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Florida city is selling descendants of swans donated by Queen Elizabeth II amid overpopulation

A Florida city is selling dozens of its beloved swans to the public, after birds donated by Queen Elizabeth II in 1957 led to overpopulation. Swans have lived in Lakeland, Florida, since at least 1923, according to the city, but by 1953 had all been eaten by alligators or fallen prey to dogs. A Lakeland […]

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Queen Elizabeth II to host drive-in screening of Oscar-winning movies in her private estate

Queen Elizabeth II will open the gates of her royal estate in Norfolk to movie buffs with wheels. The Queen of England will host film screenings in her private Sandringham House estate, in the South East of the UK. From Friday, September 25 to Sunday, September 27, visitors will be provided with transmitters to hear […]

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Queen Elizabeth II knights 100-year-old World War II veteran Captain Tom Moore

Queen Elizabeth II knighted 100-year-old World War II veteran Captain Tom Moore, who became a national celebrity after raising millions for the UK’s National Health Service (NHS), in an outdoor ceremony in Windsor Castle on Friday. Moore raised almost £33 million by walking laps of his backyard, and received a knighthood after a special nomination […]

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Queen makes video conferencing call as part of her royal duties for the first time ever

Queen Elizabeth II has made a video conferencing call as part of her royal duties for the first time ever. The 94-year-old British monarch and her daughter Princess Anne spoke to a group of carers to mark Carers Week, according to a post from the official Royal Family Twitter account on Thursday. The initiative is […]

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Queen pictured riding pony for the first time since lockdown

The Queen has been photographed riding in the grounds of Windsor Castle – the first time she has been seen outside since the coronavirus lockdown began. The 94-year-old monarch was pictured on a 14-year-old Fell Pony called Balmoral Fern over the weekend. She regularly rides in the grounds of Windsor, which is said to be […]

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Queen Elizabeth may never step out in public again in 2020 due to coronavirus pandemic

The British queen has never been away from public engagements since she became the sovereign after her father, King George VI, died in 1952. However, there might be a change in her schedule and commitment to the royal duties for a few months. Queen Elizabeth II went into quarantine back on March 19, when a […]

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Explosive book explains life of Meghan Markle and Prince Harry at Kensington Palace

Meghan Markle was branded “Duchess of Difficult” and “Di 2” by Palace staff just weeks after her arrival, an explosive new royal biography has claimed. A new book is set to lift the lid on life behind closed doors at Kensington Palace – Meghan and Prince Harry ’s former home. A biography will reveal the […]

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Coronavirus forces Queen Elizabeth to cancel gun salutes for her birthday

Britain’s Queen Elizabeth has asked that there be no gun salutes to mark her birthday on Tuesday, a reporter for ITV News said on Twitter, saying that the monarch did not feel it appropriate in light of the coronavirus crisis. Gun salutes, in which blank rounds are fired from a various location across London, are […]

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Queen Elizabeth moves out of Buckingham Palace after staffer tests positive for coronavirus

One of Queen Elizabeth II’s Buckingham Palace employees has tested positive for the novel coronavirus, a palace representative has confirmed. The staff member tested positive for the virus early last week, before the Queen departed for Windsor Castle, The Sun initially reported. It is unclear what role the employee holds at the palace or whether […]

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You will always be welcomed back: Queen tells Harry ahead of formal exit

The UK’s Queen Elizabeth II told her grandson Prince Harry, who has decided to quit the royal life with wife Meghan Markle, that he would “always be welcomed back”, it was reported on Tuesday. On Sunday at the Windsor Castle, the monarch held four-hour-long “rift-healing” talks with her grandson ahead of his and Meghan’s last […]

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Queen’s grandson Peter Phillips and his wife Autumn to split

The Queen’s grandson Peter Phillips and his wife Autumn have announced they are to divorce. A statement issued on their behalf said the decision was “the best course of action for their two children and ongoing friendship”. It confirmed they had separated and will share custody of their children Savannah, nine, and Isla, seven. Both […]

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Meghan Markle skipped Queen’s crisis summit meet on Sussexes future

Duchess of Sussex did not take part in the Queen’s Sandringham summit to decide future roles for herself and Prince Harry, it has emerged, as the remaining full-time working royals returned to their round of official engagements. Before Monday’s crisis family meeting, sources had indicated Meghan was likely to be personally involved in the urgent discussions […]