The Queens Diamond Jubilee

LOOK: Queen Leads Coronation Celebrations At Westminster Abbey

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 04.06.2013 | UK

The 60th anniversary of the Queen's coronation was celebrated in a service where her qualities of devotion and self-sacrifice were praised. At West...

Are We Making Our Royal Family 'Too Common'?

Marcus Middleton | Posted 26.02.2013 | Home
Marcus Middleton

So where our Royal Family is concerned, let's make 2013 not a year of scandal, but a year of celebration. Let us give them privacy and eagerly await and then celebrate the arrival of a young Prince or Princess.

'Who Are You?'

The Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 08.11.2012 | UK Politics

Jeremy Hunt must have been a very excited boy indeed. As culture secretary he had played a crucial role in ensuring that the Queen's Diamond Jubile...

From Bush To Blair: 31 Pictures Of Martin McGuinness Shaking Hands

Posted 27.06.2012 | UK Politics

When the Queen shakes the hand of Martin McGuinness in Northern Ireland it will mark a significant moment in history. While opinion is divided over...

Communities Unite For Queen's Enniskillen Visit

Posted 26.06.2012 | UK

Protestant and Catholics from a Northern Ireland town devastated by an IRA bombing showed their unity by joining forces to host a Diamond Jubilee visi...

Big Ben Tower To Be Renamed In Honour Of The Queen..

The Huffington Post UK | HuffPost UK Staff | Posted 26.06.2012 | UK Politics

The clock tower at Westminster which houses Big Ben will be formally renamed Elizabeth Tower to honour the Queen's Diamond Jubilee, the House of Commo...

Was Unpaid Jubilee Work Experience Good for the Soul?

Tiernan Douieb | Posted 07.08.2012 | UK Politics
Tiernan Douieb

How have we become a nation that presumes doing 'work experience' alongside the river Thames in the pouring rain for an event that happens once in a blue blooded moon will in any way lead to a valuable career?

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...

More Than 2000 Viewers Complain About 'Inane' BBC Jubilee Coverage

PA | Posted 06.08.2012 | UK Entertainment

The BBC has received more than 2,000 complaints about its coverage of the Diamond Jubilee. It drew stinging criticism during the River Pageant broa...

Tony Christie Hurt By Peter Kay's 'Disrespectful' Joke

WENN | Posted 06.08.2012 | UK Entertainment

Tony Christie has been left fuming after comedian Peter Kay made a savage joke about him at Queen Elizabeth II's Diamond Jubilee Concert. Kay, who ...

What's in an Accent?

Abigail Rayner | Posted 04.08.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Abigail Rayner

It is finally starting to happen: my daughter is losing her English accent.

Sarah Dean

Fireworks, Flags And Foot-Stamping: Who Received The Loudest Cheer At The Jubilee Concert?

HuffingtonPost.com | Sarah Dean | Posted 05.06.2012 | UK Entertainment

With just an hour to go before the Queen's Jubilee Concert, the sun broke through the clouds above Buckingham Palace and the drizzle that had threaten...

Jubilee Concert: Gary & Cheryl To Duet - Who Else Will Perform?

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Dean | Posted 01.06.2012 | UK Entertainment

Gary Barlow and Cheryl Cole are rumoured to be performing a duet at the Queen's Diamond Jubilee Concert on Monday. The Mirror reports The Girls Alo...

Babs Windsor Hosts Diamond Jubilee Tea Party

PA | Posted 04.05.2012 | UK

From EastEnders to Buckingham Palace, street party ambassador Barbara Windsor hosted the perfect British tea party in preparation for the Diamond Jubi...

An Audience With The Queen: 60 Jubilee Fast Facts

PA | Posted 06.02.2012 | UK

As the Queen celebrates 60 years since ascending the throne, here are 60 facts released by Buckingham Palace to celebrate the Queen's Diamond Jubilee,...

Queen Braves The Snow Ahead Of Diamond Jubilee

PA | Posted 05.04.2012 | UK

The Queen and Duke of Edinburgh have attended a church service on Sunday, on the eve of the monarch's Diamond Jubilee anniversary. The royal couple...