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Banksy uses The Queen to apologise to Palestinians

Banksy uses The Queen to apologise to Palestinians

The street artist, Banksy, is once again making headlines. This time it is for using Her Majesty The Queen in an apology to Palestinians. Holding a royal “apology” party for Britain’s support of a Jewish homeland in Palestine, Banksy carved a royal mural into the wall that separates Gaza and Israel with the words “er sorry”. ER also stands for Elizabeth Regina. Adding on the roman numerals II is…

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Can The Queen retire but not abdicate?

Can The Queen retire but not abdicate?

At 91-years-old and no signs of slowing down, many wonder how much longer The Queen can or will go on. Very few people believe Her Majesty will ever abdicate the throne which she has held since the age of 25. When still a Princess, Elizabeth said in a 1947 speech: “I declare before you all that my whole life whether it be long or short shall be devoted to your service.” But what comes should Her…

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All the pictures from the Spanish State Banquet

All the pictures from the Spanish State Banquet

Last night, Her Majesty hosted King Felipe and Queen Letizia of Spain at Buckingham Palace for the State Banquet part of the Spanish State Visit. Embed from Getty Images The younger senior Royals held their ground, with Prince Harry attending his first ever State Banquet and the Duchess of Cambridge stealing the show in the Cambridge Lover’s Knot tiara, pearl earring that are thought to be from…

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Queen’s speech before Spanish State Banquet

Queen’s speech before Spanish State Banquet

During every State Visit, a lavish banquet is held and the visiting dignitaries or royalty are the guests of honour. Senior members of the Royal Family usually are in attendance as well. At tonight’s state banquet, The Queen, Duke of Edinburgh, The Prince of Wales, Duchess of Cornwall, Anne, the Princess Royal, the Countess of Wessex, The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and for his first ever…

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The Queen’s car with built-in handbag tray up for auction

The Queen’s car with built-in handbag tray up for auction

Care for a car with a royal history? The Queen and Prince Philip’s custom Daimler is going up for auction! Expected to bring in £55,000, the five-speed automatic was Her Majesty’s from June 2001 to January 2007 and was often seen taking Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip from Buckingham Palace to Windsor Castle. In true royal fashion, the Racing Green car includes an extendable handbag tray and no…

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Details of Spanish State Visit announced

Details of Spanish State Visit announced

The State Visit that was cancelled last year due to the corruption scandal will now take place from 12-14 July. King Felipe and Queen Letizia of Spain will visit Her Majesty at Buckingham Palace later this month. The last State Visit from Spain to the UK was quite some time ago, in 1986 to be exact by King Juan Carlos and Queen Sofia. In 1998, Queen Elizabeth and the Duke of Edinburgh went to…

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