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#queen victoria

# queen-victoria - Tuesday 6 February, 2018

Calls for Prince Albert statue to be removed from grounds of Leinster House

The petitioner is seeking its removal based on the fact that it represents British rule over Ireland.

# queen-victoria - Monday 2 October, 2017

From The Daily Edge British viewers were shocked by the portrayal of the Famine in last night's episode of Victoria Victoria

British viewers were shocked by the portrayal of the Famine in last night's episode of Victoria

“I wasn’t taught these things, but it’s important history not to be forgotten.”

# queen-victoria - Friday 30 June, 2017

'I was disgusted': Complaints over 'Vulgar Victoria' posters placed around Cork

The Cork Street Names Campaign objects to the use of street names that stem from British colonialism.

# queen-victoria - Thursday 10 December, 2015

The curious tale of the Westmeath family and Queen Victoria's salad bowl

After Ms Carroll returned to Ireland, the bowl was regularly used for salads at her home.

# queen-victoria - Friday 10 April, 2015

Queen Victoria wrote this book when she was 10 years old

Warning: This post contains spoilers.

# queen-victoria - Friday 23 January, 2015

The Queen is now the world's oldest monarch

This comes after the death of King Abdullah of Saudi Arabia.

# queen-victoria - Saturday 28 July, 2012

Could Molly be the next to emigrate?

Molly Malone could be following thousands of her fellow citizens to Australia shortly.

# queen-victoria - Tuesday 15 March, 2011

Diaries reveal depth of friendship between Queen Victoria and her Indian teacher

Queen Victoria and Abdul Karim, a Muslim Indian, developed an intense friendship in the years before her death, newly-discovered diaries reveal.