Tag Archives: Queen Elizabeth II

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 ...

Royal Roundup: Duke and Duchess of Cambridge Take Their Son Home

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have left St. Mary’s Hospital with their newborn son, the Prince of Cambridge, who has been named George Alexander Lewis.

Royal Roundup: The Queen Would ‘Like Very Much’ for Royal Baby to Arrive Before She Goes on Holiday

Queen Elizabeth II seems to be on the edge of her seat awaiting the royal birth, much like the rest of Britain and the world. On a trip to Lake Windermere recently, a 10-year-old student asked Queen Elizabeth II whether she would like ...

Royal Roundup: Turning the Cameras on Reporters as They Await the Royal Birth

The world’s media has been outside of St. Mary’s Hospital for a few weeks now, patiently awaiting the birth of the royal child.

Royal Roundup: Duchess of Cornwall ‘Excited’ for Royal Birth

Yesterday, Carole and Mike Middleton, Pippa Middleton, James Middleton, Prince Charles, and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall accompanied Queen Elizabeth II at a concert to celebrate the 60th anniversary of Her Majesty’s coronation. Zara ...