Queen hopes Scottish voters 'think carefully' before referendum

Sep 15, 2014

Queen hopes Scottish voters 'think carefully' before referendum

Queen Elizabeth II hopes Scotland will “think very carefully” about their decision on whether to become an independent country in a closely watched referendum, British media reported on Sunday. The queen was reported to say to a well-wisher “I hope people will think very ...

Queen's secret speech for WWIII revealed

Aug 1, 2013

Queen's secret speech for WWIII revealed

British government files from 1983, opened to the public for the first time Wednesday, include an official’s view of the message Queen Elizabeth II would have broadcast to the nation in the event of World War III. The speech was drafted as part of ...

Queen to attend Thatcher funeral

Apr 10, 2013

Queen to attend Thatcher funeral

Britain's Queen Elizabeth II will lead mourners at the April 17 funeral of Margaret Thatcher, the first time the monarch will have attended the ceremony of one of her former prime ministers since Winston Churchill died in 1965.