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#Queen Elizabeth II

# queen-elizabeth-ii - This week 27th November 2022 - 3rd December 2022

'Unacceptable': British Royal aide quits after asking guest at event where she was 'really' from
# Buckingham Palace
# Buckingham Palace

'Unacceptable': British Royal aide quits after asking guest at event where she was 'really' from

Wed 4:33 PM 53,876 Views 32 Comments

The UK’s late Queen Elizabeth’s lady in waiting repeatedly asked a black guest where she really came from.

# queen-elizabeth-ii - This year 2022

Kwarteng says 'pressure' of Queen Elizabeth's death influenced controversial mini-budget
# UK
# UK

Kwarteng says 'pressure' of Queen Elizabeth's death influenced controversial mini-budget

Oct 4th 2022, 4:03 PM 23,056 Views 27 Comments

The British Chancellor said it was important to place the mini-budget in the “context” of the Queen’s death and funeral.

British queen died of 'old age' three hours before announcement, death certificate reveals
# Queen Elizabeth II
# Queen Elizabeth II

British queen died of 'old age' three hours before announcement, death certificate reveals

Sep 29th 2022, 3:41 PM 45,866 Views 17 Comments

The queen was laid to rest on 19 September, following a reign of 70 years.

Queen's funeral pulls in 250k RTÉ viewers but is well short of Harry and Meghan interview
# Viewing Figures
# Viewing Figures

Queen's funeral pulls in 250k RTÉ viewers but is well short of Harry and Meghan interview

Sep 21st 2022, 6:02 PM 27,592 Views 34 Comments

The queen’s funeral took place in Westminster Abbey, London on Monday.

Pomp, snubs and security: Here's everything you need to know about the queen’s funeral today
# Royal Funeral
# Royal Funeral

Pomp, snubs and security: Here's everything you need to know about the queen’s funeral today

Sep 19th 2022, 12:05 AM 33,327 Views 33 Comments
  • The funeral service will take place in Westminster Abbey at 11am.
  • It will be one of the biggest diplomatic gatherings in decades with presidents, royals and VIPs attending.
  • The Met Police said the funeral is the biggest security operation it has ever undertaken.
Waiting time in queue to see Queen Elizabeth lying in state reaches 24 hours
# London
# London

Waiting time in queue to see Queen Elizabeth lying in state reaches 24 hours

Updated Sep 16th 2022, 8:01 PM 46,961 Views 61 Comments

Earlier, people were urged not to join the line until at least 4pm today due to overwhelming demand.

Who is going? British queen's funeral will be one of the largest diplomatic gatherings in decades
# Royal Funeral
# Royal Funeral

Who is going? British queen's funeral will be one of the largest diplomatic gatherings in decades

Sep 16th 2022, 8:58 AM 28,676 Views 21 Comments

There’s been at least one furious outburst over the lack of an invite.

UK govt launches live 'queue-tracker' as queen queue reaches 3 miles
# Queen Elizabeth II
# Queen Elizabeth II

UK govt launches live 'queue-tracker' as queen queue reaches 3 miles

Sep 14th 2022, 6:44 PM 22,526 Views 12 Comments

Currently, the queue is 2.4 miles long and stretches all the way along the River Thames towards London Bridge.

FA Cup third and fourth round replays could be scrapped to ease fixture backlog
# Potential Pile-up
From The42
# Potential Pile-up

FA Cup third and fourth round replays could be scrapped to ease fixture backlog

Sep 13th 2022, 10:29 AM 2,322 Views 1 Comment

Ditching replays is one solution under consideration following the recent postponements.

Premier League to resume this weekend, with three fixtures postponed
# Fixtures
From The42
# Fixtures

Premier League to resume this weekend, with three fixtures postponed

Updated Sep 12th 2022, 5:45 PM 48,326 Views 24 Comments

Football is set to restart in the UK.

Napoli ‘horror show’ led to ‘absolute truths’ being told - Klopp
# Liverpool
From The42
# Liverpool

Napoli ‘horror show’ led to ‘absolute truths’ being told - Klopp

Updated Sep 12th 2022, 4:31 PM 7,571 Views 1 Comment

Liverpool manager calls 4-1 defeat ‘worst game we played since I was here’.

Biden confirms he will attend the Queen’s funeral
# Queen's Funeral
# Queen's Funeral

Biden confirms he will attend the Queen’s funeral

Sep 11th 2022, 8:24 PM 29,578 Views 10 Comments

It comes amid reports that heads of state will be asked to use a coach instead of private cars to attend the service.

Woman arrested after protester holds anti-monarchy sign in Edinburgh
# Anti-monarchy
# Anti-monarchy

Woman arrested after protester holds anti-monarchy sign in Edinburgh

Sep 11th 2022, 4:52 PM 48,377 Views 0 Comments

The proclamation was one of three taking place in Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland on Sunday.

King Charles will be the new face on UK money and stamps but it could take years
# Changes
# Changes

King Charles will be the new face on UK money and stamps but it could take years

Sep 9th 2022, 1:35 PM 22,641 Views 10 Comments

Coins, banknotes and passports will be updated in Britain following the death of Queen Elizabeth.

'A watershed moment': British newspapers react to the death of Queen Elizabeth II
# Front Pages
# Front Pages

'A watershed moment': British newspapers react to the death of Queen Elizabeth II

Sep 9th 2022, 6:56 AM 34,848 Views 23 Comments

Numerous papers carry an image of the queen at her coronation on 2 June 1953.

LIVE: The world reacts as the death of Queen Elizabeth II aged 96 is announced
Live Sep 8th 2022, 9:34 PM

LIVE: The world reacts as the death of Queen Elizabeth II aged 96 is announced

Queen Elizabeth II, Britain’s longest-reigning monarch, has died
# Queen Elizabeth II
# Queen Elizabeth II

Queen Elizabeth II, Britain’s longest-reigning monarch, has died

Sep 8th 2022, 6:31 PM 147,619 Views 236 Comments
  • Buckingham Palace said the queen died peacefully this afternoon.
  • The flag at the palace in London was lowered to half mast at 6.30pm.
  • President Michael D Higgins expressed sympathy on behalf of the people of Ireland.
Plans to legislate on Irish language set out in Queen’s Speech
# UK
# UK

Plans to legislate on Irish language set out in Queen’s Speech

Updated May 10th 2022, 1:24 PM 33,393 Views 8 Comments

Prince Charles read out the speech instead of his mother due to her health problems.

Queen Elizabeth will carry on with ‘light duties’ despite Covid infection, palace says
# Royal Family
# Royal Family

Queen Elizabeth will carry on with ‘light duties’ despite Covid infection, palace says

Updated Feb 20th 2022, 5:40 PM 69,778 Views 50 Comments

The diagnosis follows a string of coronavirus cases among the royal family and the Queen’s Windsor Castle team.

UK Queen celebrates 70 years on throne and backs Queen Camilla
# Platinum Jubilee
# Platinum Jubilee

UK Queen celebrates 70 years on throne and backs Queen Camilla

Feb 6th 2022, 11:54 AM 36,835 Views 34 Comments

The monarch has become the first British sovereign to reach a platinum jubilee.

Queen Elizabeth to become first British monarch to reign for 70 years this weekend
# Platinum Jubilee
# Platinum Jubilee

Queen Elizabeth to become first British monarch to reign for 70 years this weekend

Feb 5th 2022, 6:30 AM 28,543 Views 20 Comments

The UK’s Head of State is the longest-reigning monarch in the country’s history.

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Last year 2021

Britain's Queen Elizabeth pulls out of Cop26 climate conference in Glasgow
# Doctor's Orders
# Doctor's Orders

Britain's Queen Elizabeth pulls out of Cop26 climate conference in Glasgow

Oct 26th 2021, 8:28 PM 42,219 Views 41 Comments

The British royal family are due to carry out a series of engagements at Cop26.

Britain's Queen Elizabeth spent last night in hospital for ‘preliminary investigations’
# Hospitalised
# Hospitalised

Britain's Queen Elizabeth spent last night in hospital for ‘preliminary investigations’

Oct 21st 2021, 10:33 PM 50,016 Views 56 Comments

Buckingham Palace said the monarch, 95, returned to Windsor Castle at lunchtime today.

Queen Elizabeth and President Higgins share St. Patrick's Day wishes and mark visit anniversary
# Across The Water
# Across The Water

Queen Elizabeth and President Higgins share St. Patrick's Day wishes and mark visit anniversary

Mar 16th 2021, 1:16 PM 14,304 Views 19 Comments

The queen’s 2011 visit to the Republic of Ireland was the first by a British monarch.

Queen Elizabeth reacts: 'The issues raised, particularly that of race, are concerning'
# One Is Saddened
# One Is Saddened

Queen Elizabeth reacts: 'The issues raised, particularly that of race, are concerning'

Mar 9th 2021, 5:45 PM 57,759 Views 52 Comments

This is the first official statement from Buckingham Palace since the Harry and Meghan interview.

Harry and Meghan confirm they won't return as working members of British royal family
# Gone For Good
# Gone For Good

Harry and Meghan confirm they won't return as working members of British royal family

Feb 19th 2021, 1:20 PM 40,854 Views 43 Comments

The couple will not be able to hold on to their military, Commonwealth and some other patronages.

# queen-elizabeth-ii - All time

'We will meet again': Queen Elizabeth sends message to Britain during Covid-19 crisis
# UK
# UK

'We will meet again': Queen Elizabeth sends message to Britain during Covid-19 crisis

Apr 5th 2020, 8:18 PM 54,816 Views 72 Comments

The Queen made the address this evening.

Boris Johnson unveils ‘most radical Queen’s Speech in a generation'
# Brexit
# Brexit

Boris Johnson unveils ‘most radical Queen’s Speech in a generation'

Dec 19th 2019, 12:10 PM 29,383 Views 26 Comments

Of the 25 Bills detailed in Johnson’s second Queen’s Speech in less than three months, seven are devoted to Brexit.

Royal expert dismisses claims the Queen has died as 'vicious rumours'
# Not Amused
# Not Amused

Royal expert dismisses claims the Queen has died as 'vicious rumours'

Dec 2nd 2019, 8:42 AM 237,631 Views 63 Comments

News of the British monarch’s demise circulated on social media last night.

Queen Elizabeth's portrait back on display in Stormont House
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

Queen Elizabeth's portrait back on display in Stormont House

Aug 29th 2019, 8:14 PM 19,401 Views 35 Comments

The portrait was removed last month.

There's a gas theory circulating that the Queen threw some serious shade at Donald Trump
# Fifty Shades Of Troll
From The Daily Edge
# Fifty Shades Of Troll

There's a gas theory circulating that the Queen threw some serious shade at Donald Trump

Jul 17th 2018, 7:00 PM 33,716 Views 0 Comments

The tea is piping hot.

After tea with Queen Elizabeth, Trump flies to Scotland for some golf
# Royal Treatment
# Royal Treatment

After tea with Queen Elizabeth, Trump flies to Scotland for some golf

Jul 14th 2018, 7:54 AM 22,729 Views 50 Comments

Trump is staying at one of his luxury golf resorts in Turnberry.

Eamonn Holmes awarded OBE by British queen in New Year's honour list
# Winner Winner
# Winner Winner

Eamonn Holmes awarded OBE by British queen in New Year's honour list

Dec 30th 2017, 2:40 PM 17,714 Views 44 Comments

He was one of over 1,100 people who received recognition by the British monarch.

It looks like Donald Trump will get his banquet with Queen Elizabeth II after all
# State Visit
# State Visit

It looks like Donald Trump will get his banquet with Queen Elizabeth II after all

Jul 11th 2017, 12:37 PM 12,481 Views 26 Comments

There had been doubts over a State visit to the UK but it now looks like it will happen next year.

Man uses 'strange' loophole to get invite to Buckingham Palace garden party
# Royal Family
# Royal Family

Man uses 'strange' loophole to get invite to Buckingham Palace garden party

May 27th 2017, 6:00 PM 58,996 Views 33 Comments

Good news if you’re from New Zealand and would like to meet Queen Elizabeth.

Queen Elizabeth visits victims of 'very wicked' Manchester attack
# Manchester Attack
# Manchester Attack

Queen Elizabeth visits victims of 'very wicked' Manchester attack

May 25th 2017, 6:15 PM 19,795 Views 34 Comments

“It’s dreadful. Very wicked, to target that sort of thing.”

David Beckham emails exposed by hackers who 'demanded £1m'
# Controversy
# Controversy

David Beckham emails exposed by hackers who 'demanded £1m'

Feb 6th 2017, 12:31 PM 36,363 Views 24 Comments

Beckham’s spokesperson said that the emails had been hacked and doctored.

Here's why the British royal family doesn't use a surname
# MOUNTBATTEN WINDSOR
# MOUNTBATTEN WINDSOR

Here's why the British royal family doesn't use a surname

Jan 14th 2017, 5:30 PM 92,106 Views 90 Comments

Before 1917, the family had no last name at all.

'Bloody hell Your Majesty, I nearly shot you' - Britain's queen was almost killed by her guardsman
# Heavy Lies The Crown
# Heavy Lies The Crown

'Bloody hell Your Majesty, I nearly shot you' - Britain's queen was almost killed by her guardsman

Jan 6th 2017, 1:09 PM 55,315 Views 66 Comments

“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 to miss Christmas church service for first time in nearly 30 years
# No Show
# No Show

Queen Elizabeth to miss Christmas church service for first time in nearly 30 years

Dec 25th 2016, 10:35 AM 26,428 Views 43 Comments

The UK’s monarch is suffering from a cold.

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