Tag Archives: Queen

RIP: Sir Patrick Moore – Hero Of British Scientific Broadcasting

Sir Patrick Moore was the kind of figure that is so singular, so startlingly unlike anyone else in public life, that the act of explaining their quirks for the first time makes them appear suddenly alien and odd. I don’t even know ...

WATCH: Prince William Takes a Friendly Dig at Brother Harry

Aw, brotherly love. The Duke of Cambridge, Prince William, made a visit to Cambridge for the first time since receiving his dukedom title from his grandmother the Queen right before marrying the then Kate Middleton (now Duchess of ...

PHOTOS: The Royals Recognize Remembrance Day

Our friends over at Socialite Life have put together a gallery of Prince William, his wife Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge and the Queen — among other royals —  paying their respect on Remembrance Day.

Ten Great British Songs Performed By Muppets

Note: some of these are songs performed with Muppets as well as by Muppets. But there are songs and there are Muppets, so that should be good enough for anyone.

The Brit List: 10 Things Americans Love About Living in Britain

Like many true Anglophiles, my eyes light up at just the thought of making a visit to the U.K. I adore being abroad; anything is possible.

Royal Roundup: Team Windsor Cheers on Team GB

The royals have been sprinting around Olympic events faster than Usain Bolt.

“Prince William, Kate Middleton and Prince Harry have been tirelessly shuttling around town to support Team GB’s athletes,” writes E! Online, “going everywhere from land to sea in an impressive display of ...

Royal Roundup: Queen Delivers Address to Parliament; Windsor Pageant Kicks Off Jubilee

Amid pomp and ceremony, Queen Elizabeth traveled to Westminster on Wednesday to deliver her annual speech to Parliament outlining the government’s plans for the upcoming year.

Adam Lambert to Take Freddie Mercury’s Throne as Queen Frontman

Today’s announcement that American Idol runner-up Adam Lambert would serve as lead singer for the still-touring Queen, replacing the late Freddie Mercury, has set the Twitterverse ablaze.

Royal Roundup: Murder at Sandringham?

 

It sounds like the type of fictional murder mystery that the English virtually invented – except that in this case, the body is very real. Sorry, even the previous sentence sounds like book jacket copy for a whodunit set among the ...

Royal Roundup: Coming to a Country Near You

Buckingham Palace has announced travel plans for the royal family to mark the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee next year.