Queen Elizabeth II
Bank of England Reveals King Charles III Banknote Designs
The Bank of England has unveiled plans to keep a lasting legacy alive with the circulation of new banknotes featuring King Charles III in mid-2024. The United Kingdom's central bank made the first public announcement on the design in the...
Rolling Stones Honored With UK Collectible Coin for 60th Anniversary
The Rolling Stones, the legendary UK rock band, have been honored with a UK collectible coin for their sixtieth anniversary. The official maker of British coins in the United Kingdom, Royal Mint, has celebrated the rock band’s anniversary by making...
King Charles Sells Queen Elizabeth’s Beloved Race Horses
King Charles is preparing to sell the late Queen’s beloved race horses as he begins "winding down" his mother's racing operation. At Newmarket's Tattersalls this month, a third of the top racehorses he inherited will be sold, and top of...
Netflix’s The Crown With a New Queen
The Crown, a drama series about Queen Elizabeth II and her extended family, will premiere season five on November 9th with Imelda Staunton as the new queen. The debut will come two months after the repose of Queen Elizabeth II...
The Queen’s Funeral: Britain’s Longest Reigning Monarch Laid to Rest
Queen Elizabeth II's funeral is on Monday. It will take place at London’s Westminster Abbey, the building in which she received her crown as Queen and later married. The royal family, close friends and Heads of State such as Biden...
Crowds Fill London Streets for Procession of Queen to Lie in State
Thousands lined up along the streets of London for the procession of Queen Elizabeth II’s coffin to Westminster Hall, the home of the UK Parliament, to lie the queen in state. Crowds of mourners packed the streets between Buckingham Palace...
Procession of Coffin of Queen Elizabeth II Begins in Scotland
Thousands of people are expected to line the route along which Queen Elizabeth II's coffin will be driven from Balmoral Castle to Edinburgh.
Charles III Proclaimed King in Historic Ceremony
Charles III was formally proclaimed king of Great Britain at a historic ceremony at St James's Palace on Saturday morning.
God Save the King—Brits to Sing a Different National Anthem
The British, most of whom have lived under only one monarch, are ready to brace for new changes including singing a different national anthem, ‘God save the...King,’ after the repose of Queen Elizabeth II. Being the most well-known national anthem...
Princess Alice, Philip’s Mother, and Her Life of Philanthropy in Greece
Prince Philip's mother, Princess Alice, lived a tumultuous life of tragedy but also of great philanthropic work in Greece.