Tag Archives: Queen Elizabeth II

Snapshot: 17 Photos of British Royals as Babies

Eight-month-old Prince George recently took a moment out of his busy schedule to sit down for a portrait with his parents, Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Prince William and Catherine, and their family dog Lupo.

Watch: The Queen Kicks Off 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games with Handwritten Note

Queen Elizabeth II launches the 2014 Glasgow Comonwealth Games with a baton containing a handwritten note from the Queen herself, reports BBC News.

Brits with Birthdays: Jeremy Irons Reaches a Major Marker, and More

Jeremy Irons is about to become a senior citizen. The British actor, equally adept at portraying both romantic heroes and bounders, turns 65 this Thursday (Sept. 19).

Memorize the Last 1000 Years of Monarchs with a Song

Since the announcement of the royal birth, line of succession to the throne has been in the limelight. (At the center of focus was the change in succession laws, which now states that an older girl cannot be dropped down in line to the ...

Brits with Birthdays: Paul Greengrass Goes to Sea, and More

Director Paul Greengrass (The Bourne Ultimatum), a journalist turned filmmaker, got an early birthday present when the prestigious New York Film Festival announced late last month that his new movie, Captain Phillips, will debut as ...

Royal Roundup: Prince Philip to Make First Public Appearance in Two Months

After having abdomen surgery in June and spending 11 days in the hospital, Prince Philip is set to hand out medals at The Royal Society of Edinburgh on August 12, reports BBC royal correspondent Peter Hunt. After his engagement, Prince ...

Royal Roundup: Duke and Duchess of Cambridge Receive Baby Gifts

Following the birth of Prince George, heir to the British throne, parents Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, and Prince William have received a number of congratulatory gifts. Nick Clegg, deputy Prime Minister, sent the royal couple a cot ...

Five Ways Britain Changed After The London Olympics

Well first of all, despite the evidence of the picture above, since the London Olympic Games have finished, it has stopped raining fire from on high, so that’s a definite plus.

Royal Roundup: Prince Harry to Ensure Nephew Prince George ‘Has Fun’

Prince Harry, uncle to newborn Prince George, has finally met his nephew. While visiting a photographic exhibition in London documenting the work of his Africa-based charity Sentebale, BBC asked Prince Harry about being an uncle.

Royal Roundup: Introducing His Royal Highness Prince George of Cambridge

Yesterday, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge announced the name of their son, Prince George Alexander Louis. The royal baby’s official title is His Royal Highness Prince George of Cambridge, although it is more likely he will commonly ...