The flight carrying Queen Elizabeth’s coffin to London is the most-tracked flight in history

The coffin of Queen Elizabeth II left Edinburgh for London on Tuesday. Andrew Matthews/WPA Pool/Getty Images Over 5 million people tracked Queen Elizabeth II's final flight to London, per Flightradar24. A Royal Air Force flight was carrying the late monarch's coffin from Edinburgh to London on Tuesday. For comparison, 700,000 people tracked US House Speaker […]

Foreign leaders attending Queen Elizabeth’s funeral have been advised to fly commercial and will be bussed in groups: ‘Can you imagine Joe Biden on the bus?’

The Britain national flag flies full mast, after the Proclamation of the new King, at Westminster Abbey on September 10, 2022, two days after Queen Elizabeth II died at the age of 96. – King Charles III pledged to follow his mother's example of "lifelong service" in his inaugural address to Britain and the Commonwealth […]

Queen: This is why Queen Elizabeth’s birthday changes each year – royal tradition

The Queen, 92, celebrates her birthday today, 9 June, but many will recall she already honoured the occasion earlier this year on 21 April. This is because the Queen has two birthdays: her actual birthday – the date she was born – on 21 April, and an official birthday later in the year, where the […]

Queen Elizabeth’s favourite country where she ‘lead a normal life’ revealed

Queen Elizabeth II, 91, has visited a number of countries during her reign and is the most well-travelled monarch in history, beating Queen Victoria. Due to her role as Queen as well as Head of the Commonwealth, it makes sense that she has travelled extensively to promote good relations between countries. One of the countries […]

Kate Middleton and Meghan Markle are modern royals — and their lives couldn’t be more different from Queen Elizabeth’s at their age

WPA Pool / Pool / Getty Images Kate Middleton and Meghan Markle are both 36 years old. Queen Elizabeth II was 36 in 1963. Queen Elizabeth’s life then looked a lot different than Middleton’s and Markle’s lives look today. For example, Markle and fiancé Prince Harry don’t yet have kids — Queen Elizabeth and Prince […]

Poldark season 3: Does George know the TRUTH about Elizabeth’s baby?

Following tonight’s episode of the show, a preview for next week’s instalment hinted that there would be more drama surrounding the paternity of Elizabeth Warleggan’s (played by Heida Reed) baby. In the short teaser Ross Poldark (Aidan Turner) and George Warleggan (Jack Farthing) were seen having a tense exchange in which the dashing hero asked: […]

Queen Elizabeth’s birthday message captures UK’s solemn national mood

Published time: 17 Jun, 2017 09:56 Addressing the British people on her official birthday, Queen Elizabeth wrote of a “very sombre national mood” following a “succession of terrible tragedies” that have befallen the British people over the last number of months. The long-serving monarch was referring to two terrorist attacks, one in London another in […]