Britain's Queen Elizabeth (90) missed a traditional Christmas church service on Sunday for the first time in decades due to a heavy cold, a Buckingham Palace spokesman said.
Palace officials today revealed key details about the upcoming royal wedding, announcing that Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams will marry Prince William and Kate Middleton on April 29.
Catherine Middleton looks set to get two princes for the price of one this month with news emerging she will start married life living at her brother-in-law's.
Britain's Prince Charles paid a personal tribute to his "mama", Queen Elizabeth, lauding her for providing stability as Britain prepares for four days of public celebration to mark the 60th anniversary of her accession to the throne.
British officials have revived Cold War emergency plans to relocate the royal family should there be riots in London if Britain suffers a disruptive departure from the European Union next month.
Equality is not normally something associated with the royal family but British MPs are doing their level best to change discriminatory succession laws.
Football star David Beckham will be there with his pop star wife Victoria. Elton John is attending with partner David Furnish. And the Venerable Bogoda Seelawimala will be there too, probably one of the few guests at the wedding of the year wearing orange Buddhist robes.
A beaming Queen Elizabeth enjoyed a day at the races, indulging a lifelong passion for horses at the launch of four days of nationwide Diamond Jubilee celebrations to mark her 60 years on the British throne.
With 100 days to go before the royal wedding, 13 young women have decided to mark the occasion by dressing as Kate Middleton and gathering at the gates outside Buckingham Palace.
Everyone wants to get close to Prince William as his wedding approaches - but it turns out the future king can't always get the restaurant table he wants.
Queen Elizabeth waved from her Buckingham Palace balcony to the cheering masses and thanked millions of well-wishers at the end of four days of spectacular Diamond Jubilee celebrations marking her 60th year on the throne.
Prince William is to open the New Zealand Supreme Court building in January, Prime Minister John Key announced today.
The dress Kate Middleton wore in her official engagement photo with Prince William is now available to the public.
Sharp-eyed tourists outside Buckingham Palace had a rare opportunity to see Prince William on horseback.
Britain's Prince Harry was happy to poke fun at himself when he made his first official public appearance since pictures of him cavorting naked while on holiday in Las Vegas were published.
Britain's Queen Elizabeth II has warned newspapers not to run unauthorized paparazzi photos of the royal family, Buckingham Palace has confirmed.
A call has gone out for staff to serve popular royal newlyweds the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge.