Queen Elizabeth II

The plans for Prince Philip’s funeral
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The plans for Prince Philip’s funeral

Duke of Edinburgh was ‘guiding force’ behind the carefully stage-managed event
16 Apr 2021
Why the marriage of Prince Philip and the Queen was ‘last of its kind’
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Expert’s view

Why the marriage of Prince Philip and the Queen was ‘last of its kind’

Duke of Edinburgh’s passing marks the end of royal dynastic unions
12 Apr 2021
What will happen after Prince Philip’s death?
Prince Philip
In Depth

What will happen after Prince Philip’s death?

The Duke of Edinburgh will be laid to rest in the grounds of Windsor Castle
9 Apr 2021
What does the British public think of the Royal Family?
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Today’s big question

What does the British public think of the Royal Family?

Prince William is the preferred choice to succeed the Queen as monarch
7 Apr 2021
Taxpayers must be told ‘who’s running royal show so badly’, says biographer
The Queen visits the new headquarters of the Royal Philatelic Society
Behind the scenes

Taxpayers must be told ‘who’s running royal show so badly’, says biographer

Expert Robert Lacey points finger at Queen’s closest advisor for failing Sussexes
11 Mar 2021
Royal racism row: what we learned from the Palace statement
The royal family on the balcony of Buckingham Palace
Between the lines

Royal racism row: what we learned from the Palace statement

Queen strikes ‘conciliatory’ tone - but leaves open questions over alleged racism
10 Mar 2021
Crisis talks at Palace amid ‘whodunnit’ race to name ‘racist royal’
The royal family attends church on Christmas Day 2018
Behind the scenes

Crisis talks at Palace amid ‘whodunnit’ race to name ‘racist royal’

Queen vetoes statement aimed at diffusing tension with Sussexes
9 Mar 2021

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Queen ‘used royal consent rule’ to lobby for law change to hide her wealth
The Queen at the Flanders' Fields Memorial Garden at Wellington Barracks.
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Queen ‘used royal consent rule’ to lobby for law change to hide her wealth

Monarch’s private lawyers dispatched to put pressure on civil servants involved in drafting new legislation
8 Feb 2021
What is in the Royal Family film they don’t want you to see?
Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh.
Why we’re talking about . . .

What is in the Royal Family film they don’t want you to see?

YouTube removes fly-on-the-wall documentary that has been ‘banned’ for 50 years
29 Jan 2021
Inside the Royals’ traditional Christmas residence
Sandringham Estate
In Depth

Inside the Royals’ traditional Christmas residence

The family usually congregate at the Norfolk country retreat - but Covid means plans have changed
18 Dec 2020
Crown Estate revenues to be ‘significantly down’ next year
A deserted Regent Street in London during the coronavirus lockdown in April 2020
In Brief

Crown Estate revenues to be ‘significantly down’ next year

Queen’s business announces big profit but value of portfolio drops by £550m as Covid crisis takes toll
21 Sep 2020
Royals to ‘scrutinise’ Harry and Meghan’s $150m Netflix deal
Harry and Meghan
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Royals to ‘scrutinise’ Harry and Meghan’s $150m Netflix deal

Duke and Duchess of Sussex have inked agreement to produce documentaries and films for the streaming service
4 Sep 2020
Prince Andrew visits Queen for Epstein ‘crisis talks’
Prince Andrew
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Prince Andrew visits Queen for Epstein ‘crisis talks’

Duke of York met with his mother at Balmoral Castle in Scotland
3 Sep 2020
Will Camilla ever be queen?
The Duchess of Cornwall and the Duchess of Cambridge
In Depth

Will Camilla ever be queen?

Jewellery experts value Duchess of Cornwall’s engagement ring at staggering £78,000
4 Aug 2020
Prince Andrew missing from Beatrice wedding pictures
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In Brief

Prince Andrew missing from Beatrice wedding pictures

Duke of York facing calls to speak to US investigators over links to late paedophile Jeffrey Epstein
20 Jul 2020
Gough Whitlam: did the Queen dismiss Australia’s PM?
Former Australian prime minister Gough Whitlam
In Depth

Gough Whitlam: did the Queen dismiss Australia’s PM?

Newly released letters reveal Palace’s role in one of the most sensational political events in Australian history
14 Jul 2020
Queen letting Johnson exercise in Buckingham Palace grounds
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Queen letting Johnson exercise in Buckingham Palace grounds

Prime minister focused on fitness after being hospitalised with Covid-19
27 May 2020
Why the Queen has two birthdays
The Queen
In Brief

Why the Queen has two birthdays

Buckingham Palace announces cancellation of festivities amid pandemic
20 Apr 2020
Praise for Queen’s historic coronavirus speech
Queen speech
In Brief

Praise for Queen’s historic coronavirus speech

Monarch is praised for giving comfort to the nation in historic speech
6 Apr 2020
Queen’s coronavirus message: what did she say?
Queen Elizabeth in Northern Ireland
In Brief

Queen’s coronavirus message: what did she say?

Monarch tells British public to combine efforts to achieve a common goal
20 Mar 2020
A history of royal divorces
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In Depth

A history of royal divorces

The monarchy has a patchy record when it comes to successful marriages
18 Feb 2020
Why Peter and Autumn Phillips are parting ways
Peter and Autumn Phillips
In Depth

Why Peter and Autumn Phillips are parting ways

Queen’s grandson and his wife are to divorce after 12 years
11 Feb 2020
The most popular British royals in 2020
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In Depth

The most popular British royals in 2020

Harry and Meghan’s popularity sinks, but millennials back the couple
6 Feb 2020
A guide to the Royal Family tree
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In Depth

A guide to the Royal Family tree

The monarchy is under huge strain as Prince Harry and Meghan break away
22 Jan 2020
Queen gives Harry and Meghan her blessing - reaction
The Queen
In Brief

Queen gives Harry and Meghan her blessing - reaction

Period of transition agreed as couple seek to step back a senior royals
14 Jan 2020
Royal ‘crisis summit’: what we know so far
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In Brief

Royal ‘crisis summit’: what we know so far

Senior royals gathering at Sandringham to discuss Harry and Meghan’s future
13 Jan 2020
Instant Opinion: Black Britons ‘know why Meghan wants out’
Meghan Markle and the Queen
In Depth

Instant Opinion: Black Britons ‘know why Meghan wants out’

Your guide to the best columns and commentary on Friday 10 January
10 Jan 2020
Christmas messages: what the Queen, Johnson and Corbyn say
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In Brief

Christmas messages: what the Queen, Johnson and Corbyn say

Her Majesty speaks of a ‘bumpy’ 12 months while party leaders applaud NHS workers
24 Dec 2019
The Week’s biggest stories of 2019
Boris Johnson and Jeremy Corbyn
In Depth

The Week’s biggest stories of 2019

From Brexit and Boris to royals and rebellion
20 Dec 2019
The strange traditions of the Queen's Speech
Queen state opening of parliament
In Depth

The strange traditions of the Queen's Speech

Rituals surrounding State Opening of Parliament are among strangest of the UK’s many unusual customs
19 Dec 2019
Is the Queen a feminist?
Queen and Meghan Markle
In Depth

Is the Queen a feminist?

The Crown star Olivia Colman sparks debate after ‘falling in love’ with Her Majesty
12 Nov 2019
Campaigners celebrate as the Queen goes fur free
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In Brief

Campaigners celebrate as the Queen goes fur free

Dresser reveals that Her Majesty will use faux fur in future outfits
6 Nov 2019
Can the Queen sack Prime Minister Boris Johnson?
Queen and Boris Johnson
In Depth

Can the Queen sack Prime Minister Boris Johnson?

Tory leader will reportedly ‘dare’ the monarch to fire him if he loses vote of no confidence
7 Oct 2019
Why everyone’s talking about Angela Kelly
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In Depth

Why everyone’s talking about Angela Kelly

The Queen’s controversial right-hand woman is publishing book about her time at the Palace
24 Sep 2019