Tag Archives: Queen Elizabeth II

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 ...

Royal Roundup: Canada to Light Niagara Falls in Honor of Royal Birth

Not to be outdone by New Zealand, a fellow member of the British Commonwealth, Canada, has announced plans to illuminate Niagara Falls in a pink or blue light when the royal child of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge is born, with ...

Royal Roundup: Another Member of Royal Family is Expecting

While the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge await the imminent birth of their child and heir to the British throne, it was announced recently that Zara Phillips and Mike Tindall are expecting their first child as well. As the Radio Times ...

Royal Roundup: Happily, Patiently, and Preparedly Waiting For the Royal Birth

As might be expected, the royal family is just as excited about the royal birth as everybody else, if not more. At a garden party in Edinburgh, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, Prince Charles, and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall all were ...

PHOTOS: The Queen’s Official Birthday and Trooping the Colour

The annual “Trooping the Colour” ceremony was held to mark Queen Elizabeth’s official birthday. The parade originates from traditional battle preparations.

What’s in Store for the Cast of ‘Call the Midwife’?

The cast members of Call the Midwife can do more than just deliver babies.

The hit British series, which airs on BBC in the U.K. and concluded its second season last month on PBS in the U.S., features a large ensemble cast of 11 main players plus Vanessa Redgrave, who is heard only in voiceover.

60th Anniversary of Royal Yacht Britannia

Ahoy there, matey. Please doff your sailor’s cap to honor a bit of British nautical history.

It was sixty years ago today (April 16) that Queen Elizabeth II christened Britannia, the last in a long line of royal yachts that date back to the 17th century.