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The Empire Haunts Britain

The Windrush scandal reveals the complex reality of Britain’s relationships with its former colonies. Those who champion the Commonwealth now might need to reckon with its past before investing too much hope in its future. 6 more words


Alfie Evans petition gathers nearly 75,000 signatures for the Queen to intervene

A petition has been launched for the Queen to protect the life of Alfie Evans after a High Court judge said doctors could turn off his life-support. 590 more words


Queen Elizabeth II

Queen Elizabeth II was born on April 21, 1926 in London, at that time she was Princess Elizabeth Alexandra Mary. She was the daughter of Prince Albert and Lady Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon and it didn’t look like she was ever going to make it to become the queen. 516 more words

It's A Prince!

It’s a Prince! HRH The Duchess of Cambridge has safely delivered a boy! Congratulations!

The new Prince is 5th in line to the throne. Because of the Succession to the Crown Act 2013 this new Prince will not supplant Princess Charlotte in the line of succession. 109 more words

Kings And Queens Of England

Kate Middleton Gave Birth to Her Third Child

Alya Putrinya – Prince William’s wife, Kate Middleton is reported to have given birth to their third child in Lindo Wing St Mary’s hospital on Monday (23/4) London time. 164 more words

International News

The Queen is not amused as Ed Balls plays the banjolele at her birthday bash

A brilliant bemused look from the Queen as Ed Balls plays the banjo at her 92nd birthday party #HappyBirthdayHerMajesty pic.twitter.com/JWoHGeydOc

— Jono Read (@jonoread) April 21, 2018…

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One Meghan Markle is very amused as Shaggy grinds across the stage at Queen's 92nd birthday bash

Meghan Markle was caught on Saturday looking rather bemused after Shaggy performed his sex reggae number Mr Bombastic for The Queen – although we can’t blame her. 370 more words