Buckingham Palace

Even In The Dressed-Down Version Of The Queen's Speech, The Crown Gets Its Own Ride

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 21.06.2017 | UK

No offence to Her Majesty, after all she doesn’t even write it... "Hey, I don't write this shit, I just read it" #QueensSpeech pic.twitter.com/h94P...

Soldiers Armed With Machine Guns Descend On Parliament As UK Adjusts To New Threat Level

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 24.05.2017 | UK

Armed soldiers began their patrols of UK streets and high-profile targets on Wednesday in the wake of the deadly Manchester Arena bombing. Monday’s ...

Man Armed With A Knife Arrested At Buckingham Palace

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 24.05.2017 | UK

A man with a knife has been arrested near Buckingham Palace in an incident Scotland Yard said was not believed to be terror related. The Queen, who on...

Prince Philip Has Written 14 Books And They Look Amazing

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 04.05.2017 | UK

On Thursday, Buckingham Palace announced Prince Philip will retire from public life. As well-known details of his life since his wife became queen in ...

Prince Philip To Step Down From Royal Duties

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 04.05.2017 | UK

The Duke of Edinburgh, who is 95, will no longer carry out public engagements from the autumn of this year, Buckingham Palace has announced. Prince Ph...

8 Gifs That Sum Up The Sheer Panic As Buckingham Palace Called 'Emergency Meeting'

The Huffington Post | BeckyBarnes | Posted 04.05.2017 | UK

As news spread of an ‘emergency meeting’ at Buckingham Palace, people around the world went into a frenzy. Was London Bridge down (code for the Qu...

What Is The Buckingham Palace Announcement? We Assess Possible Explanations

HuffPost UK | George Bowden | Posted 16.05.2017 | UK

Speculation surrounding a mystery meeting of the Queen’s household staff at Buckingham Palace on Thursday reached fever pitch - before the real reas...

No, Prince Philip And The Queen Aren't Dead - Here's What They Were Up To Yesterday

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 04.05.2017 | UK

Speculation was rife on Thursday morning as the Queen’s entire household was called to Buckingham Palace in a “highly unusual” move. The palace ...

Frenzied Speculation As Queen's Staff Called To Buckingham Palace For Emergency Meeting

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 04.05.2017 | UK

LATEST: Prince Philip is to step down from Royal duties. The Queen’s entire household has reportedly been called to Buckingham Palace in a “highly...

5 Things We've Learned About 'London Bridge' - The Queen's Death Protocol

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 16.03.2017 | UK

You will remember where you were. The death of the longest-serving British Monarch, Queen Elizabeth II, will be an event of unprecedented magnitude, a...

Robbie Claims Confesses He 'Smoked A Spliff' At Buckingham Palace

The Huffington Post | Daniel Welsh | Posted 10.02.2017 | UK Entertainment

He’s made no secret of his marijuana usage, but now Robbie Williams has made a bold revelation about his use of the drug, claiming he once got high ...

The Queen Was Almost Shot By One Of Her Own Guards Whilst Taking A Late-Night Stroll

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 05.01.2017 | UK

The Queen was nearly shot whilst taking an early-morning stroll around Buckingham Palace, it has been reported. According to The Times Diary, a former...

The Queen Will Miss New Year's Day Service Due To Illness

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 01.01.2017 | UK

The Queen will not attend a New Year’s Day church service at Sandringham because of a lingering heavy cold, Buckingham Palace said. The late decisi...

The Queen Will Not Attend Christmas Day Church Service At Sandringham

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 25.12.2016 | UK

The Queen will not be attending church at Sandringham on Christmas morning as she is continuing to recover from a heavy cold, Buckingham Palace has sa...

The Queen And Prince Philip Travel To Sandringham After Delay Caused By Illness

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 22.12.2016 | UK

The Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh have left Buckingham Palace and are travelling to Sandringham, a royal spokesman announced on Thursday afternoon. ...

The Queen And Prince Philip Will Not Travel To Sandringham For Christmas Today

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 22.12.2016 | UK

UPDATE: The Queen And Prince Philip Will Travel To Sandringham Today After Delay Caused By Illness The Queen and Duke of Edinburgh have heavy colds a...

The Queen Has Paid For The Palace Many Times Over

Luke Springthorpe | Posted 21.11.2016 | UK Politics
Luke Springthorpe

Let's get off the back of our Queen and instead take pride in the fact the Crown Estate generates so much revenue for our vital public services every year and that this fantastic British building will be preserved for future generations- and Governments- to reap the benefits of its grandeur.

John McDonnell: Royal Family Should 'Consider' Paying For Palace Repairs

The Huffington Post | Martha Gill | Posted 21.11.2016 | UK Politics

Labour’s shadow chancellor has said the Queen should “consider” funding upcoming repairs to Buckingham Palace, due to cost the taxpayer £369m. ...

80,000 People Sign Petition To Make Royals Pay For Buckingham Palace Renovations

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 20.11.2016 | UK

A petition demanding the Royal Family pay for renovations to Buckingham Palace themselves has been signed by nearly 80,000 people. The ten-year progra...

Royals Announce £369m Buckingham Palace Renovations, But Not Everyone Is Happy

The Huffington Post | George Bowden | Posted 18.11.2016 | UK

A fierce backlash has met the news that Buckingham Palace is to undergo extensive renovations costing £369m, partly funded by the taxpayer. A ten-yea...

Man Who Admitted Scaling Buckingham Palace Wall Was Convicted Murderer

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 20.05.2016 | UK

A man who admitted scaling Buckingham Palace's wall on Wednesday night is a convicted murderer. Dennis Hennessy, of Wembley, pleaded guilty to one co...

Man Arrested After Scaling Buckingham Palace Wall

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 19.05.2016 | UK

A 41-year-old man has been arrested after scaling a perimeter wall at Buckingham Palace last night. Scotland Yard said the man scaled the wall at aro...

Queen Caught On Camera Making Rather Undiplomatic Remarks About The Chinese

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 11.05.2016 | UK

The Queen has been caught on camera describing Chinese officials as "very rude" while in conversation with a senior police officer at an event celebra...

Is It Time to Scrap the Monarchy?

John Reynolds | Posted 26.01.2017 | UK Universities & Education
John Reynolds

The monarch may seem to make Britain appear different to other countries, but is it time to change this system and have a democratically elected head of state? Many people in Britain aspire to become the head of state and none of them will ever achieve their dream.

Scots Are Disappointed The SNP Isn't Actually Slashing Royal Funding

The Huffington Post UK/ PA | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 24.06.2015 | UK

A row has erupted between the SNP and the London-based press over claims by a Buckingham Palace source that Scotland would cut £2.2 million-a-year in...