Queen Elizabeth Ii

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...

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.

Will a Small Royal Reshuffle Kick Off Our Biggest Social Change?

Gregor Smith | Posted 05.04.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Gregor Smith

2013 was the year Pope Benedict XVI took the unusual decision of resigning from his post, much to the surprise of those who had followed his works across the world. This year, our own defender of the faith is also resigning - to an extent...

Revealed: The Queen's List Of Money-Making Ideas

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.01.2014 | UK Comedy

So the Queen is down to her last million. HuffPost UK Comedy has exclusively got its hands on a list she produced of money-spinning ideas. Take a look...

Why Britain Needs 'King' Charles and Sarah Miles Should Not Be Crossed at Ping Pong

Martin Newman | Posted 29.03.2014 | UK Entertainment
Martin Newman

Even before the Queen's historic partial handover of duties to Prince Charles last week there was at least one person already singing the future king's praises. Sarah Miles, the Oscar-nominated actress now a committed spiritual healer, feels Britain is on the verge of major changes and the Prince of Wales could be the guy to step-up and make a difference.

Keep the Queen - But Abolish All the Monarchy's Powers

Joseph Finlay | Posted 22.03.2014 | UK Politics
Joseph Finlay

We'd retain the elements people care most about while changing the structures that are most damaging. The symbol remains but the substance is transformed...

The Queen Plotted To Do WHAT To Idi Amin?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.12.2013 | UK

The Queen plotted to hit Ugandan dictator Idi Amin over the head with a ceremonial sword, archives published in a new book have revealed. The monar...

The Queen's Christmas Broadcast in Full

Her Majesty The Queen | Posted 24.02.2014 | UK
Her Majesty The Queen

Below is the full text of Her Majesty The Queen's Christmas Message delivered today on television by her Royal Highness and broadcast to the entire Commonwealth. It is printed in full by kind permission of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth The Second and Buckingham Palace.

40 Funniest Royal Pictures Of 2013

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.12.2013 | UK Comedy

From a photobombing princess to a chucking Charles - here were our favourite silly snaps of the Windsor family this year... SEE ALSO: 2013: The Yea...

Barack Obama, David Cameron, Helle Thorning-Schmidt and Their 'Selfie' Behaviour

Daniel Warner | Posted 10.02.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Daniel Warner

If Obama, Cameron and Thorning -Schmidt were inspired to whip out their camera phones and start clicking away then why wasn't Naomi Campbell somewhere in that stadium, in full hair and make up, being held aloft in front of a wind machine by Bono and Charlize Theron?

Wiggins Receives Knighthood From The Queen (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 10.12.2013 | UK Sport

Sir Bradley Wiggins has revealed he will be training for the 2016 Olympics this evening despite the perfect excuse for a night off - being knighted by...

'An Independent Scotland Will Keep The Pound, The Queen And Dr Who'

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 26.11.2013 | UK Politics

Alex Salmond has reassured Scottish voters that an independent Scotland would still keep the pound, the Queen as its head of state and access to watch...

'I Wanted To See The Queen'

Posted 15.10.2013 | UK

The man arrested after trying to enter Buckingham Palace with a knife just wanted to see the Queen, a court has heard. David Belmar admitted trespa...

Royal Household Slammed For Giving Wage Increases

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 14.10.2013 | UK

Pay rises within the Royal household have been slammed by MPs, after it was revealed that one senior member enjoyed a £7,000 boost in his annual sala...

Man Arrested With Knife At Buckingham Palace

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 15.10.2013 | UK

A 44-year-old man was arrested today after trying to enter Buckingham Palace while in possession of a knife, Scotland Yard said. He was held at aro...

Kuwait's Emir 'Will Have More Control Of Royal Mail Than The Queen'

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 11.10.2013 | UK

Royal Mail's stock market flotation could leave the Kuwaiti royal family with greater control over the business than the Queen, unions have warned. ...

Is Prince William What A Feminist Looks Like?

Laura Potts | Posted 13.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Laura Potts

There is a hope, be it ever so slim, that William could do something that would make women the world over - even women like me - hail him as the best thing to happen to Britain since Boudicca. Grab the burp cloth and pick out your preferred get-baby-to-sleep manual, Lt. Wales, it's time to become a house husband.

Prince Accepts Apology From Police

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 08.09.2013 | UK

Prince Andrew, the Duke of York has said he is "grateful" for an apology from police after officers challenged him in the gardens of Buckingham Palace...

The Grand Old Duke Of York, He Had 37 Laughs

Posted 08.09.2013 | UK

News of Duke of York being held by police at Buckingham Palace had us looking around for pictures of a po-faced Prince. But we noticed something we...

Security Breach At The Palace

The Huffington Post UK/ PA | Posted 06.11.2013 | UK

Two men have been arrested and a security review launched following one of the most serious security breaches at the palace in decades. The shockin...

Royalty By Ballot, Not By Birth

Valdemar Alsop | Posted 30.09.2013 | UK Politics
Valdemar Alsop

y having a Head of State picked for no other reason than which womb they came from, we undermine every call for talent, entrepreneurship, and aspiration in this country. By denying any member of this nation the right to go for the top job, we create second-class citizens by default.

Royal Baby: Live Feed From The Hospital

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 24.07.2013 | UK

Thousands of well-wishers have descended upon London after Kate Middleton, the Duchess of Cambridge, gave birth to a baby boy. The birth was announ...

Play Has Been Delayed... By The Queen

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.07.2013 | UK Sport

The second Ashes Test at Lord's was delayed by 15 minutes as the Queen greeted both the England and Australia squads. The Home of Cricket is owned ...

Worker At Sandringham 'Critical' After Lake Incident

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.09.2013 | UK

A worker is in a critical condition in hospital after being pulled from a lake on the Queen's Sandringham estate in Norfolk. Emergency services wer...

LOOK: The Week In Funny Pictures

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.07.2013 | UK Comedy

From Wimbledon to Glastonbury, royals to pop stars, check out this week's round-up of silly snaps......