Gun salutes today marked the 62nd anniversary of The Queen's coronation.
The Band of the Royal Artillery played celebratory music near the firing position in Hyde Park before The King's Troop Royal Horse Artillery arrived. 71 horses pulled 13 guns into the Royal park, and soldiers, part
On this day in 1953, Elizabeth II was crowned at Westminster Abbey.
Having become Queen on 6th February 1952, when King George VI died at Sandringham, it took almost 18 months for the coronation ceremony to take place; this was to give ample time for the
The Duke of Cambridge's team, Aston Villa, yesterday lost 4-0 to Arsenal in the FA Cup final. Not only was he disappointed in the result, having to give the trophy and winners medals to his brother's club, Prince William could not help but mention the
Pieces of cake from no less than five Royal Weddings are to go on display in London, before they are auctioned off in Beverly Hills, LA.
The pieces of cake were gifts to the former First Chauffeur of The Queen, Leonard Massey. The five slices will form a
The Duchess of Cornwall this morning hosted a reception at St James's Palace for children that competed in DJ Chris Evans' '500 Words' short story competition.
Camilla, patron of a number of literacy charities, held the winners' reception at the Palace and invited famous voices like Sir Kenneth
Today The Queen visited Lancaster to mark the 750th Anniversary of the creation of the Duchy of Lancaster Inheritance; this was her first trip to the county town since 1999.
Her Majesty arrived in Lancaster on the Royal Train at around 10 this morning, then was
The Duke of Cambridge has given an interview to Gary Lineker ahead of the FA Cup Final on Saturday.
Prince William, President of the FA, was interviewed at his home of Kensington Palace by the Leicester-born ex-footballer, and spoke about his passion for football, and where he
Our editor, Chloe Howard, is right outside the Palace of Westminster to watch the State Opening of Parliament. She will be live-reporting the ceremony, with pictures too.
Yesterday, we gave you a run down of the proceedings of the opening, and you can read more about
The State Opening of Parliament, the main ceremonial event of the Parliamentary calendar, happens each year in May, and is the formal occasion when The Queen calls Parliament to begin a new session. The 2015/16 Parliament will be opened tomorrow, 27th May.
The observance, which takes place in
This stunner of a brooch consists of a large rectangular aquamarine in a simple diamond setting.
As the name suggests, the piece came from Brazil. In 1953, The President and Brazilian people gave Her Majesty a gift for her coronation, in the form of an aquamarine
The Princess Royal has spent two days near the English-Scottish border, to mark the centenary anniversary of the Quintinshill rail disaster.
Princess Anne attended a wreath laying ceremony yesterday, with relatives of victims, politicians, and soldiers and veterans of the Royal Regiment of Scotland; today,
The Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall's second and final day in Northern Ireland began with a trip to Mount Stewart, a National Trust property in County Down.
The couple were there to officially reopen the house, which has undergone an £8 million refurbishment, and
An MP made a mockery of his oath of allegiance to Her Majesty on Wednesday, when he called for the abolition of Monarchy just seconds before he swore his service to The Queen.
In a lengthy ceremony to swear in MPs before next Wednesday's State Opening
A letter to The Queen is nothing unusual - she receives hundreds every day. However, a plucky Arsenal fan has written to Her Majesty requesting a pair of tickets to the FA Cup Final!
Charlie Pearce having failed to get tickets in the usual way, went straight to
The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall arrived in Northern Ireland yesterday to begin their two-day visit.
Charles and Camilla arrived at St Patrick’s Church, Belfast, for a short prayer service. Whilst there, they also met a cross section of church-goers, groups and organisations
The Countess of Wessex has been in Prague for two days, handing out Duke of Edinburgh Awards to young Czechs.
Sophie is a Global Ambassador of her father-in-law's award scheme, for those aged 14-24.
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At Duhovka High
The Duke of Cambridge today returned to St George's Park, Burton-upon-Trent, to wish the England women's football team good luck ahead of the women's World Cup in Canada.
William, who is president of the FA, visited the team on Wednesday, and was greeted by Manager Mark
The Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall started their second day in Ireland with engagements in Sligo.
They visited The Model, home to The Niland Collection. This collection comprises of a number of prominent pieces from Irish artists of the 20th century, including Jack Yeats,