The Queen

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Elizabeth II is the constitutional monarch of 16 sovereign states, known as the Commonwealth realms, and their territories and dependencies, and head of the 54-member Commonwealth of Nations.

The Queen is married to Prince Phillip, Duke of Edinburgh, They have four children, Prince Charles, Princess Anne, Prince Andrew and Prince Edward.

The other King Georges

Prince George Alexander Louis, the son of Prince William and Kate Middleton, will in due course become the United Kingdom's seventh King George. HELLO! Online takes a look at the royal predecessors...

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Find out why the Queen wants the royal baby to arrive, who Naomi Campbell has been sending her congratulations to and what left Taylor Swift speechless...  HELLO! Online has rounded...

The Queen hopes royal baby arrives before she goes on holiday

The Queen has said she would like Prince William and Kate Middleton's royal baby to arrive soon because she is going on holiday. When asked if she would like her third great-granchild to be a...

Camilla 'excited' and 'waiting for the call' about the royal baby

As the world waits with bated breath for pregnant Kate Middleton to give birth any day now, the Duchess of Cornwall has shared that she too is eagerly "waiting for the call". "We...

Buckingham Palace opens its gates for the Coronation Festival

Buckingham Palace has opened its gates to suppliers to the Queen for a four-day festival to mark the 60th anniversary of the Queen's coronation that kicks off on Thursday. The Queen arrived on...

Queen's employee left fighting for his life after Sandringham Estate lake accident

A man believed to be one of the Queen's employees was left fighting for his life on Monday night after he fell into a lake. The man, who is said to be in his 30s, was riding a sit-on lawnmower at...

Princess Diana's dresses shown in documentary

Princess Diana's Dresses: The Auction, a one-off documentary delving into the wardrobe of one of the most photographed women in the world, Princess Diana, will be aired on Channel 4 later this...

Princess Diana's royal couture dresses go on display at exhibition

Princess Diana's effortless elegance gave the much-loved royal her reputation as a timeless fashion icon, and now some of her most exquisite dresses can be seen in a costume exhibition at Kensington...

The Queen's cousin Princess Alexandra withdrawn from royal duties

The Queen's cousin Princess Alexandra, The Honourable Lady Ogilvy, has cancelled all her public engagements 'for the foreseeable future'. The sister of the Duke of Kent, 76, suffers from polymyalgia...

Kate to follow in Queen and Diana's footsteps as she names cruise liner

Kate Middleton is to follow in royal tradition on Thursday when she travels to Southampton to name Princess Cruises' latest liner Royal Princess. The Duchess of Cambridge will take part in a ceremony...

Kate and William's life through the eyes of a royal photographer

Pregnant Kate Middleton's due date is hot on everyone's lips, with the royal baby expected to be born next month. Is it a boy or a girl? What name will he or she take? What will the nursery look like?...

Prince Philip 'progressing satisfactorily' following exploratory operation

Prince Philip is "progressing satisfactorily" after an exploratory abdominal operation on Friday, Buckingham Palace has said. The statement said the results from the scheduled surgery will...

The Queen celebrates 60th anniversary of her Coronation at Westminster Abbey service

The sun shone down on London as the British royal family arrived for the 60th anniversary of the Queen's Coronation.  Princesses Eugenie and Beatrice, Princess Anne, Zara Phillips, Prince...

The Queen makes poignant visit to Woolwich barracks

The Queen made a poignant visit to Woolwich barracks on Friday morning to pay tribute to murdered soldier Drummer Lee Rigby, who was tragically murdered last week. The 87-year-old monarch was due to...

Princesses Beatrice and Eugenie flourish at the Queen's summer garden party

Princess Beatrice and Princess Eugenie joined the Queen at the second of her annual summer garden parties at Buckingham Palace on Thursday afternoon. The two princesses were impeccably turned out for...

Royal composer makes a lullaby for William and Kate's baby

A royal composer has created a lullaby for Prince William and Kate Middleton's baby. Paul Mealor, who also wrote music for the couple's wedding as well as the hit Wherever You Are for the Military Wives...

Youngest artist to paint the Queen unveils his portrait at the Millennium Stadium

A new portrait of the Queen has been unveiled at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff and the man who immortalised the monarch is the youngest person to have been given the honour. At just 32, Welsh artist...



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