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#Queen Elizabeth II

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Wednesday 18 May, 2011

What the international media is saying about the Queen's visit
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What the international media is saying about the Queen's visit

May 18th 2011, 6:10 PM 2,389 Views 0 Comments

The first 24 hours of the royal tour have seen a flood of more than 5,000 reports in newspapers around the world. We take a look at how the visit went down globally.

In pictures: Queen Elizabeth visits Croker
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In pictures: Queen Elizabeth visits Croker

May 18th 2011, 4:48 PM 439 Views 0 Comments

The British monarch made a poignant visit to Jones’ Rd this afternoon where she met intercounty players, toured the grounds and walked out on the famous sod.

Hallowed ground: Queen Elizabeth II visits Croke Park on historic day for GAA
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From The42
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Hallowed ground: Queen Elizabeth II visits Croke Park on historic day for GAA

May 18th 2011, 4:05 PM 2,299 Views 0 Comments

Royal party learn about the history and culture of the GAA during 50-minute visit to Headquarters.

Duking it out, part deux: Who wants to stop for a Guinness?
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From The Daily Edge
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Duking it out, part deux: Who wants to stop for a Guinness?

May 18th 2011, 12:55 PM 2,415 Views 0 Comments

One really has a goo on one, doesn’t one, Prince Philip?

Duking it out: Our tips for gaffe-prone Prince Philip on his way around Ireland
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From The Daily Edge
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Duking it out: Our tips for gaffe-prone Prince Philip on his way around Ireland

May 18th 2011, 12:39 PM 3,342 Views 0 Comments

The Queen’s consort verged on creating another of his trademark foot-in-mouth moments at the Guinness Storehouse this morning so TheJournal.ie has come up with an etiquette checklist for the Duke of Edinburgh.

Poll: Should the Queen apologise?
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# Your Say

Poll: Should the Queen apologise?

May 18th 2011, 9:42 AM 6,891 Views 0 Comments

The Queen will make the only speech of her Irish visit this evening. Do you think the word ‘sorry’ needs to feature in it?

Queen Elizabeth begins second day of state visit
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# Queen's Visit

Queen Elizabeth begins second day of state visit

May 18th 2011, 7:40 AM 1,089 Views 0 Comments

Britain’s Queen Elizabeth will visit the Guinness Storehouse, the Irish War Memorial Garden at Islandbridge, Croke Park, and attend a banquet in Dublin Castle later today – where she will be joined by David Cameron.

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Tuesday 17 May, 2011

The Queen's meet-and-tweet: How YOU viewed today's visit
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From The Daily Edge
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The Queen's meet-and-tweet: How YOU viewed today's visit

May 17th 2011, 7:06 PM 2,618 Views 0 Comments

The conduct of those inside and outside the security cordons in Dublin today comes under scrutiny from Twitter.

Bombs scares and controlled explosion herald the Queen's historic visit to Ireland
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# Royal Visit

Bombs scares and controlled explosion herald the Queen's historic visit to Ireland

May 17th 2011, 8:36 AM 1,751 Views 0 Comments

It’s all systems go for Queen Elizabeth II’s first ever trip to the Republic. Enda Kenny says he hopes protesters don’t embarass the country as the eyes of the world’s media turn on Ireland.

The Morning Score: Tuesday
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The Morning Score: Tuesday

May 17th 2011, 8:00 AM 85 Views 0 Comments

Get ahead of the game with your early fix of the day’s sports news.

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Monday 16 May, 2011

Gerry Adams suggests alternative celebration for Queen’s visit: a celebration of republicanism
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# Royal Visit

Gerry Adams suggests alternative celebration for Queen’s visit: a celebration of republicanism

May 16th 2011, 6:59 PM 4,286 Views 55 Comments

Sinn Féin party leader outlines a range of alternative activities including the release of 1,000 black balloons during the royal visit.

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Saturday 14 May, 2011

Buckingham Palace looking forward to 'incredible' visit of Queen Elizabeth to Ireland
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# Queen's Visit

Buckingham Palace looking forward to 'incredible' visit of Queen Elizabeth to Ireland

May 14th 2011, 6:07 PM 3,345 Views 0 Comments

TheJournal.ie spoke to the Palace this afternoon as preparations for the visit continued with barriers erected along the route the Queen will travel in Dublin and more manholes and sewers sealed in other parts of the country.

Dissident republicans 'attempted to acquire rocket launchers and missiles' ahead of Queen's visit
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# Queen's Visit

Dissident republicans 'attempted to acquire rocket launchers and missiles' ahead of Queen's visit

May 14th 2011, 2:12 PM 2,710 Views 0 Comments

The developments will mean that, controversially, British police protection officers will carry firearms on the streets of Dublin next week, according to The Times newspaper.

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Friday 13 May, 2011

Diversions, shutdowns and traffic restrictions: How the royal visit will affect us
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Diversions, shutdowns and traffic restrictions: How the royal visit will affect us

May 13th 2011, 4:00 PM 4,997 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí announce extent of traffic and parking restrictions, with whole sections of Dublin and Cork cities to be temporarily closed off.

'Taliban Terry' still being held over alleged Obama threats
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# Security Alert

'Taliban Terry' still being held over alleged Obama threats

May 13th 2011, 8:22 AM 1,385 Views 0 Comments

While Islam convert is being held in security operation around US presidential visit, file going to the DPP on another man suspected of photographing Garden of Remembrance ‘with intent’.

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Tuesday 10 May, 2011

Don't call me princess: Fáilte Ireland makes Queen gaffe
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Don't call me princess: Fáilte Ireland makes Queen gaffe

May 10th 2011, 11:09 AM 3,344 Views 4 Comments

So our national tourism board got the British royal etiquette wrong – but how easy is it to know how to greet a monarch? We look at international royal meet ‘n’ greet customs.

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Sunday 8 May, 2011

Security concerns over threat from dissident republicans during Queen's visit
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# Queen's Visit

Security concerns over threat from dissident republicans during Queen's visit

May 8th 2011, 12:05 PM 1,968 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí have criticised the itinerary for the Queen’s four-day visit to Ireland later this month.

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Thursday 5 May, 2011

The YouTube top 10: because we're on the bench again
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The YouTube top 10: because we're on the bench again

May 5th 2011, 2:29 PM 323 Views 0 Comments

If it’s Thursday – it must be the round-up of the week’s best videos. It is Thursday, right?

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Monday 25 April, 2011

Fairyhouse scrambles to cover up anti-royal slogan burnt into turf
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# Royal Visit

Fairyhouse scrambles to cover up anti-royal slogan burnt into turf

Apr 25th 2011, 11:39 AM 2,615 Views 0 Comments

Grand National preparations are disrupted after a slogan protesting the Queen’s visit is burnt into turf at the finishing post.

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Saturday 23 April, 2011

Guest list confirmed and seating plan for royal wedding revealed
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# Where Am I Sitting?

Guest list confirmed and seating plan for royal wedding revealed

Apr 23rd 2011, 5:21 PM 4,113 Views 0 Comments

Guests include the crown prince of Bahrain, Mr Bean, the Beckhams and Elton John but not Nicolas Sarkozy nor Barack Obama.

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Thursday 7 April, 2011

Queen Elizabeth to visit Croke Park, GAA confirm
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From The42
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Queen Elizabeth to visit Croke Park, GAA confirm

Apr 7th 2011, 5:29 PM 230 Views 0 Comments

Association officials expect the decision to be welcomed by its members, they insist.

Queen's three-day visit confirmed for May 17
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Queen's three-day visit confirmed for May 17

Apr 7th 2011, 5:27 PM 1,844 Views 0 Comments

The British Embassy and Áras an Úachtaráin confirm a programme of events including visits to Croke Park and the Guinness Storehouse, as well as stops in Cashel and Cork.

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Monday 4 April, 2011

Pick-axe attack on runway may have been bid to scupper Queen
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Pick-axe attack on runway may have been bid to scupper Queen

Apr 4th 2011, 8:58 PM 2,776 Views 26 Comments

The weekend attack on the runway at Casement Aerodrome could have been a plan to stop Queen Elizabeth from coming.

Queen's visit set for May 17 as Garda holidays cancelled
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# Visits

Queen's visit set for May 17 as Garda holidays cancelled

Apr 4th 2011, 2:23 PM 2,376 Views 0 Comments

All leave is cancelled between May 16 and 25 – as officers are told to expect the Queen’s visit between May 17 and 19.

Poll: Would you welcome the Queen's visit to Croke Park?
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# Your Say

Poll: Would you welcome the Queen's visit to Croke Park?

Apr 4th 2011, 8:55 AM 8,959 Views 0 Comments

Reports at the weekend suggest that the Queen plans to visit Croke Pk in May. What do you think?

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Friday 1 April, 2011

The Daily Fix: April Fool's Day
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The Daily Fix: April Fool's Day

Apr 1st 2011, 8:03 PM 3,866 Views 0 Comments

TheJournal.ie’s daily guide to what’s been going on for the last 24 hours: credit ratings, Cork visits and Kerry presidents?

British Queen Elizabeth "coming to Cork"
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British Queen Elizabeth "coming to Cork"

Apr 1st 2011, 3:46 PM 2,501 Views 0 Comments

Lord Mayor of Cork is “confident” that his invitation will see her heading to the city on May 20.

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Friday 25 March, 2011

Frocks and, er, socks: Queen Elizabeth II dresses to go on show here
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# Frocks And Socks

Frocks and, er, socks: Queen Elizabeth II dresses to go on show here

Mar 25th 2011, 2:18 PM 1,612 Views 0 Comments

British ambassador will exhibit QEII evening gowns in his Dublin home – alongside the work of some UK designers.

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Tuesday 22 March, 2011

Tindall chooses rugby over royal honeymoon
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From The42
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Tindall chooses rugby over royal honeymoon

Mar 22nd 2011, 3:31 PM 412 Views 0 Comments

The England centre has declared himself available for a World Cup warm-up match just days after his wedding.

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Tuesday 15 March, 2011

Fairview pub may be forced to remove ‘Queen is barred’ banner
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Fairview pub may be forced to remove ‘Queen is barred’ banner

Mar 15th 2011, 8:34 AM 4,925 Views 12 Comments

John Stokes – father of Celtic player Anthony – may be forced to scrap the banner in order to retain his pub’s licence.

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Saturday 5 March, 2011

Poll: Is it time that the Queen visited Ireland?
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# Your Say

Poll: Is it time that the Queen visited Ireland?

Mar 5th 2011, 10:06 AM 5,303 Views 0 Comments

The British monarch is coming to Ireland, possibly as early as May of this year. Are you bothered?

Queen's visit is 'premature' and will cause offence, says Adams
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Queen's visit is 'premature' and will cause offence, says Adams

Mar 5th 2011, 9:57 AM 1,498 Views 0 Comments

The Sinn Féin president says the ongoing partition of Ireland means the visit of Queen Elizabeth to the Republic is ill-timed.

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Saturday 16 October, 2010

Queen cancels staff Christmas party
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Queen cancels staff Christmas party

Oct 16th 2010, 4:07 PM 338 Views 0 Comments

Staff party cancelled because of “current economic climate”

# queen-elizabeth-ii - Thursday 22 July, 2010

Griffin denied entry to Buckingham Palace garden party
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# British Politics

Griffin denied entry to Buckingham Palace garden party

Jul 22nd 2010, 3:44 PM 169 Views 0 Comments

The BNP leader was turned away after officials said he was using his invitation for party ‘political means’.