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Snapshot: Anglophenia 2014 in Photos

It was quite a snaptastic year in Anglophenia-land, British celebs mastered the selfie, the Royals had some fun with photobombing, and we did some armchair traveling, exploring parts of the U.K. through photos.

LOOK: The Queen Sends Her First Tweet

This should not feel momentous, really. Now that almost everyone is on Twitter (apart from the people who make a fuss about not being on Twitter) the presence of the the head of the British Royal Family should be of no real ...

The Royal Photobomb is a Trend

The royals appear to be enjoying themselves at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland, slipping into the background of unsuspecting athletes’ photos.

The Queen Visits 'Game of Thrones' Set

The Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh are currently on the second day of a three-day tour of Northern Ireland, and stopped off for a visit to Paint Hall Studios in Belfast, to take a look at some of the interior sets for Game of ...

Queen, Prince Philip to Vist 'Game of Thrones' Set

Things just got real over at HBO. Queen Elizabeth II and her husband Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, are set to take a spin around the Belfast studios where Game of Thrones is filmed, during their visit to Northern Ireland next ...

Snapshot: 12 Vibrant Photos from Day One of the 2014 Royal Ascot

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The 2014 Royal Ascot, held in Ascot, Berkshire, England, kicks off a five-day horse race attended daily by Queen Elizabeth II. Prince Harry joined his grandmother for the first time at the Royal Meeting, along with other royals, ...

WATCH: 80 Years of History on British Pathé Newsreels

You don’t have to be a history buff to be thrilled at this news: British Pathé has posted 80,000–yes, that’s 80,000–of its old films on its YouTube channel.

Five Things That Happened In The Year The Queen Was Born

Today (April 21) is HM Queen Elizabeth’s 88th birthday, an event that has been marked with the kind of ceremonial events one would expect—guards firing cannons—and some that could only have happened in the modern era.

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.