Tag: The Queen

The Queen at 90: A Family Tribute Find the family footage terribly funny, nervously laughing and emitting disconcerting snorts

The Queen at 90: A Family Tribute Find the family footage terribly funny, nervously laughing and emitting disconcerting snorts

Prince Charles, Queen Elizabeth II, Royality
Jane Bowron: TV Review - The Queen at 90: A Family Tribute Elizabeth II gets a chance to look back at her own life on screen in The Queen At 90: A Family Tribute.   The Queen At 90: A Family Tribute (Prime Sunday, 8.35pm) is a classier version of Gogglebox, the reality TV show where British families and groups of friends sit in living rooms and react to TV shows. Private archive footage from the Queen's home video collection provides a rare glimpse into the Royal family, as they too sit in drawing rooms and react to a giant TV screen. Prince Charles narrates the nostalgia fest and seems to find the family footage terribly funny, nervously laughing and emitting disconcerting snorts. Sitting alongside him, the Queen's reactions are keen-eyed but contained, the differenc...
The Family Recipe That Kate Middleton Always Makes For The Queen

The Family Recipe That Kate Middleton Always Makes For The Queen

Catherine Duchess of Cambridge, Royality
If you think your grandmother-in-law is hard to shop for, try buying a Christmas gift for Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. "I can remember being at Sandringham, for the first time, at Christmas. And I was worried what to give the Queen as her Christmas present. I was thinking, 'Gosh, what should I give her?'" the Duchess of Cambridge said in her first solo interview, which was filmed last year for a documentary made in honor of the Queen's 90th birthday. s it turns out, the best gifts really are the ones that come from the heart. "I thought back to what I would give my own grandparents," said Kate. "And I thought, 'I'll make her something,' which could have gone horribly wrong. But I decided to make my granny's recipe of chutney." The old Middleton family recipe is for marr...
The Queen appeared to be in extremely high spirits. She beamed from ear-to-ear as she arrived at the annual meeting in Sandringham

The Queen appeared to be in extremely high spirits. She beamed from ear-to-ear as she arrived at the annual meeting in Sandringham

Queen Elizabeth II, Royality
The Queen looked to be back to her normal self as she attended a Women's Institute meeting on Thursday. Her Majesty, 90, had suffered from a heavy cold over the Christmas period. Carrying out her first official engagement of the year, the Queen appeared to be in extremely high spirits. She beamed from ear-to-ear as she arrived at the annual meeting in Sandringham, wearing a bright fuchsia coat. She was welcomed by Vice President Yvonne Browne at West Newton village hall before sitting down for tea and cake with fellow members. The group were joined by guest speaker, BBC presenter and historian Lucy Worsley. The Queen has attended the WI group's meetings since 1943 and took over as President from the Queen Mother, who in turn took over from Queen Mary. In the past, Vice Pres...
Could Prince Harry marry previously-wed Meghan? Historically, royals have not been allowed to marry divorcées

Could Prince Harry marry previously-wed Meghan? Historically, royals have not been allowed to marry divorcées

Prince Harry, Royality
Could Prince Harry ever marry divorcee Meghan Markle? PRINCE HARRY and his girlfriend Meghan Markle recently enjoyed their first holiday together, leading to speculation about a possible royal wedding. The Prince reportedly saw in the New Year with his American girlfriend in London before whisking her away to Norway to see the Northern Lights. A source told The Sun: “Harry wanted to make this first holiday something Meg will never forget. “It wasn’t an obvious choice like a glitzy beach resort or tropical island. “He’d put a lot of thought into it and wanted to make it as romantic and special as possible.” With the relationship said to be moving “at lightning speed”, royal fans have begun discussing the possibility of a wedding. But could Prince Harry marry previously-wed Meghan?
Zara and Mike Tindall Hold Hands in First Appearance Since Miscarriage News

Zara and Mike Tindall Hold Hands in First Appearance Since Miscarriage News

Royality, Zara Phillips
Zara Tindall — Queen Elizabeth II‘s granddaughter and the daughter of Princess Anne — and her husband Mike Tindall made their first official appearance of the year, less than a month after announcing Zara had suffered a miscarriage. The couple, who wed in 2011, attended the Pacific Fair Magic Millions Polo in Queensland, Australia, on Sunday. They were spotted holding hands and smiling at they made their way around the grounds. Zara, 35, donned a white lace dress with aviator style sunglasses, but she didn’t stay on the sidelines for long. The Queen’s granddaughter changed outfits and mounted a horse to compete in the day’s events. Although Zara did fall off her horse at one point, the former Olympian did not seem to be hurt. She immediately got back on her horse and continued playing
Who Will Be The Next Queen Or King? Elizabeth Had Three Sons And One Daughter, But Prince Charles Is Next In Line, Not Anne, Edward Or Andrew

Who Will Be The Next Queen Or King? Elizabeth Had Three Sons And One Daughter, But Prince Charles Is Next In Line, Not Anne, Edward Or Andrew

Queen Elizabeth II, Royality
Queen Elizabeth was expected to miss church services Sunday as she continued to battle a heavy cold that has kept her indoors for weeks. Her illness has sparked questions about whether she might step down from the throne or if her illness might be more serious than Buckingham Palace has told the public. Queen Elizabeth has been sick since before Christmas. Her cold saw her miss church services on Christmas Day and New Year's Day for the first time in decades. A palace statement last week said: “The Queen does not yet feel ready to attend church as she is still recuperating from a heavy cold.” Her eventual death is expected to stroke debate about the future of the monarchy, but apart from the public ramifications associated with the passing of the queen, Elizabeth is also the mother of
Queen offers condolences

Queen offers condolences

Queen Elizabeth II, Royality
Queen offers condolences following Turkey attack The Queen has sent a message of condolence to the President of Turkey, Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, following the terror attack in an Istanbul nightclub which left 39 people dead and around 70 wounded. In a statement, Queen Elizabeth II said: "Prince Philip and I were saddened to learn of the terrible attack in Istanbul on New Year's Day. "Our thoughts are with the families of the victims and the wounded, and with the Turkish people at this time." Source: ITV COM