The Queen Mother's brilliant advice to the Queen revealed The monarch's friend Lady Penn revealed the advice in a new documentary The Queen Mother's sage piece of advice to her daughter has been revealed in a new documentary, Elizabeth: Our Queen. Lady Penn, a former lady in waiting to the Queen Mother and a friend of the Queen, has opened up about their bond, saying that a young Princess Elizabeth used to struggle with her confidence. "The Queen Mother told the Queen when she was very young to be brave," Lady Penn said. "I think the Queen probably when she was young felt walking into a room full of people was rather daunting. So she said to her, 'What you want to do, when you walk into a room, is walk through the middle of the door.' And I think by that she meant, don't sort of go in...
How Queen Elizabeth & Prince Philip Spent Their Unexpected Day Off Tags: Queen, Queen Elizabeth, Prince Philip, Unexpected, Day Off, Couple, Royal Couple
Prince George Looks Like Prince William & Princess Charlotte Looks Like 'Gan Gan' The Queen Tags: Prince George, Prince William, Prince Charlotte, Prince Harry, Gan Gan, Queen Elizabeth II, Queen, Elizabeth
The Queen enjoys a day in the sunshine at the Epsom Derby! The monarch wore a cheerful yellow outfit to attend the annual race day The Queen looked to be having a wonderful time at the races on Saturday as she attended the annual Epsom Derby Festival. Dressed in a bright yellow coat, a floral patterned dress and yellow hat with pretty flower detail, the monarch looked radiant in her summery ensemble. She teamed her cheerful outfit with pearl earrings and a matching pearl necklace, completing her look perfectly. The Queen looked happy as she enjoyed a day at the races On arrival at the racecourse, the Queen was met by Julia Budd, Chairman of the Epson Downs Racecourse in Surrey. The Derby is one of the highlights of the Queen’s calendar and she clearly enjoyed the day out, smi
Queen surprises couple at wedding. Tags: Queen, Surprises, Couple, Wedding
The Queen's look of horror at Turkish first lady's footwear ( 23 November 2011) One always hopes one’s guests will be comfortable. But sometimes they don’t do themselves any favours. As the Queen greeted the first lady of Turkey yesterday, she couldn’t help an admonishing glance at her guest’s six-inch platform shoes. Hayrunnisa Gul, wife of Turkey’s president, tottered gingerly on to the red carpet as she and her husband arrived for lunch at Buckingham Palace. The Queen, in her usual sensible court shoes, appeared somewhat taken aback by her glamorous guest’s footwear. Maybe she was worried about Mrs Gul tripping up on the carpet. Or fretting how she would manage all the stairs in the palace, which has few lifts. No matter. Mrs Gul is something of a stilleto expert. In September s
Beaming Queen drives herself back home after day at Royal Windsor Horse Show The 91-year-old monarch was photographed in her Range Rover at Windsor The Queen was all smiles as she drove herself back home after an enjoyable day at the Royal Windsor Horse Show. Her Majesty, 91, beamed from ear-to-ear as she was pictured in the driving seat of her Range Rover. The royal, who was a mechanic during the Second World War, has always insisted on taking the wheel when she can and it's clear she still has a fondness for motoring At Wednesday's event, the Queen had every reason to smile. Her horse Tower Bridge competed in the Cuddy Heavyweight Hunter Class in the Frogmore Arena, finishing second in the competition. The monarch took in the action alongside TV gardener Alan Titchmarsh, who w...
Prince Philip, 95, is standing down from official duty, it has been announced. Buckingham Palace released a statement on Thursday, saying: "His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh has decided that he will no longer carry out public engagements from the autumn of this year. In taking this decision, The Duke has the full support of the Queen. Prince Philip will attend previously scheduled engagements between now and August, both individually and accompanying The Queen. Thereafter, The Duke will not be accepting new invitations for visits and engagements, although he may still choose to attend certain public events from time to time. "The Duke of Edinburgh is Patron, President or a member of over 780 organisations, with which he will continue to be associated, although he will no long
Kate Middleton Refuses More Royal Engagements After Princess Charlotte – Queen Battles for Control? Tags: Kate Middleton, Royal Engagement, Royal, Engagement, Princess Charlotte, Queen, Battles, Control
Britain's Got Talent 2017: Prince Harry admits Queen's an avid viewer, past winner reveals BRITAIN'S GOT TALENT winner Richard Jones exclusively revealed that the Queen watched his winning performance during last year's finals of the ITV show. Speaking exclusively to Express co uk, the magician revealed his pride at performing for the Royals in both a magic and military capacity. He explained: "I've performed for the Royal family loads of times with my role in the army, but the Royal Variety was the first time doing it with magic. "I did see Prince Harry a few weeks after the final and he said he watched the semi-final when I was performing. He said he watched the final on YouTube because he missed it. He said he loved it, so that's good!" Richard, 26, then revealed that...