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Eddie Redmayne Receives Obe At Windsor Castle

The Oscar-winner was pictured beaming as he met Britain's Queen Elizabeth Ii at Windsor Castle, where she honoured him with the prestigious title for his services to drama.Talking to the press after the ceremony, Eddie...

Zara Tindall Pregnant With Second Child

Royal officials announced the news that Queen Elizabeth Ii's granddaughter and her husband, retired rugby star Mike Tindall, were expecting on Wednesday (30Nov16). The new baby, a sibling for their two-year-old daughter...

Britain's Queen Mother Inspired Sting To Become A Rock Star

The former Police frontman's hometown near Newcastle, England, was once home to some of Britain's biggest shipyards, and he still recalls Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon, the Queen Mother, visiting the area to launch a ship....

John Lennon's Mbe Letter To Queen Valued At $73,500

The correspondence was recently discovered in a record collection stored in the anonymous owner's attic. It is a version of a famous note Lennon wrote to the Queen in 1969 informing her...

The Queen's Cousin 'Comes Out'

Lord Ivar Mountbatten, 53, has opened up to The Daily Mail about his sexuality, revealing he is dating airline cabin services director James Coyle. Mountbatten has three daughters from his marriage to...

Prince Charles Involved In Car Collision With Deer - Report

Queen Elizabeth Ii's son, the heir to the throne, was driving his Audi A4 on his family's Balmoral Estate when the collision took place, and although his car was "badly damaged", the 67-year-old...

Princess Anne Hospitalised

The Princess Royal, the daughter of monarch Queen Elizabeth Ii, fell ill during her stay at the Balmoral estate in Scotland and was taken to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary hospital on Wednesday (07Sep16)....

British Prime Minister Officially Steps Down

Queen Elizabeth Ii formally accepted the former Conservative Party leader's resignation on Wednesday (13Jul16). Cameron announced his decision to step down after the British public voted to leave the European Union in...

Rod Stewart Knighted In Queen's Birthday Honours List

The 71-year-old's honour for services to music and charity was revealed on Friday (10Jun16), hours after the Queen attended a service at London's St. Paul's Cathedral to celebrate her age milestone in April (16), and...

Britain's Prince Philip Bows Out Of Battle Of Jutland Event

The Duke of Edinburgh, 94 had been due to join in events marking the Battle of Jutland with daughter Princess Anne on Tuesday (31May16), but he has decided to listen to medics and...

Stars Gather To Mark The Queen's 90th Birthday

The event, held in the grounds of the British monarch's Windsor Castle residence, included musical and military displays as well as readings telling the story of key moments in her life. Kylie...

Palace Rejects Katherine Jenkins' 'Queen's Speech' Request

The classical music star, 35, has sung for royalty on numerous occasions, and will play at the Queen’s 90th birthday pageant at Windsor Castle, England next month (May16). However a proposal to...

Our Favourite Screen Queens! In Celebration Of Elizabeth Ii's Birthday

Today (April 21st 2016) is the 90th birthday of Queen Elizabeth II; one of England's most remarkable queens. She's been celebrated in numerous ways over the years, not least with several depictions of her in...

Rolf Harris Pleads Not Guilty To Indecent Assault Charges

The former artist entered his not guilty pleas at London's Southwark Crown Court on Thursday (14Apr16). The allegations against the 86-year-old Australian relate to seven people aged between 12 and 27 and...

Blushing Barbara Windsor Receives Damehood

In December last year (15) it was announced the EastEnders star would be named a Dame Commander of the Order of the British Empire (DBE), in the Queen's New Year's Honours List....

Rolf Harris Denies Eight Counts Of Indecent Assault

The allegations against the 86-year-old Australian singer/artist relate to seven people aged between 12 and 27 between 1971 to 2004. Harris appeared via video link at the hearing at Westminster Magistrates...

Composer Peter Maxwell Davies Dies

The veteran musician passed away on Monday (14Mar16) after a battle with leukaemia. The celebrated conductor and composer enjoyed a prolific and acclaimed career in classical music, and was most...

Duchess Of Cambridge To Give First Solo Tv Interview - Report

The 34-year-old gave her last televised chat in November 2010, on the day her engagement to Prince William was announced, but on Monday (01Feb16), E! News reported Catherine would be filmed for a documentary to...

Actress Sophie Winkleman Gives Birth To Royal Baby

Winkleman, 35, gave birth to little Isabella Alexandra May Windsor in London on 16 January (16). The newborn is a sister for the couple's two-year-old daughter Maud Elizabeth Daphne Marina and becomes...

Jeremy Piven: 'I Curtsied For Helen Mirren When We Met'

The actress is a national treasure in England, and since playing Queen Elizabeth Ii in 2006's The Queen, many think of Helen as regal. Actress Kristin Scott Thomas has even commented that she's sure some...

James Nesbitt Turned Down Obe By Mistake

The Cold Feet star was made an Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) in the monarch's 2016 New Year Honours, and he will be presented with the award at a...

Barbara Windsor Upset By Damehood Criticism

News of the Carry On star's prestigious accolade was leaked last week (ends27Dec15) and some critics suggested she was an "unlikely" choice for the honour, citing her upbringing, past indiscretions, and sexual encounters....

Benedict Cumberbatch Receives Cbe Medal

The Sherlock star was named a recipient of the title on Her Majesty's Birthday Honours List in June (15), and he wore a traditional morning suit to the investiture ceremony at London's Buckingham...

Elton John To Approach Queen Elizabeth Ii In Aids Fight

The Tiny Dancer star has announced a new partnership between his Elton John AIDS Foundation and the U.S. government's President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR). Both organisations will contribute $5 million...

Duchess Catherine Joins Builders On Tea Breaks

Britain's Duchess of Cambridge has been joining builders working on her home for tea breaks. Duchess Catherine - who is also known by her maiden name Kate Middleton - has reportedly been rubbing shoulders with...

The Beckhams Top Queen Elizabeth Ii On New Rich List Study

Researchers at the London School of Marketing have discovered the Beckhams are valued at $752 million (£470 million), easily outpacing the monarch, who is estimated to be worth $544 million (£340 million)....

Paul Mccartney's Daughter Photographs Queen Elizabeth Ii To Mark Reign Record

On Wednesday (09Sep15), the 89 year old broke the record set by her great-great grandmother Queen Victoria by spending 63 years and 216 days on the throne. To mark the occasion, a...

The Specials Star Rico Rodriguez Dies

The Specials confirmed the news of their bandmate's death in a post on Twitter.com on Friday, writing, "Our dear friend Rico passed away today. We offer our deepest condolences to his family. His...

Beverley Sisters Star Joy Dead At 91

The singer, who was the eldest of the sibling trio, passed away on Monday (31Aug15) after suffering a stroke last week (ends30Aug15). Her son Vince Wright says, "We all thought the world...

Intimate Photos Of Princess Diana And Prince Charles Up For Auction

The 14 pictures, taken by official photographer Lord Lichfield, show the royal family in unguarded moments during the celebration. The photographs are to be offered for sale on U.S. auction site RR...

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