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The Queen DID Back Brexit After All

In the months up until Britain’s vote on European Union membership, much was made of leaked details of a lunch with Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, with the Sun newspaper declaring loudly that the monarch supported the idea of Britain

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No Mention of Brexit in Queen’s Christmas Message

(AFP) – Queen Elizabeth will pay tribute to inspirational unsung heroes in her Christmas Day broadcast to the Commonwealth on Sunday. The 90-year-old monarch will put the focus on “ordinary people doing extraordinary things”, according to the text of her

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Queen To Mark Her Official 90th Birthday With Trooping The Colour

LONDON — Queen Elizabeth II and her family are marking her official 90th birthday with a parade, a colourful military ceremony and an appearance on the Buckingham Palace balcony. The queen and her husband, Prince Philip, will join the Trooping

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900 Horses Parade For Queen Elizabeth II’s 90th Birthday

Performing ponies, trotting war horses and sturdy steeds hung with glittering decorations pranced in an equine extravaganza at Windsor Castle on Sunday to mark the 90th birthday of Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II. The show, which featured over 900 horses and

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British ‘Barbarians’ Need Manners Lesson, Say Chinese

The British media is riddled with “barbarians” who would benefit from a lesson in manners from China’s ancient civilisation, a state-run newspaper said on Thursday after Queen Elizabeth II called some Chinese officials “very rude”. In a rare diplomatic gaffe,

WATCH: Queen and Prince Harry Tell Obamas: ‘Oh Really, Please’

When US President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama challenged Britain’s Prince Harry on social media on Friday, he responded by bringing in a big gun: the Queen. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KuNcSp2T4Lw The Obamas posted a video of themselves on Twitter promoting

IN PICTURES: Britain Celebrates Queen’s 90th Birthday

Britain celebrates today as Queen Elizabeth II turns 90. Although her birthday will not be officially celebrated until June, Brits still gathered outside Windsor Castle, where she is currently in residence, to send their best wishes. Buckingham Palace released three

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Britain Cheers Queen On 90th Birthday

Britain celebrates Queen Elizabeth II’s 90th birthday on Thursday, with her eldest son Prince Charles paying tribute in a special radio broadcast and Prime Minister David Cameron leading a parliamentary homage. The sovereign, who last year overtook her great-great grandmother

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Queen IS Anti-EU, Pro-Commonwealth, Govt Website Confirms

The Queen has always been sceptical of the European Union (EU) and preferred Britain to work with the Commonwealth, the government’s official website says. An article by Oxford historian D.R. Thorpe, posted on the “History” section of the UK government