The Royal Yacht Britannia, seen here in 1960, was launched by Queen Elizabeth II on 16 April 1953.
Queen Elizabeth II on her way to perform the launching ceremony of the new Royal Yacht Britannia which is 125.65 meters long.
Crowds gather to bid the Britannia farewell at Portsmouth in April 1954 when she was transporting Prince Charles and Princess Anne to Tubruq to join their parents on the last stage of a Commonwealth Tour.
The interior of the veranda lounge on board the...Read Full Story
Queen Elizabeth II meets guests at the first Buckingham Palace garden party of the summer on May 22, 2012 in London, England. Around 8,000 guests attended the garden party hosted by the Queen, as temperatures in the capital soared. At least three garden parties are hosted by the Queen every summer at Buckingham Palace as a way of rewarding and recognising public service.Source zimbio.Read Full Story
A statement issued Thursday by the palace says Autumn Phillips gave birth at Gloucestershire Royal Hospital on Wednesday. The baby weighed 8 pounds and eight ounces 3.8 kilograms. Peter Phillips was present at the birth. The palace says the queen and. Queen Elizabeth II becomes great grandmother . Queen Elizabeth Ii -- Queen To Become A Great-Grandmother. Queen Elizabeth II becomes great grandmother The Daily Caller. LONDON AP Buckingham Palace says Queen Elizabeth has become a great...Read Full Story
LONDON (Reuters) - Queen Elizabeth's granddaughter Zara Phillips will marry in July, Buckingham Palace said on Wednesday, becoming the monarch's second grandchild to get married in the space of a few months.Phillips, daughter of Princess Anne and her first husband Mark Phillips, will wed the captain of England's rugby team, Mike Tindall, on July 30 in the Scottish capital, Edinburgh.The ceremony will be just three months after Prince William, elder son of heir-to-the-throne Prince Charles...Read Full Story
England rugby player Mike Tindall prepares to kiss his new bride Britain's Zara Phillips, granddaughter of Queen Elizabeth II, after their wedding ceremony at Canongate Kirk in Edinburgh, Scotland, July 30, 2011Britain celebrated the marriage of another member of the royal family Saturday, though in a decidedly more private fashion.Queen Elizabeth's eldest granddaughter, equestrian star Zara Phillips, married rugby player Mike Tindall at Canongate Kirk in Edinburgh, Scotland.Their nuptials...Read Full Story