Queen Elizabeth II.

Man Touches Lady's Arm And Sends The World Into Meltdown

The Huffington Post | Jessica Pitocchi | Posted 20.07.2017 | UK

The Governor General of Canada touched the Queen’s arm and sent the internet into meltdown - but not for the same reason it made the news in the fir...

Queen's Horse Put Down After Falling At 'Deadly' Royal Ascot Race

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 17.06.2016 | UK

The Queen's horse died after falling during a race at Royal Ascot on Thursday, prompting animal rights campaigners to criticise what they call Britain...

Soldier Collapses Face-Down In Middle Of Trooping The Colour

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 12.06.2016 | UK

A soldier ended up face down on Horseguard's Parade after collapsing during the Trooping The Colour to celebrate the Queen's official birthday. He was...

It's Bad News For Women In This Year's Queen's Birthday Honours List

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 11.06.2016 | UK

The proportion of women named in the Queen's Birthday Honours list is at a four-year low. Many had previously welcomed a rising proportion over the pa...

Here's Everything You Need To Know About The Celebrations For The Queen's 90th Birthday

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 10.06.2016 | UK

It is the Queen’s official birthday on Sunday 12 June, when she will mark the occasion with a huge street party on the Mall. The Patron’s Lunch wi...

This Picture Of Jimmy Carr Meeting The Queen Is Getting The Photoshop Treatment

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 25.05.2016 | UK Comedy

A picture of comedians Jimmy Carr and Peter Kay meeting Queen Elizabeth from the 2012 Diamond Jubilee concert has been dredged up so it can receive th...

The Monarchy Just Doesn't Make Sense for Austerity Britain

Rachel King | Posted 20.05.2017 | UK
Rachel King

I've never been especially bothered about the monarchy debate. In principle I'm against a person having such excessive power and wealth by virtue of their birth, on top of being entirely supported by the state, but I wouldn't say it's ever actively bothered me.

Ipso Fails Another Big Test Over Sun's 'Queen Backs Brexit' Headline

Jonathan Coad | Posted 19.05.2017 | UK
Jonathan Coad

As Ipso deferentially concedes in the adjudication: "IPSO acknowledged the importance of headlines in tabloid newspapers". You might think that if it did so, it would also acknowledge the importance of headlines being corrected with some degree of equivalence when it comes to prominence and reach.

Here's Everything You Need To Know About The Queen's Speech

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 18.05.2016 | UK

The Queen's Speech will see the government unveil its plans for the year ahead, followed by a debate on the issues raised. This year it is taking plac...

The Queen Looked Like She Was Having A Whale Of A Time At Her Birthday Party

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 16.05.2016 | UK

The Queen's life was celebrated with a spectacular show featuring stars of stage and screen who performed in honour of her 90 years on Sunday evening....

Prince Harry Reveals His Thinking Behind THAT Mic Drop Moment

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 08.05.2016 | UK

Prince Harry has revealed how he knew he had to get the Queen involved when the Obamas laid down the gauntlet over the Invictus Games last month. Spea...

What Was Prince Harry Showing The Queen On His Phone?

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 29.04.2016 | UK Comedy

The Obamas and Kensington Palace recently started trading light-hearted trash talk on Twitter ahead of the Invictus Games, and it's culminated in what...

Five Fab Feminist Acts From Our Nation's Sweetheart - Queen Elizabeth II

Nell Grecian | Posted 22.04.2017 | UK
Nell Grecian

She is not the first Queen of England (albeit arguably our best) but sadly, after her reign, will be the last for at least three generations. Happy 90th Birthday to our brilliant, stoic, and wonderfully feminist Queen Elizabeth II.

The Queen At 90: That Other 'Four Royal Generations' Photograph

Ed Green | Posted 22.04.2017 | UK
Ed Green

The Queen's 90th birthday week has produced a mixture of deferential reporting and, as can be expected for someone approaching a century, an opportunity to think about the times that she's reigned through - our current Elizabethan Age, as the cliché goes.

Queen Elizabeth Recognises British Rock Music Tourism With Award on Her 90th Birthday

Mark Hillary | Posted 21.04.2017 | UK Entertainment
Mark Hillary

Rock music arguably began life in London. It's great news to see that the London Rock Tour has been recognised this way and as Cherry suggests, let's hope that this is merely the beginning of a new wave of interest in British music heritage.

The Queen Is A Secret Arsenal-Supporting 'Gooner', Says Jeremy Corbyn

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 21.04.2016 | UK Politics

Jeremy Corbyn has outed the Queen as an Arsenal-supporting “Gooner” as the Labour leader paid tribute to the Monarch on her 90th birthday. The Lab...

More Than 1,000 Beacons Are Going To Be Lit To Celebrate The Queen's Birthday

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 21.04.2016 | UK

More than 1,000 beacons will be lit across the the UK on Thursday to celebrate the Queen’s 90th birthday. The fires, which have traditionally been u...

The Most Patriotic 46 Seconds Any Brit Could Ever Wish For

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 21.04.2016 | UK

She was crowned Queen Elizabeth II on 2 June 1953, aged 27, and has since gone on to celebrate a number of milestones such as her Silver, Golden and D...

The Weirdest Gifts The Queen Has Ever Received

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 20.04.2016 | UK Comedy

Being a monarch comes with its perks, one of which is being showered with gifts all the time. To mark Queen Elizabeth's 90th birthday, we thought we'd...

These 90 Images Show Just How Much The Queen Has Changed

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 21.04.2016 | UK

She's the world's oldest-reigning monarch, as well as the longest-reigning British monarch - and now the Queen is celebrating her 90th birthday too. I...

This Happy And Glorious Royal Quiz Is Fit For A Queen

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 20.04.2016 | UK

The Queen is set to turn 90 on 21 April, her actual birthday - although she also gets to enjoy a second, official celebration in June. Born in 1926 in...

7 Reasons The Queen Hates Having Two Birthdays

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 21.04.2016 | UK Comedy

Her Majesty's 90th birthday is here - the real one, not the "official" one. Queen Elizabeth II last year surpassed her great great grandmother Queen V...

The 18 Best Tweets From Everyone's Favourite Queen Elizabeth Spoof Twitter Account

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 19.04.2016 | UK Comedy

As Her Majesty celebrates her 90th birthday, we thought it would be fitting to mark the occasion with a few of the best tweets from everyone's favouri...

Queen Elizabeth Enjoys A Traditional British Family Birthday Party At The Carvery

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 19.04.2016 | UK Comedy

In celebration of Her Majesty's 90th birthday, the folks at Toby Carvery decided to get a few royal lookalikes to have a traditional British birthday ...

David Cameron Wants Us All To Get S**tfaced For The Queen's Birthday

The Huffington Post | Louise Ridley | Posted 23.03.2016 | UK

Pub opening hours will be extended for two days in June to celebrate The Queen's 90th birthday, David Cameron has announced. Pubs will open longer on ...