a pair of aquamarine Art Deco brooch clips…
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The Queen to withdraw from public life for the foreseeable future

The Queen’s absence from public life will continue for many months, with the 94-year-old monarch facing her longest period away from work in her 68-year reign. According to The Sunday Times, Her Majesty will now be based indefinitely at Windsor Castle – unable to return to Buckingham Palace in Central London. All of The Queen’s engagements in the summer and going in to…
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