Tag Archive: London

Our Queen is awesome.

Taken from G. D.  Falksen.

The Queen’s Speech

Well, 2012 has been a cracker. In this broadcast, H. M. looks back on her Diamond Jubilee celebrations and our success at the Olympics. Enjoy!

Welcome to Queen Elizabeth Land

Yesterday the Queen was invited to attend a cabinet meeting, a weekly gathering of the top politicians in the UK and hosted at 10 Downing Street. British monarchs, who traditionally don’t get involved… Continue reading

H.M. visits the Bank of England

Today the Queen, with Prince Philip by her side, visited the Bank of England. Wearing a pale lilac coat, complimented by an amethyst and diamond brooch, she clutched a bouquet of pale roses.… Continue reading

Kate Middleton leaves hospital

Queen Victoria’s Crown

Queen Victoria’s Small Crown, designed in 1870, will be on display this summer in London. As part of the celebrations for the Diamond Jubilee, the Queen has released a large selection of her… Continue reading

Royal Mothers, Daughters, and Granddaughters at the Olympics

An unusual historic moment occurred as the Queen opened the London 2012 Olympics, as she became the first reigning monarch to open a second Olympic competition in her lifetime. In 1976 Elizabeth II,… Continue reading

A motivational song for Team GB (and the USA, too):

The Olympics Medal Table… Team GB ROCK!

I’m posting this just because… Team GB are making us all even prouder to be British. Keep going guys and girls, we’re completely behind you all the way! And kudos to the USA,… Continue reading