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#Queen Elizabeth II

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Thursday 29 August, 2019

Queen Elizabeth's portrait back on display in Stormont House

The portrait was removed last month.

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Tuesday 17 July, 2018

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

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Saturday 14 July, 2018

After tea with Queen Elizabeth, Trump flies to Scotland for some golf Royal Treatment This post contains videos

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

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

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Saturday 30 December, 2017

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

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

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Tuesday 11 July, 2017

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

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

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Saturday 27 May, 2017

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.

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Thursday 25 May, 2017

Queen Elizabeth visits victims of 'very wicked' Manchester attack

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

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Monday 6 February, 2017

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

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

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Saturday 14 January, 2017

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

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

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Friday 6 January, 2017

'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-ii - Sunday 25 December, 2016

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

The UK’s monarch is suffering from a cold.

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Tuesday 28 June, 2016

'I'm still alive anyway' jokes Queen Elizabeth on visit to Northern Ireland

The queen also told Martin McGuinness she had been kept very busy celebrating her two birthdays.

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Friday 20 May, 2016

Man who scaled Buckingham Palace walls was a convicted murderer

Dennis Hennessy was out on licence when he breached the palace walls on Wednesday.

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Tuesday 8 September, 2015

QUIZ: How well do you know the Queen?

Ah Liz, sure I know her well.

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Tuesday 31 March, 2015

'A major distraction': It looks like there'll be no Royals at the 1916 centenary

A junior minister pretty much confirmed it won’t be happening last night.

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Monday 30 March, 2015

"Active abstentionists" - Adams rubbishes talk of Sinn Féin sitting in Westminster

The UK’s general election campaign officially began today.

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Monday 5 January, 2015

'No record' of meeting between Queen and alleged sex abuse victim

In a second, stronger statement on the issue, the Palace “emphatically denied” Prince Andrew had any form of sexual contact with the woman.

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Tuesday 16 September, 2014

Will Elizabeth II still be Queen of Scots if the 'Yes' vote triumphs?

Separatists say it will be up to the people to decide but there are questions about how secure the monarchy would be after independence.

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Thursday 24 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge The Queen photobombed a selfie with a big grin at the Commonwealth Games Her Majeselfie

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Tuesday 22 July, 2014

From The42 Queen of England's horse fails drug test We Are Not Amused

Queen of England's horse fails drug test

Estimate won the Gold Cup at Royal Ascot in 2013.

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Wednesday 2 July, 2014

From The42 Queen Elizabeth gives hurling the royal seal of approval Lovely Hurling

Queen Elizabeth gives hurling the royal seal of approval

One was rather impressed by the action on Sky Sports recently.

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

This British MP wants to let us join the Commonwealth

Michael Fabricant said the State visits in Ireland and England show that times have moved on and this could be the next step.

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Saturday 12 April, 2014

The new normal: State visit solidifies an Anglo-Irish relationship that has changed utterly

The sight of Martin McGuinness raising his glass in a toast to the Queen of England would have astonished many and appalled some not so long ago. But not now, in 2014, when Ireland and Britain are, it seems, the best of friends.

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Thursday 10 April, 2014

Take Two: The Queen and Martin McGuinness shake hands at Windsor

It’s the second time they’ve shaken hands — and therefore implicitly less historic this time around. Still though…

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Monday 7 April, 2014

From The Daily Edge The British Monarchy are tweeting in Irish for the President's visit State Visit

The 9 at 9: Monday

It’s the beginning of a new week – and here’s everything you need to know before 9am.

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Saturday 5 April, 2014

Hello ma'am: Martin McGuinness accepts invitation to dine with the Queen

Sinn Féin leader Gerry Adams confirmed this evening that McGuinness is to accept the invitation as part of the “new and positive relationship between Ireland and Britain”.

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Tuesday 18 February, 2014

From The Daily Edge Helen Mirren gives the Queen a right telling off* in this brilliant snap Royal Telling Off

Helen Mirren gives the Queen a right telling off* in this brilliant snap

*Well, sort of: It certainly looks like she does anyway.

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Tuesday 4 February, 2014

Queen Elizabeth to meet Pope Francis at the Vatican

Queen Elizabeth will meet with the Pontiff on 3 April, Buckingham Palace announced today.

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Monday 18 November, 2013

Broad welcome for President Higgins's planned trip to Britain

Presidents have visited Britain many times in the past – Mary Robinson had tea with Queen Elizabeth in Buckingham Palace – but this will be the first official state visit.

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Sunday 17 November, 2013

President Higgins accepts invitation from Queen Elizabeth II to visit the UK

President Higgins said he is “very pleased” with the invite from the Queen of England.

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Sunday 8 September, 2013

Police asked Prince Andrew to identify himself as he walked in palace gardens

The Duke of York, the third child of Queen Elizabeth II, was approached by two armed officers as he took an evening stroll in Buckingham Palace during the week.

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Saturday 7 September, 2013

Two arrested after man 'climbs fence' at Buckingham Palace

Neither Queen Elizabeth nor any of the Royal family were in the palace at the time.

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Monday 22 July, 2013

Third in line: Here's the new line of succession to the British throne

Prince William’s baby son follows him in the order, overtaking William’s younger brother Prince Harry at third in line to the throne.

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Saturday 13 July, 2013

The world's media is waiting outside a London hospital for the Royal baby

A rumour that the Duchess of Cambridge had gone into labour on Thursday spread like wildfire on Twitter and reportedly caused Prime Minister David Cameron’s office to call Buckingham Palace to check on it.

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Thursday 20 June, 2013

From The42 Look how happy the Queen was when her horse won today Winning This post contains videos

Look how happy the Queen was when her horse won today

One simply cannot believe it!

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Wednesday 19 June, 2013

Girl Guides in Britain scrap oath to God (but keep the queen)

From September, girl guides will pledge to “be true to myself and develop my beliefs” rather than “to love my God”.

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Wednesday 5 June, 2013

And the 'Top Jock' award goes to... the Australian DJ in tragic Kate prank

Michael Christian and Mel Greig made the hoax call to the London hospital pretending to be the Queen and Prince Charles.

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Sunday 2 June, 2013

60 years ago today Queen Elizabeth II was crowned

The 87-year-old took the throne on 6 February 1952 upon the death of her father King George VI.

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Monday 15 April, 2013

Queen Elizabeth gave a nice bottle of whiskey to Enda Kenny in 2011

Find out what presents Enda Kenny has received since taking office… including a €5k famine painting from Michael Flatley.

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