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Breaking News: The Queen attends State Opening of Parliament with Prince Charles after Prince Philip is hospitalised

Breaking News: The Queen attends State Opening of Parliament with Prince Charles after Prince Philip is hospitalised

Queen Elizabeth II, Royality
Breaking News: The Queen attends State Opening of Parliament with Prince Charles after Prince Philip is hospitalised The Duke of Edinburgh, 96, is in hospital receiving treatment for an infection The Queen was joined by her eldest son Prince Charles as she attended a 'dressed down' State Opening of Parliament on Wednesday morning. Her husband Prince Philip was due to accompany her, but the Duke of Edinburgh, 96, was admitted to hospital the night before to receive treatment for an infection. Shortly after 11 o'clock, the Queen was seen leaving Buckingham Palace with her son Charles. In a break with tradition, Her Majesty opted for an elegant floral day dress and a matching hat, shunning the traditional Robe of State and the glittering Imperial State Crown. She and Charles also t...
Congratulation to Queen Elizabeth

Congratulation to Queen Elizabeth

Queen Elizabeth II, Royality
Guernsey announce outdoor concerts for Queen's birthday Two special outdoor concerts will be held in Guernsey this month, to celebrate the Queen's 91st birthday. The world's "number one" Abba band, Bjorn Again, will be performing, and revellers are being encouraged to dress in 70s and 80s gear. It is happening on 17 and 18 June at Vale Castle, from 7:30pm-9pm. The Head of Marketing and Events for States says the "historical" site is a "stunning" site for a summer concert. We wanted to create an experience to be remembered with an opportunity to enjoy some great music from a world class band playing outdoors on a summers evening. – NIKKI SYMONS, HEAD OF MARKETING & EVENTS It follows the Killer Queen Concerts held last years for Queen Elizabeth's 90th birthday.
Queen Elizabeth II borrows something from Catherine Duchess of Cambridge on Special Occasion at Buckingham Palace

Queen Elizabeth II borrows something from Catherine Duchess of Cambridge on Special Occasion at Buckingham Palace

Queen Elizabeth II, Royality
Queen Elizabeth II Borrows a Look Straight Out of Kate Middleton’s Playbook Look who's borrowing from the Duchess. Earlier today at Buckingham Palace, HRH Queen Elizabeth II stepped out in a baby blue coat and coordinating dress that easily could have been culled from her granddaughter-in-law Kate Middleton’s high-fashion wardrobe. The monarch often sports pastel shades and, for today’s garden party, Her Majesty dressed in the shade from top to bottom, even amping up the monochromatic effect with festive accessories. The Queen donned a tonally coordinated topper and sheath featuring a subtle floral motif for contrast and a ladylike finish. This was given a dose of extra elegance thanks to an aquamarine and diamond brooch, while a bow accent at the waist cleverly drew its inspirat
The Queen was all smiles as she drove herself back home after an enjoyable day at the Royal Windsor

The Queen was all smiles as she drove herself back home after an enjoyable day at the Royal Windsor

Queen Elizabeth II, Royality
Beaming Queen drives herself back home after day at Royal Windsor Horse Show The 91-year-old monarch was photographed in her Range Rover at Windsor The Queen was all smiles as she drove herself back home after an enjoyable day at the Royal Windsor Horse Show. Her Majesty, 91, beamed from ear-to-ear as she was pictured in the driving seat of her Range Rover. The royal, who was a mechanic during the Second World War, has always insisted on taking the wheel when she can and it's clear she still has a fondness for motoring. At Wednesday's event, the Queen had every reason to smile. Her horse Tower Bridge competed in the Cuddy Heavyweight Hunter Class in the Frogmore Arena, finishing second in the competition. The monarch took in the action alongside TV gardener Alan Titchmarsh, who ...
Latest Update: Theresa May has released a statement following the news about Prince Philip

Latest Update: Theresa May has released a statement following the news about Prince Philip

Queen Elizabeth II, Royality
Theresa May has released a statement following the news that Prince Philip will be standing down from his royal duties from autumn this year. Thanking the royal for his many years of service, she said: "On behalf of the whole country, I want to offer our deepest gratitude and good wishes to His Royal Highness the Duke of Edinburgh following today's announcement that he will stand down from public duties in the Autumn." She added: "From his steadfast support for Her Majesty the Queen to his inspirational Duke of Edinburgh Awards and his patronage of hundreds of charities and good causes, his contribution to our United Kingdom, the Commonwealth and the wider world will be of huge benefit to us all for years to come." Jeremy Corbyn also paid tribute, writing: "I would like to pay tribute t...