Westminster Abbey

Protestors Move To Occupy Westminster Abbey

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 28.06.2014 | UK

Campaigners have tried to occupy the grounds of Westminster Abbey in protest against the Government's decision to axe a fund for the disabled. The ...

Mandela Memorial Stone To Be Laid In Westminster Abbey

PA | Posted 02.03.2014 | UK

A memorial stone for former South Africa president Nelson Mandela is to be laid in Westminster Abbey. Prince Harry will join almost 2,000 people wh...

Queen Painting Vandalised At Westminster Abbey

The Huffington Post UK | Tom Moseley | Posted 13.06.2013 | UK

Campaign group Fathers4Justice is claiming its members have defaced a painting of The Queen at Westminster Abbey. The painting, by artist Ralph Hei...

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...

Should Richard III Be Welcomed 'Home' to Yorkshire?

Rob Atkinson | Posted 07.04.2013 | UK
Rob Atkinson

The news that ancient remains, discovered under a Leicester car park, have been positively identified as those of King Richard III of England has led,...

The Same Old New Royal Portrait: Queen Liz Keeps the Best Pokerface in the Business

Martin Newman | Posted 30.11.2012 | Home
Martin Newman

Like Freud before Heimans, Annie Leibovitz with her dark photographic take, or the purpling rigamortis skin of Antony Williams' 1996 effort, this painting, like all before, fails to tell us anything meaningful about the monarch.

I Vow My Bonus to Thee My Country

Daniel Wood | Posted 02.04.2012 | UK Politics
Daniel Wood

Thus far, the political debate surrounding bankers' bonuses has been as nuanced and subtle as a fart in a lift.

Forces Gather To Celebrate British Legion's 90th Anniversary

PA | Posted 19.11.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- Military veterans and their families are due to gather for a service to mark the 90th anniversary of the Royal British Legion. ...

Memorial Services In New York And London

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 10.11.2011 | UK

Many of the families of the 67 British victims who died in the 9/11 attacks will attend services in London and New York on Sunday. Members of aroun...