Queen Elizabeth II's recent hospitalization has made Prince Harry more resolute to return to the U.K. to visit her with his wife Meghan Markle,Archie, and Lilibet before or at the holidays, Us Weekly reports.
Queen Elizabeth II turned down a prize celebrating the elderly, assessing that at 95 she did not meet the criteria, The Oldie magazine said Tuesday. The publication wrote to palace officials in July to ask if she would accept its Oldie of the Year award, which was previously given to her late husband and her own mother. But in a reply dated August 21 from her Balmoral estate in northeast Scotland, the monarch's assistant private secretary, Tom Laing-Baker, made his boss' apologies. 'Her Majesty believes you are as old as you feel, as such The Queen does not believe she
She’s got a better social life than me and she’s half a century older. It’s no wonder the Queen needs a lie down, she’s been gadding about so much, she’s making me giddy from my vantage point on the sofa.
Britain's Queen Elizabeth, 95, was back at her desk at Windsor Castle on Friday after she spent a night in hospital for the first time in years for what Buckingham Palace termed "preliminary investigations".
LONDON (AP) — Britain's Queen Elizabeth II spent a night in a hospital for checks this week after canceling an official trip to Northern Ireland on medical advice, Buckingham Palace said Thursday. The palace said the 95-year-old British monarch went to the private King Edward VII's Hospital in London on Wednesday for “preliminary investigations.” It said she returned to her Windsor Castle home at lunchtime on Thursday, "and remains in good spirits.”
The F-35B fifth generation fighter jet made a vertical landing on a UK warship near Mumbai. The fighter aircraft landed on the British Royal Navy aircraft carrier in the Arabian Sea. The warship HMS Queen Elizabeth is in India for a joint exercise with Indian forces. Earlier, the fighter aircraft was seen taking off from the HMS Queen Elizabeth. The F-35B fifth generation aircraft is manufactured by Lockheed Martin. It can conduct air-to-surface, electronic warfare & air-to-air missions simultaneously. The UK's Carrier Strike Group, led by HMS Queen Elizabeth arrived at the Bay of Bengal last week. The joint exercise aimed at ensuring a free, open Indo-Pacific region, said the British High Commission. Watch the full video for more.
Britain's Queen Elizabeth said she was irritated by world leaders who talk about climate change but do nothing to address global warming, and added it was still unclear who would turn up at the COP26 climate summit in Glasgow.
Britain showed off its HMS Queen Elizabeth aircraft carrier to Japan's defence chief on Monday at a naval base near Tokyo, marking the start of a permanent military presence in a region trying to come to grips with China's growing power.
Elizabeth II (Elizabeth Alexandra Mary, born 21 April 1926) is the constitutional monarch of sixteen independent sovereign states known as the Commonwealth realms: the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Jamaica, Barbados, the Bahamas, Grenada, Papua New Guinea, the Solomon Islands, Tuvalu, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Belize, Antigua and Barbuda, and Saint Kitts and Nevis.