Buckingham Palace

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...

London's Funniest Trip Advisor Reviews

Chloe Gunning | Posted 29.05.2015 | UK Comedy
Chloe Gunning

In addition to those, I've discovered another category. A category for the confused... The people who either don't quite get it, or are attempting a moment of comedy. Didn't they read up on what they were visiting in advance? Were they facing the wrong way? All I know is they provide some brilliant entertainment for the rest of us!

People Still Think That Buckingham Palace Naked Man Video Is Real

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 01.03.2015 | UK

This video surfaced online a few days ago. It is not real. Why? Just watch it. With your eyes. It's an obvious (and quite funny) hoax. Obviously...

'He Started Licking My Toes..' Palace Denies Prince Andrew Sex Claims Again

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Louise Ridley | Posted 16.01.2015 | UK

Buckingham Palace has issued a second denial that the Duke of York had sexual contact with a woman who claims she was forced to have under-age sex wit...

Royal Protection Cop Arrested After Ammo Found At Buckingham Palace

PA | Posted 23.10.2014 | UK

A Royal Protection officer has been arrested following the discovery of ammunition in personal lockers in the grounds of Buckingham Palace. Scotlan...

A Buckingham Palace Guard Has Been Caught On Camera Doing Some Very Unorthodox Moves

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.09.2014 | UK Comedy

It's not often that you see a royal guard do something out-of-the-ordinary. If you're lucky, you might hear a band of guards play the theme tune from ...

Buckingham Palace Guards Play Theme From 'Game Of Thrones'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.07.2014 | UK Comedy

They're changing guard at Buckingham Palace Christopher Robin went down with Alice. The band's new tune shocked the crowd to their bones "It sounds...

'We Would Like It To Be More'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.06.2014 | UK

The Royal Family costs the taxpayer roughly the equivalent of a packet of rolos a year - but that adds up to a eye-watering spend of £35.7 million. ...

New Portrait Of The Queen Unveiled To Mark 88th Birthday

PA | Posted 20.04.2014 | UK

A portrait of Queen Elizabeth II by the renowned British photographer David Bailey was released today to mark her 88th birthday on Monday. The phot...

PICTURED: Buckingham Palace 'Intruder' Threatened With Bayonet-Fixed Rifle By Queen's Guard

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 07.04.2014 | UK

This photograph shows the moment a would-be intruder came face-to-face with one of the Queen’s Guards at Buckingham Palace. The incident occurre...

Tony Benn Could Share An Honour Last Bestowed On Thatcher

Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.03.2014 | UK

The body of Tony Benn may rest overnight in a Westminster chapel on the night before his funeral, if a request to Buckingham Palace is granted. The...

Have-A-Go Hero Wrestles Axe-Wielding Robber To The Ground Near Buckingham Palace

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.03.2014 | UK

A have-a-go hero wrestled an axe-wielding robber to the ground after a smash and grab raid near Buckingham Palace. The bystander intervened as police ...

Prince Andrew 'Not Engaged' To Croatian Model

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.03.2014 | UK

Prince Andrew has denied he is engaged to the Croatian model-ex of Hollywood star George Clooney. Monika Jakisic, 20 years the Prince's junior, has...

Buckingham Palace Has UK's Worst Air Pollution

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.02.2014 | UK

Buckingham Palace has the worst air pollution in the country, four times the safe level of toxic gas mandated by the EU. Researchers from DEFRA fou...

Meeting the Queen

Lisa Mirza Grotts | Posted 11.04.2014 | UK Style
Lisa Mirza Grotts

If the queen chooses to make conservation with you, your must never ask her anything personal about herself or her family, though you may say "How do you do?" and that you are pleased to meet her.

FIRST LOOK: Royal Scandal In Downton's Xmas Spesh

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

Downton Abbey's Christmas special will see the Crawley family implicated in a royal scandal that threatens to engulf the monarchy after a visit to Buc...

Will the Buckingham Palace Summit Empower the Young?

John Nickson | Posted 26.01.2014 | UK
John Nickson

The Prince's Trust supports 55,000 unemployed young people a year, 5% of the total, and intends to double the numbers it supports, with turnover increasing to £100 million a year, most of it donated. The Trust's objective is to help them enter the job market or found businesses. Volunteering plays a key role, both for the young and their adult mentors.

Malala Sad To Miss Lessons, As She Visits Buckingham Palace

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 18.10.2013 | UK

For most teenage girls, the chance to meet the Queen and miss a day of school would be a double win. But for Malala Yousafzai, missing a day of lesson...

Andy Murray Receives OBE From Prince William (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.10.2013 | UK Sport

Andy Murray received his OBE from Prince William at Buckingham Palace on Thursday despite fears he would be late. The Scot tweeted he was "in the m...