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Tuesday 5 December 2023 Dublin: 3°C

# Buckingham Palace

This year
Elderly woman dies after being hit by police motorcycle escorting Duchess of Edinburgh
The woman’s son has claimed she died two weeks after being hit while using a ‘pedestrian crossing’.
President Higgins to meet UK's Charles ahead of tomorrow's coronation
Michael D Higgins will become the first Irish head of state to attend a UK coronation.
Anti-monarchy group sent 'intimidatory' letter about new protesting laws ahead of coronation
London’s Met Police said that 11,500 police will be on duty on Saturday and their ‘tolerance for disruption will be low’.
Last year
UK charity suspends work due to online abuse after royal race row
Sistah Space founder Ngozi Fulani was asked repeatedly at a Buckingham Palace reception where she was ‘really’ from.
'Unacceptable': British Royal aide quits after asking guest at event where she was 'really' from
The UK’s late Queen Elizabeth’s lady in waiting repeatedly asked a black guest where she really came from.
Man who allegedly grabbed Queen Elizabeth II's coffin flag in Westminster Hall appears in court
The court heard he was quickly detained, arrested and interviewed by police.
Heathrow airport cancels flights to reduce noise near queen's funeral procession
More flights are expected to be axed during the queen’s funeral on Monday.
Queen Elizabeth II's family pay respects as her coffin arrives at Buckingham Palace
The queen’s coffin will lie in state for four days in Westminster Hall.
'I went to Buckingham Palace like a normal person' - Antonio Conte
Spurs’ fixture at Manchester City last weekend was cancelled following the death of the Queen.
The world reacts as the death of Queen Elizabeth II aged 96 is announced
Buckingham Palace made the announcement this afternoon.
Queen said ‘thank goodness Meghan not coming’ to Philip’s funeral, book claims
That’s according to biographer Tom Bower’s latest book: ‘Revenge: Meghan, Harry And The War Between The Windsors’
Prince Andrew's Twitter account deleted as British monarchy distances itself from him
It comes as a woman claiming she saw him with his accuser in a London nightclub said she is willing to give evidence against him.
All time
Britain's Queen Elizabeth pulls out of Cop26 climate conference in Glasgow
The British royal family are due to carry out a series of engagements at Cop26.
Judge takes hearing of man charged with ‘carrying axe’ near Buckingham Palace to court cell
Defence barrister Eleazar Anyene said the defendant “refused to come out” of his cell.
'Sincere condolences': Tributes paid to Prince Philip who has died aged 99
“On behalf of the people of Ireland, I wish to convey my condolences,” President Micheal D. Higgins said.
British royal family to consider possible appointment of diversity chief
Buckingham Palace is understood to be working on plans around diversity, which would include LGBTQI+ and disability issues.
Buckingham Palace yet to comment on Harry and Meghan’s explosive interview
The interview was aired in the UK and Ireland yesterday evening.
Buckingham Palace to investigate allegations of bullying made against Meghan Markle
The Times newspaper has reported allegations made by former royal staff.
Prince Philip transferred to another hospital for tests on pre-existing heart condition
The Duke of Edinburgh was initially admitted to hospital nearly two weeks ago after feeling unwell.
Prince Philip admitted to hospital after feeling unwell
He was taken to hospital on the advice of his doctor and a palace statement said it was a “precautionary measure”.
Queen orders 'workable solution' for Harry and Meghan's future 'within days'
Taoiseach Leo Varadkar earlier today wished Harry and Meghan well in their bid to remove themselves from royal duty.
Prince Philip being treated in hospital for pre-existing condition
He is expected to be in hospital for a few days.
Prince Andrew resigns from business project as sponsors stop giving money
The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and English National Ballet have parted company with Andrew, who had previously served as patron.
Man with taser arrested at Buckingham Palace made 'genuine error'
The Met Police said the man “posed no threat”.
Man 'armed with Taser' arrested at Buckingham Palace
The 38-year-old is being questioned at a London police station.
Woman charged with being drunk and disorderly after climbing Buckingham Palace gates
Jessica Davey will appear in custody at Westminster Magistrates Court tomorrow.
Another arrest after sword attack at Buckingham Palace
Three police officers were injured in the attack.
Man wielding four-foot sword injured three police officers near Buckingham Palace last night
The Met Police are treating the incident as terrorism.
Man with knife arrested after two police officers injured outside Buckingham Palace
London Met Police said that a man was arrested this evening on suspicion of grievous bodily harm and assault on police.
ANOTHER British newspaper has written about Prince Philip's death...
He’s still alive… but The Duke of Edinburgh did announce his retirement today.
Royal family set for bumper year of income as €419 million renovation on Buckingham Palace starts
The refurbishment is set to replace electrical wiring, water pipes and boilers in the biggest overhaul since the 1950s.
Theresa May says she'll form minority government with 'friends and allies' in the DUP
May has acted swiftly to agree a deal that will see her return as Prime Minister.
Man uses 'strange' loophole to get invite to Buckingham Palace garden party
Good news if you’re from New Zealand and would like to meet Queen Elizabeth.
'Still throwing spears?': The gaffe-prone Prince who was the 'strength' behind British throne
At the ripe old age of 95, Prince Philip has announced his retirement from official royal duties.
Buckingham Palace confirms Prince Philip to 'stand down from Royal duties'
Servants from royal residences across Britain were ordered at late notice to London for the announcement.
The Sun has mistakenly reported that Prince Philip has died
The article appeared on site for a few minutes before being removed, but still shows up on Google.
'Bloody hell Your Majesty, I nearly shot you' - Britain's queen was almost killed by her guardsman
“Next time I’ll ring through beforehand so you don’t have to shoot me,” Elizabeth II is reported to have told the guardsman.
Queen Elizabeth misses another church service due to 'heavy cold'
The Queen of England also missed the Christmas Day service – for the first time in 30 years.
Buckingham Palace refurbishment will cost British taxpayers £369 million
A petition calling on the royal family to pay for the refurbishments themselves has already amassed 25,000 signatures.
Man arrested after climbing over fence at Buckingham Palace 'had been drinking'
Police said the 22-year-old did not gain access to the palace.