Tag Archives: Elizabeth II

06Jan/22

The Royal Mint unveils coin collection for Her Majesty’s Platinum Jubilee

The Royal Mint has unveiled a unique commemorative portrait of Her Majesty the Queen for the launch of the Platinum Jubilee coin collection, and the first collectable UK 50p to celebrate a royal event. Continue reading

30Jan/17

UK petition to halt Trump visit exceeds one million

Over 1 million people have signed a petition urging Britain to withdraw an invitation for U.S President Donald Trump to visit London and dine with Queen Elizabeth. Continue reading

15Mar/16

Mother Teresa to be made Roman Catholic saint Sept. 4 – pope

Mother Teresa of Calcutta, a nun who dedicated her life to helping the poor, will be made a saint of the Roman Catholic Church at a ceremony on Sept. 4, Pope Francis announces.

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13Jun/15

British royals attend Trooping the Colour for Queen’s birthday

Britain’s royal family attends the annual Trooping the Colour parade which marks the Queen’s official birthday.

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06May/15

Errol Brown, lead singer of Hot Chocolate, dies aged 71

Errol Brown, the lead singer of Hot Chocolate, whose hits included ‘You Sexy Thing’ and ‘It Started with a Kiss’, has died aged 71 in the Bahamas from liver cancer
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