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Queen And Prince Philip Watch River Pageant

PA | Posted 25.06.2012 | UK

The Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh watched a river pageant as they joined thousands of guests at a Diamond Jubilee garden party. Arriving by passe...

McGuiness Meeting With Queen 'Gesture Of Respect' To Unionists

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.06.2012 | UK

Sinn Fein's Martin McGuinness meeting with the Queen next week is an effort to reach out to unionists in Northern Ireland, his party leader said. H...

Queen And Sinn Fein's McGuinness To Shake Hands Next Week

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.06.2012 | UK Politics

The historic handshake planned between the Queen and Martin McGuinness is to take place behind closed doors, it emerged on Friday. The Northern Ire...

Future of Planet: Not a Cause for Jubilation

Lachie McKenzie | Posted 18.08.2012 | UK Politics
Lachie McKenzie

David Cameron has faced harsh criticism for refusing to attend Rio+20, a meeting of world leaders in Brazil to discuss sustainable development.

Kate And Wills Share An Intimate Moment At Order Of Garter Parade

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.06.2012 | UK

The Duchess of Cambridge shared a tender moment with her husband the Duke on Monday as the royal family took part in the historic Garter Day service. ...

Of Colour and Cavalry: The Queen's Jubilee Celebrations Take to the hoof

Matthew Seed | Posted 12.08.2012 | UK
Matthew Seed

Like many people, as a boy I was repeatedly transfixed by a Saturday morning's viewing in which my parents' TV screen seemed like a window to a bygone age. Massed regiments of foot soldiers, brass bands and regimental standards provided magical scenes.

Prince Philip Released From Hospital On Eve Of 91st Birthday

PA | Posted 09.08.2012 | UK

The Duke of Edinburgh smiled and nodded to reporters as he left hospital today in time to celebrate his 91st birthday tomorrow. Philip shook hands ...

Artist Fuses Victoriana With Taxidermy - And The Queen's A Fan (PICTURES)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 08.06.2012 | Home

Staidly dressed (in most cases) and stiffly posed, the subjects of these images are pristine examples of vintage Victorian visiting cards, with a wild...

Nature's Prince

Natalie Pace | Posted 08.08.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Natalie Pace

On June 2, 2012, the world celebrated Queen Elizabeth II's Diamond Jubilee, and her 60 years of outstanding service as Head of State to the United Kingdom and the Commonwealth. Her firstborn son, Charles, The Prince of Wales, also celebrated a noteworthy occasion.

The Unpaid Jubilee Stewards Scandal Exposes Britain's Continuing Social Inequality

David Lintott | Posted 06.08.2012 | UK Politics
David Lintott

It was a busy weekend in London, what with the diamond jubilee going on. Thousands of royalists turned out to celebrate the Queen's big weekend of pomp, pageantry and patriotism despite the downfall.

The Diamond Jubilee - Even the North Koreans Were Cringing by the End

Robert Simpson | Posted 06.08.2012 | UK Comedy
Robert Simpson

Wow, what a fun packed weekend of festivities that was. We had some boats, in the loose sense of the word, a big Buckingham knees up organised by soon to be Lord our saviour Gary of Barlow and a little service at her local place of worship St Pauls.

Mark Thompson Defends BBC's Jubilee Coverage

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.06.2012 | UK

BBC boss Mark Thompson insisted he was proud of the corporation's Diamond Jubilee coverage despite it receiving more than 2,000 complaints from the pu...

LOOK: Jubilee Squirrel Loves Trifle

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 06.06.2012 | UK Comedy

So the weather may have been a little unforgiving, and the traffic in central London a bit of a nightmare, but that didn't stop well wishers up an...

WATCH: Corgi Piddles On The Royal Carpet Over Marmite Debacle

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 06.06.2012 | UK Comedy

Eagle-eyed royalists - or anyone with a pair of eyes, really - will have noticed a couple of Jubilee-themed Marmite posters slapped up on walls and ho...

Spice Girls Regret Diamond Jubilee Gig Snub

WENN | Posted 05.06.2012 | Home

The Spice Girls are regretting their decision to turn down the chance to perform at Queen Elizabeth II's Diamond Jubilee Concert after watching the sp...

10 Animals That Got Into The Diamond Jubilee Spirit

Posted 05.06.2012 | UK

From an elephant in India to pet dogs in Scotland - diamond jubilee fever has crossed over into the animal world, if these pictures are anything to go...

Leaders' Wives Dress To Impress At Service For Queen

The Huffington Post UK | Ted Thornhill | Posted 05.06.2012 | UK

The Queen arrived for the Jubilee thanksgiving service looking elegant in a fine silk tulle and mint green chiffon drape – and the wives of the poli...

Kate's Nude Dress

Posted 05.06.2012 | UK

The Duchess of Cambridge stunned onlookers today in a dress by Alexander McQueen and a hat by Jane Taylor. Kate chose the nude-coloured, knee-lengt...

Unemployed Bussed In To Steward River Pageant

The Guardian | Posted 04.08.2012 | UK

A group of long-term unemployed jobseekers were bussed into London to work as unpaid stewards during the diamond jubilee celebrations and told to slee...

Girl, 15, Sexually Assaulted At Epsom Derby, Say Police

PA | Posted 04.06.2012 | UK

A 15-year-old girl was subjected to a serious sex attack by a teenage boy at the Epsom Derby, police have disclosed. The victim has told officers s...

Duke Of Edinburgh Taken To Hospital With Bladder Infection

PA | Posted 04.08.2012 | UK

The Duke of Edinburgh has been taken to hospital with a bladder infection, Buckingham Palace said today. Philip, 90, was taken to the King Edward V...

As We Celebrate Our Sovereign, Shouldn't We Be Challenging the EU's Attempted Theft of Our Sovereignty?

Philip White | Posted 03.08.2012 | UK Politics
Philip White

Though I've lived in the American Midwest for almost 11 years, I am still surprised by how batty many Americans are when it comes to the Royal Family.

Thousands Of Beacons To Burn For Jubilee

PA | Posted 04.06.2012 | UK

More than 4,200 Diamond Jubilee beacons will be lit across the globe in celebration of the Queen's 60-year reign on Monday night. The Queen will li...

Queen Of Pop

PA | Posted 04.06.2012 | UK

Pop music legends will perform in honour of the Queen Monday night at a Diamond Jubilee concert marking her 60-year reign. Singing sensation Stevie...

BBC Jubilee Coverage Slammed By Fry As 'Mind-Numbingly Tedious'

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.06.2012 | UK

The comedian Stephen Fry led criticism of the BBC's Diamond Jubilee coverage on Sunday, branding it "mind-numbingly tedious" and dubbing a reporter "i...