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# The Queen

Last year
British queen died of 'old age' three hours before announcement, death certificate reveals
The queen was laid to rest on 19 September, following a reign of 70 years.
The Queen and Us: An historic visit and the complicated relationship between Britain and Ireland
Ireland is more exposed to the Britain’s relationship with its monarchy than any other nation.
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’
Queen Elizabeth to become first British monarch to reign for 70 years this weekend
The UK’s Head of State is the longest-reigning monarch in the country’s history.
All time
Debunked: No, Queen Elizabeth's coronavirus speech was not recorded on 5 March
A post on Facebook claiming that Queen Elizabeth’s speech regarding the coronavirus outbreak is untrue.
Debunked: No, Queen Elizabeth has not been diagnosed with coronavirus
A post on Instagram claiming that Queen Elizabeth has coronavirus is untrue.
Royal expert dismisses claims the Queen has died as 'vicious rumours'
News of the British monarch’s demise circulated on social media last night.
Donald Trump to get Buckingham Palace banquet as UK state visit is confirmed
The state visit is to take place in June.
The Queen has posted to Instagram for the first time
And it’s about…. science. Kind of.
Plans afoot to evacuate Queen from London if Brexit causes disorder - reports
The Sunday Times reports that the evacuation plans are repurposed from similar plans that were in existence from the Cold War.
Tony Blair used lines from film The Queen in his autobiography, scriptwriter claims
Bafta-winning screenwriter Peter Morgan said lines from Blair’s autobiography closely resemble lines from the film.
Donald Trump says Queen Elizabeth told him that Brexit 'is a very complex problem'
Trump made the comments in an interview with Piers Morgan.
After tea with Queen Elizabeth, Trump flies to Scotland for some golf
Trump is staying at one of his luxury golf resorts in Turnberry.
9 reasons to appreciate X Factor's Mary Byrne
It has been 7 years since we first met Mary on the show.
Brian McFadden shared an old photo of Westlife meeting the Queen with the most cutting caption
And self-deprecating, too.
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.
Rihanna has Photoshopped the Queen's head onto some of her most iconic looks and it's causing waves
Instagram is lighting up.
McGuinness resignation: The latest chapter in a remarkable political career
Martin McGuinness’s career to date has seen some surprising twists.
Queen Elizabeth to miss Christmas church service for first time in nearly 30 years
The UK’s monarch is suffering from a cold.
Man who scaled Buckingham Palace walls was a convicted murderer
Dennis Hennessy was out on licence when he breached the palace walls on Wednesday.
The internet is obsessed with this cat who constantly puts her paws in the air
Like she just don’t care.
'I've never tried to pull the wool over people’s eyes about my history'
Martin McGuinness insists he would never compare himself to Nelson Mandela.
The Queen of England is turning 90 soon, and she's just sold out her birthday party
Buckingham Palace has sold 25,000 tickets to the gala celebration which takes place next year. They don’t come cheap…
QUIZ: How well do you know the Queen?
Ah Liz, sure I know her well.
She's at it again: The Queen looks like she's made up her mind on the UK leaving the EU
One is not amused.
The Queen is set to lose this Barbadian paradise from her vast realm
The PM of Barbados says leaders ‘should only be able to stay as long as you want them to stay’
You'll see a familiar (but older) face on UK coins from now on
A new portrait of The Queen is adorn sterling coinage.
Irish ambassador takes part in Cenotaph wreath-laying for first time in almost 70 years
The ambassador was invited to take part to mark “the immense contribution and shared sacrifice” of Irish people who served in Britain’s armed forces.
Poll: Are you in favour of Scottish independence?
Sure — technically it’s not our battle… But let’s all have a heated debate anyway.
The Queen photobombed a selfie with a big grin at the Commonwealth Games
From behind a fence. #sneaky
The BBC ticker accidentally made some shocking claims about The Queen
Her Majesty did what?
Listen to the Queen's guards playing the Game of Thrones theme tune
Just casually. No big deal.
'A very nice meeting' - Martin McGuinness had a private audience with the Queen last night
And it all went swimmingly…
Queen Elizabeth to visit Game of Thrones set during Northern Ireland trip
Royalty is coming.
Irish primary school students asked to identify President Higgins, hilarity ensues
“Is he God or something?”
No royal family this year, but here's what's happening at today's Easter Rising commemorations...
The President will lead this morning’s 98th anniversary event, which concludes with an Air Corps fly past.
Here's what President Higgins and the Queen were REALLY thinking during the State Visit
David Cameron was thrown into Slytherin.
Caption competition: What's John Major saying to Enda, as they lurk on the Albert Hall balcony?
‘Nice view’ … ‘Thanks, I had my hair done specially’.
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…
Don't worry, Michael D's not lost... The State visit party was SUPPOSED to end up on a farm
‘Her Majesty said it was around here somewhere…’