Queens Jubilee

What Do You Buy For A Queen Who Has Everything?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.01.2013 | UK

Being a monarch certainly has its perks. Big house, lots of travel, another big house, large adoring family, a big country house, two birthdays, some ...

Tonight William, I'm Going To Be Cheryl Cole

Posted 12.10.2012 | Home

If you were in any doubt of Cheryl Cole's 'national treasure' status then prepare to be convinced - she's had the royal seal of approval from none oth...

Prince Philip Feeling 'Marvellous', Says Charles

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.07.2012 | UK

The Prince of Wales said today that his father is feeling "marvellous" after a royal fan inquired about the Duke of Edinburgh following a health scare...

Is Prince Charles Good Value For Money?

The Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 29.06.2012 | UK

Clarence house has released the income and expenditure of the Prince of Wales with critics immediately pouncing on the increased amount the royal rece...

Prince Of Wales' Public Funding Hits £2m

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.06.2012 | UK

Taxpayer funding for the Prince of Wales increased by 11% in the last financial year, rising more than £2 million, according to official accounts rel...

Bomber Command Memorial Opened

The Huffington Post UK | Charlie Lindlar | Posted 28.06.2012 | UK

The Queen opened a £7m memorial to the members of Bomber Command who served and died during the Second World War on Thursday. The Bomber Command M...

Queen Arrives In Northern Ireland For Landmark Visit

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.06.2012 | UK

The Queen has begun her historic visit to Northern Ireland in Enniskillen, arriving to crowds cheering - despite torrid weather and a late arrival fro...

PHOTOS: Street Sweepers To Stars Awarded In Queen's Birthday Honour's List

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.06.2012 | UK

Each year, the Queen honours the best and brightest from all walks of life in her birthday honours list, usually headlined by a mix of celebrities, ph...

How the Noisettes Celebrated the Diamond Jubilee

Dan 'Noisettes' Smith | Posted 13.08.2012 | UK Entertainment
Dan 'Noisettes' Smith

Hi! My name is Daniel Smith and I constitute one half of the band The Noisettes alongside my best mate for 15 years, Shingai Shoniwa. I guess you could call me the 'Andrew Ridgeley' to her 'George Michael' (Wham! for you young 'uns) but the business of prancing about with a guitar on a big stage is a LOT of fun...

Prince Philip To Miss Party As He Recovers From Illness

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.06.2012 | UK

The Duke of Edinburgh is to miss a garden party at Sandringham tomorrow as he continues to recover from a bladder infection, Buckingham Palace said to...

Queen Receives 130,000 Jubilee Letters

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.06.2012 | UK

The Queen has received more than 130,000 letters and messages of goodwill in her Diamond Jubilee year so far, Buckingham Palace revealed on Monday. ...

Prince Philip Turns 91

PA | Posted 10.06.2012 | UK

The Duke of Edinburgh is expected to take it easy today as he celebrates his 91st birthday just a day after leaving hospital. Philip was discharged...

The Week That Was: The Best of British

Carla Buzasi | Posted 09.08.2012 | UK
Carla Buzasi

Brits don't really want to be branded. A favourite pastime might be moaning about the state of our country, but woe betide any other nationality finding fault with our home state. We have the best of everything, and sometimes the worst (I'm thinking mainly about the weather, although you can take your pick from the economy, our teeth and all manner of other stereotypical issues) but it is ours, which counts for a lot. The past week has showcased that in all its glory.

Princess Eugenie Reveals Queen Anguish Over Missing Philip

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.06.2012 | UK

The Queen would have found celebrating the final two days of her Diamond Jubilee without the Duke of Edinburgh at her side "quite testing", according ...

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 ...

Prince Philip Likely To Spend 91st Birthday In Hospital

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.06.2012 | UK

The Duke of Edinburgh faces spending his 91st birthday in hospital, where he is recovering from a bladder infection. Buckingham Palace said he migh...

Seven Days Of Silly Snaps: Funny Pictures Of The Week

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.06.2012 | UK Comedy

From fat cats to posh toffs - via Ed Miliband, jubilee celebrations and a little Photoshop magic - enjoy our round-up of this week's silliest pictures...

Prince William Becomes Search And Rescue Captain

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.06.2012 | UK

The Duke of Cambridge has qualified as an operational search and rescue captain, Clarence House said on Thursday. William - known as Flight Lieuten...

At Home With The Queen

The Huffington Post UK | Alice E. Vincent | Posted 05.06.2012 | Home

It's likely some of us will have strung up the bunting and picked up a few Union Jack flags over the last few days. But for some people, Royal fev...

Record 3,700 Seat, 1km Street Jubilee Party Takes Place

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.06.2012 | UK

With more than 3,700 seats and at 1km long, it was one of the UK's longest street parties - and a spot of rain certainly wasn't going to spoil the fun...

No 10 Moves Jubilee Street Party Indoors (PHOTOS)

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.06.2012 | UK Politics

The Downing Street Jubilee party was a great Big Society occasion despite the festivities being held inside, Prime Minister David Cameron said on Sund...

Clegg Joins Constituents' Jubilee Street Party

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.06.2012 | UK Politics

The Deputy Prime Minister said he was "delighted" to join constituents for a street party to celebrate the Queen's Diamond Jubilee. Nick Clegg and ...

Why I Don't Think Much of the Royal Family

Yousif Nur | Posted 01.08.2012 | Home
Yousif Nur

History as people will tell you, tends to be written by the winners. The winners of battles on the military field, politically and of statistics by proxy. Britain in days of yore had their empirical battles of colonialism and imperialism that led to them dominant, in thrall to no-one of their standing on the world stage for a few hundred years.

Thousands Cheer 1,000 Ship Flotilla As Jubilee Pageant Begins

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.06.2012 | UK

The bells rang out today as the Queen and Duke of Edinburgh sped under Battersea Bridge to mark the start of the Diamond Jubilee River Pageant. Des...

Prince Charles And Camilla Greeted By Cheering Crowds

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.06.2012 | UK

The Diamond Jubilee river pageant welcomed its first royal guests on Sunday as excitement grew ahead of the start of the Diamond Jubilee river pageant...