Queen Mother

WATCH: Archive Footage of Young Queen Released

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.06.2012 | UK

Ahead of the 60th anniversary of her rise to the throne, archive footage has been released of the Queen as a young girl which has not been seen for 50...

Queen Mother Was 'Illegitimate Daughter Of A French Cook'

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 18.04.2012 | Home

The Queen Mother was the illegitimate daughter of a French cook, and Queen Elizabeth II was conceived by artificial insemination, according to a shock...

Royal Family Remembers Queen Mother And Princess Margaret

Huffington Post | Posted 30.03.2012 | UK

Prince Harry has joined the Queen and other members of the Royal Family at a service in Windsor Castle to commemorate the Queen Mother and her daughte...

PICTURES: Queen Mother Remembered 10 Years On

The Huffington Post UK | Charlie Lindlar | Posted 21.04.2012 | UK

The royal family are marking 10 years since the death of the Queen Mother, wife to King George VI and mother to Queen Elizabeth II. The royals, min...

Whitney Houston: We Will Always Love You

Priya Mahida | Posted 16.04.2012 | Home
Priya Mahida

Unless you have been hiding under a rock in the middle of nowhere, you will no doubt have heard the news about Whitney Houston's passing. Whatever you...

Who Do You Think You Are?

Andrew Wigley | Posted 02.10.2011 | UK
Andrew Wigley

"Who Do You Think You Are" not only shines a light on an individual's family fortunes it also showcases the repositories of celebrities' secrets, the UK's network of libraries and archives. And the crown jewel in that network is the National Archives, in my book one of our greatest and yet unsung institutions.