British TV gardner Alan Titchmarsh has discovered a species of psychedelic mushroom which causes florid hallucinations growing on the grounds of Buckingham Palace, London, where Queen Elizabeth II lives.
Scotland Yard reported a 44-year-old man who tried to enter Buckingham Palace while he carried a knife was arrested today. The man allegedly attempted to enter through the palace's north centre gate at about 11:30 but was immediately stopped.
Following an overnight stay at King Edward Vll hospital after a bout of gastroenteritis and some time off of the throne to recover, the beloved monarch returns to her regular duties next week.
A happy and smiling Queen Elizabeth was released from the King Edward Vll hospital Monday afternoon where she graciously thanked the staff and caregivers who had helped her recover from gastroenteritis.
London’s Metropolitan Police have confirmed that a man was disabled with a taser outside the Queen’s residence, Buckingham Palace, in London. The man is reported to have broken through a cordon and held a knife to his throat.
A British soldier from Sutherland Highlands Private Bryan Johnson, who fought the Taliban and saved a wounded colleague in a heroic rescue, proposed to his girlfriend at the ceremony in Buckingham Palace in which he received a gallantry medal.
Not one but two wedding cakes are to be served to those lucky enough to be invited to the UK royal wedding later this month. However, it appears that plans for a third cake, meant for the general British public, have been abandoned.
Figures just released, covering the twelve months to March 31 2009, show that the cost of running the British Royal Household in that time rose to £41.5m from the £40m that was required in the previous twelve month period.
Buckingham Palace has been the home of the monarchy since 1703. It is a tourist staple when visiting London but for the British people it is the place they gather in times of celebration and of national sorrow.
LONDON, ENGLAND - The first Lord Mayor's Show of the 21st
century on Saturday November 11 promises to be a spectacular celebration
to welcome into office the new Lord Mayor, Alderman David Howard. Over
half a million spectators are expected to cr...
LONDON - British Cabinet Office Minister Mo Mowlam has called for the Royal
family to be moved out of Buckingham Palace and rehoused in a modern
building, it was reported today.
In a magazine interview, Mowlam suggested old palaces could be used...