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#The Queen

# the-queen - Friday 17 April, 2020

Debunked: No, Queen Elizabeth's coronavirus speech was not recorded on 5 March
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Debunked: No, Queen Elizabeth's coronavirus speech was not recorded on 5 March

Apr 17th 2020, 10:24 AM 361 Views 0 Comments

A post on Facebook claiming that Queen Elizabeth’s speech regarding the coronavirus outbreak is untrue.

# the-queen - Saturday 4 April, 2020

Debunked: No, Queen Elizabeth has not been diagnosed with coronavirus
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

Debunked: No, Queen Elizabeth has not been diagnosed with coronavirus

Apr 4th 2020, 1:31 PM 94 Views 0 Comments

A post on Instagram claiming that Queen Elizabeth has coronavirus is untrue.

# the-queen - Monday 2 December, 2019

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 237,014 Views 63 Comments

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

# the-queen - Tuesday 23 April, 2019

Donald Trump to get Buckingham Palace banquet as UK state visit is confirmed
# Special Relationship
# Special Relationship

Donald Trump to get Buckingham Palace banquet as UK state visit is confirmed

Apr 23rd 2019, 12:53 PM 17,673 Views 74 Comments

The state visit is to take place in June.

# the-queen - Thursday 7 March, 2019

The Queen has posted to Instagram for the first time
# Insta Famous
# Insta Famous

The Queen has posted to Instagram for the first time

Mar 7th 2019, 9:47 PM 47,596 Views 43 Comments

And it’s about…. science. Kind of.

# the-queen - Sunday 3 February, 2019

Plans afoot to evacuate Queen from London if Brexit causes disorder - reports
# Get Out
# Get Out

Plans afoot to evacuate Queen from London if Brexit causes disorder - reports

Feb 3rd 2019, 9:46 AM 37,482 Views 46 Comments

The Sunday Times reports that the evacuation plans are repurposed from similar plans that were in existence from the Cold War.

# the-queen - Saturday 15 September, 2018

Tony Blair used lines from film The Queen in his autobiography, scriptwriter claims
# Sounds Familiar
# Sounds Familiar

Tony Blair used lines from film The Queen in his autobiography, scriptwriter claims

Sep 15th 2018, 12:29 PM 10,774 Views 21 Comments

Bafta-winning screenwriter Peter Morgan said lines from Blair’s autobiography closely resemble lines from the film.

# the-queen - Sunday 15 July, 2018

Donald Trump says Queen Elizabeth told him that Brexit 'is a very complex problem'
# Breaking Protocol
# Breaking Protocol

Donald Trump says Queen Elizabeth told him that Brexit 'is a very complex problem'

Jul 15th 2018, 8:36 AM 29,185 Views 67 Comments

Trump made the comments in an interview with Piers Morgan.

# the-queen - Saturday 14 July, 2018

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 22,706 Views 50 Comments

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

# the-queen - Wednesday 15 November, 2017

9 reasons to appreciate X Factor's Mary Byrne
# The Queen
From The Daily Edge
# The Queen

9 reasons to appreciate X Factor's Mary Byrne

Nov 15th 2017, 9:00 PM 7,956 Views 1 Comment

It has been 7 years since we first met Mary on the show.

# the-queen - Wednesday 9 August, 2017

Brian McFadden shared an old photo of Westlife meeting the Queen with the most cutting caption
# Party Like It's 1999
From The Daily Edge
# Party Like It's 1999

Brian McFadden shared an old photo of Westlife meeting the Queen with the most cutting caption

Aug 9th 2017, 10:49 AM 9,934 Views 0 Comments

And self-deprecating, too.

# the-queen - Tuesday 11 July, 2017

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 12,438 Views 26 Comments

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

# the-queen - Monday 24 April, 2017

Rihanna has Photoshopped the Queen's head onto some of her most iconic looks and it's causing waves
# Kween
From The Daily Edge
# Kween

Rihanna has Photoshopped the Queen's head onto some of her most iconic looks and it's causing waves

Apr 24th 2017, 8:51 AM 5,967 Views 4 Comments

Instagram is lighting up.

# the-queen - Tuesday 10 January, 2017

McGuinness resignation: The latest chapter in a remarkable political career
# Cash For Ash
# Cash For Ash

McGuinness resignation: The latest chapter in a remarkable political career

Jan 10th 2017, 12:05 AM 22,623 Views 60 Comments

Martin McGuinness’s career to date has seen some surprising twists.

# the-queen - Sunday 25 December, 2016

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 26,389 Views 45 Comments

The UK’s monarch is suffering from a cold.

# the-queen - Friday 20 May, 2016

Man who scaled Buckingham Palace walls was a convicted murderer
# Security Breach
# Security Breach

Man who scaled Buckingham Palace walls was a convicted murderer

May 20th 2016, 2:12 PM 19,888 Views 26 Comments

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

# the-queen - Thursday 3 March, 2016

The internet is obsessed with this cat who constantly puts her paws in the air
# The Queen
From The Daily Edge
# The Queen

The internet is obsessed with this cat who constantly puts her paws in the air

Mar 3rd 2016, 7:31 AM 4,520 Views 0 Comments

Like she just don’t care.

# the-queen - Wednesday 16 December, 2015

'I've never tried to pull the wool over people’s eyes about my history'
# The Past
# The Past

'I've never tried to pull the wool over people’s eyes about my history'

Dec 16th 2015, 10:00 AM 23,119 Views 121 Comments

Martin McGuinness insists he would never compare himself to Nelson Mandela.

# the-queen - Wednesday 25 November, 2015

The Queen of England is turning 90 soon, and she's just sold out her birthday party
# Party On Liz
# Party On Liz

The Queen of England is turning 90 soon, and she's just sold out her birthday party

Nov 25th 2015, 6:07 AM 17,595 Views 55 Comments

Buckingham Palace has sold 25,000 tickets to the gala celebration which takes place next year. They don’t come cheap…

# the-queen - Tuesday 8 September, 2015

QUIZ: How well do you know the Queen?
# Game Of Thrones
# Game Of Thrones

QUIZ: How well do you know the Queen?

Sep 8th 2015, 11:40 PM 31,272 Views 130 Comments

Ah Liz, sure I know her well.

# the-queen - Thursday 25 June, 2015

She's at it again: The Queen looks like she's made up her mind on the UK leaving the EU
# Royal Intervention
# Royal Intervention

She's at it again: The Queen looks like she's made up her mind on the UK leaving the EU

Jun 25th 2015, 8:34 AM 39,553 Views 105 Comments

One is not amused.

# the-queen - Monday 23 March, 2015

The Queen is set to lose this Barbadian paradise from her vast realm
# Run This Town
# Run This Town

The Queen is set to lose this Barbadian paradise from her vast realm

Mar 23rd 2015, 4:30 PM 26,434 Views 61 Comments

The PM of Barbados says leaders ‘should only be able to stay as long as you want them to stay’

# the-queen - Monday 2 March, 2015

You'll see a familiar (but older) face on UK coins from now on
# Royally Minted
# Royally Minted

You'll see a familiar (but older) face on UK coins from now on

Mar 2nd 2015, 6:05 PM 8,581 Views 22 Comments

A new portrait of The Queen is adorn sterling coinage.

# the-queen - Sunday 9 November, 2014

Irish ambassador takes part in Cenotaph wreath-laying for first time in almost 70 years
# In Pictures
# In Pictures

Irish ambassador takes part in Cenotaph wreath-laying for first time in almost 70 years

Nov 9th 2014, 2:22 PM 14,737 Views 132 Comments

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.

# the-queen - Sunday 7 September, 2014

Poll: Are you in favour of Scottish independence?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Are you in favour of Scottish independence?

Sep 7th 2014, 9:17 AM 23,948 Views 162 Comments

Sure — technically it’s not our battle… But let’s all have a heated debate anyway.

# the-queen - Thursday 24 July, 2014

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

The Queen photobombed a selfie with a big grin at the Commonwealth Games

Jul 24th 2014, 1:45 PM 31,222 Views 50 Comments

From behind a fence. #sneaky

# the-queen - Wednesday 23 July, 2014

The BBC ticker accidentally made some shocking claims about The Queen
# Her Royal High-ness
From The Daily Edge
# Her Royal High-ness

The BBC ticker accidentally made some shocking claims about The Queen

Jul 23rd 2014, 10:21 AM 6,351 Views 1 Comment

Her Majesty did what?

# the-queen - Saturday 19 July, 2014

Listen to the Queen's guards playing the Game of Thrones theme tune
# Queen Of Thrones
From The Daily Edge
# Queen Of Thrones

Listen to the Queen's guards playing the Game of Thrones theme tune

Jul 19th 2014, 1:45 PM 2,293 Views 1 Comment

Just casually. No big deal.

# the-queen - Tuesday 24 June, 2014

'A very nice meeting' - Martin McGuinness had a private audience with the Queen last night
# A Very Pleasant Woman
# A Very Pleasant Woman

'A very nice meeting' - Martin McGuinness had a private audience with the Queen last night

Jun 24th 2014, 11:04 AM 8,829 Views 79 Comments

And it all went swimmingly…

# the-queen - Friday 20 June, 2014

Queen Elizabeth to visit Game of Thrones set during Northern Ireland trip
# Royal Visit
From The Daily Edge
# Royal Visit

Queen Elizabeth to visit Game of Thrones set during Northern Ireland trip

Jun 20th 2014, 3:45 PM 1,311 Views 2 Comments

Royalty is coming.

# the-queen - Tuesday 6 May, 2014

Irish primary school students asked to identify President Higgins, hilarity ensues
# Godlike
From The Daily Edge
# Godlike

Irish primary school students asked to identify President Higgins, hilarity ensues

May 6th 2014, 12:33 PM 8,108 Views 0 Comments

“Is he God or something?”

# the-queen - Sunday 20 April, 2014

No royal family this year, but here's what's happening at today's Easter Rising commemorations...
# Come On Up...
# Come On Up...

No royal family this year, but here's what's happening at today's Easter Rising commemorations...

Apr 20th 2014, 8:45 AM 11,382 Views 54 Comments

The President will lead this morning’s 98th anniversary event, which concludes with an Air Corps fly past.

# the-queen - Friday 11 April, 2014

Here's what President Higgins and the Queen were REALLY thinking during the State Visit
# Gin
From The Daily Edge
# Gin

Here's what President Higgins and the Queen were REALLY thinking during the State Visit

Apr 11th 2014, 8:57 AM 11,347 Views 8 Comments

David Cameron was thrown into Slytherin.

# the-queen - Thursday 10 April, 2014

Caption competition: What's John Major saying to Enda, as they lurk on the Albert Hall balcony?
# Premier Seating
# Premier Seating

Caption competition: What's John Major saying to Enda, as they lurk on the Albert Hall balcony?

Apr 10th 2014, 9:51 PM 12,231 Views 106 Comments

‘Nice view’ … ‘Thanks, I had my hair done specially’.

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

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

Apr 10th 2014, 8:31 PM 17,304 Views 88 Comments

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
# Day Trip
# Day Trip

Don't worry, Michael D's not lost... The State visit party was SUPPOSED to end up on a farm

Apr 10th 2014, 2:05 PM 13,797 Views 16 Comments

‘Her Majesty said it was around here somewhere…’

# the-queen - Tuesday 8 April, 2014

What's on the menu at this evening's state banquet?
# Posh Nosh
# Posh Nosh

What's on the menu at this evening's state banquet?

Apr 8th 2014, 7:58 PM 45,382 Views 141 Comments

Here’s what President Higgins, the Queen, Terry Wogan, and other assembled guests of lesser importance will be tucking into…

Here's what the President is up to on day one of his State visit to the UK
# History In The Making
# History In The Making

Here's what the President is up to on day one of his State visit to the UK

Apr 8th 2014, 6:30 AM 10,071 Views 38 Comments

A meeting with the Queen, an address to both houses of Parliament, and a State banquet among other things…

# the-queen - Monday 7 April, 2014

The President is off to the UK later today and here's what he'll be getting up to
# State Visit
# State Visit

The President is off to the UK later today and here's what he'll be getting up to

Apr 7th 2014, 6:45 AM 10,305 Views 29 Comments

Michael D Higgins begins a historic State visit tomorrow but departs for the UK later today.

# the-queen - Sunday 6 April, 2014

McGuinness: I know this decision involves challenges for Irish republicans
# State Visit
# State Visit

McGuinness: I know this decision involves challenges for Irish republicans

Apr 6th 2014, 7:53 PM 19,551 Views 231 Comments

McGuinness has been questioned on his decision to attend a banquet with Queen Elizabeth II at Windsor Castle this week.

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