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Martin McGuinness To Be Queen's Special Guest

PA | Posted 06.04.2014 | UK

Northern Ireland Deputy First Minister and ex-IRA commander Martin McGuinness will be a special guest of the Queen during a state banquet at Windsor C...

Best. £10 Note Defacement. Ever.

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.03.2014 | UK Comedy

A tip of the hat to tweeter @theGladstonian, who spotted this on Facebook and understandably had to share it with the rest of the world: Oh. My. Da...

Clarissa Dickson Wright Dead: Two Fat Ladies Chef Dies Aged 66

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 17.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Clarissa Dickson Wright has died aged 66, it was announced on Monday. Dickson Wright passed away on Saturday at Edinburgh's Royal Infirmary, the S...

Another One Bites The Dust! Director Pulls Out Of Freddie Mercury Biopic

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

There's been another blow to the forthcoming biopic about Queen singer Freddie Mercury after director Dexter Fletcher quit the project. Deadline ha...

The Best Music to Lose Your Job To

Grant Feller | Posted 13.03.2014 | UK Entertainment
Grant Feller

A year ago I lost my job, felt sorry for myself for 48 hours and then got back on the bus and started my own phenomenally successful (almost) media consultancy. My latest playlist selection was, I thought, entirely random. But today I realised it's not - it's all about me. Or at least me and work - losing, winning and everything in between.

No More Rocking For Queen Musical

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

The Queen musical, 'We Will Rock You' is to close, 12 years after first appearing in London's West End. The show, which featured the British band's...

WATCH: Another Reason To Love Paul Rudd? This

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 27.02.2014 | UK Comedy

Oh, and Jimmy Fallon did some lip syncing too. But mostly? Mostly it was about Paul Rudd 'performing' Tina Turner's 'Better Be Good To Me' and Queen's...

VOTE: What Is The Ultimate Queen Song?

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 11.02.2014 | UK Entertainment

Queen are officially the first act to sell six million copies of an album in the UK. Three decades after their 'Greatest Hits' album was released i...

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.

Queen Needs To 'Get A Grip' On Finances

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 28.01.2014 | UK

The Queen's household is down to its last £1m in royal reserves, and needs to get a grip on slashing costs, increasing income and sort out a backlog ...

Mehdi's Morning Memo: Nick Vs Chris

Huffington Post | Mehdi Hasan | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Politics

Here are the five things you need to know on Monday 20 January 2014... 1) NICK VS CHRIS To say Nick Clegg is under pressure is an understatement...

Queen To Release Unearthed Track Featuring Freddie Mercury's Vocals?

Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

Brian May has sparked speculation that Queen could release a new song featuring the late Freddie Mercury's vocals, after the band unearthed the "magic...

Abbey Road to Ziggy Stardust, A Conversation With Legendary Sound Engineer/Producer Ken Scott

Hannah Gal | Posted 07.03.2014 | UK Entertainment
Hannah Gal

'David Bowie, Elton John, Pink Floyd, The Beatles..it is hard to believe that a single individual would be involved with so many all time greats' I tell legendary sound engineer and producer Ken Scott.

The Royals At Christmas

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

Prince George stayed in the warm as the Royal Family attended their traditional Christmas Day church service. It was a full house at Sandringham as f...

The Wondering About the One-Hit-Wonder

Joff Thompson | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Comedy
Joff Thompson

If even sitting atop the hit parade can be dismissed as a flop, what then does constitute a hit? Any ideas? Anyone? It's not quite as easy to say when you start to give it some real thought.

Is Daniel Radcliffe REALLY Going To Play Flamboyant Freddie?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.11.2013 | UK Entertainment

Daniel Radcliffe may be keen to put his 'Harry Potter' days behind him, but this is going some. The clean-cut, family favourite actor is reportedl...

Brian May: I Should Have Said Massacre, Not Genocide

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.11.2013 | UK

Brian May has said he doesn't remember using the word "genocide" to describe the badger cull, but has apologised after it was reported he used the lan...

Swan 'Barbecued' On River Bank Near Windsor Castle

PA | Posted 22.08.2013 | UK

One of the Queen's swans was apparently "barbecued" and left on a river bank near Windsor Castle, an animal charity has said. The bird was butchere...

The World's Two Greatest Performers... Together?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.09.2013 | UK Entertainment

Fans of Freddie Mercury, still reeling from the departure of Sacha Baron-Cohen from the film of the showman's life, have at least got something to cel...

Royal Baby: Prince Harry Relishing Uncle Role

PA | Posted 26.07.2013 | UK

Prince Harry declared tonight he was ready to play the proud, protective uncle for his new nephew Prince George and "make sure he has fun". Harry c...

Historian's Surprise At Prince George Name Choice

PA | Posted 24.07.2013 | UK

One historian expressed surprise that the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge named their baby George, just like the last Prince of Cambridge. Judith Row...

What Could Cameron Buy The Royal Baby?

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 22.07.2013 | UK Politics

ROYAL BABY NEWS LIVE STREAM– UPDATES ABOUT KATE MIDDLETON BIRTH Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge is expected to be in labour for around 12 hours. ...

WATCH: 'Plenty More To Come, None Of It News But That Won't Stop Us'

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons | Posted 22.07.2013 | UK

The announcement that the Duchess of Cambridge had gone into labour has forced rolling news channel reporters to valiantly try and fill hours of TV wi...

Could The Commonwealth Have A Queen AND A King?

The Huffington Post UK | Ned Simons | Posted 22.07.2013 | UK Politics

David Cameron has denied suggestions resistance to changes to the rules of succession within the Commonwealth could lead to Britain having a queen but...

Trident Nuclear Replacement Will Cost £25 Billion

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 17.07.2013 | UK Politics

A like-for-like replacement of the Trident nuclear deterrent will cost £25 billion. Opponents argue that's a lot of money - especially in a time o...