Boris Johnson’s first Queen’s Speech as Prime Minister has drawn fire from the opposition as a pre-election stunt.
A crime crackdown dominated the first Queen’s Speech of Boris Johnson’s premiership.
Adventurer Bear Grylls said it was “so cool” to get his OBE from the Queen but she almost did not recognise him because of his new moustache.
Adventurer Bear Grylls is to receive his OBE from the Queen at a royal investiture at Buckingham Palace later on Thursday.
Jeremy Corbyn will accuse Boris Johnson of “using the Queen” to deliver a pre-election Tory party political broadcast at next week’s State Opening of Parliament.
Holding a Queen’s Speech before a general election would be a “sham” and akin to asking the Monarch to read a “trailer for the Conservative Party’s election manifesto”.
David Cameron has said “frustration” during the Scottish independence referendum campaign prompted his plea for the Queen to intervene but he now wanted to avoid making his indiscretion “worse”.
David Cameron’s admission he sought the Queen’s involvement in the Scottish independence referendum has raised questions about the legitimacy of the nation’s constitutional monarchy, an expert has said.
Boris Johnson has denied lying to the Queen in order to secure the suspension of Parliament.
Boris Johnson will make the traditional prime ministerial trip to the Queen’s Balmoral estate on Friday but the visit will be shorter than expected due to the political turmoil in Westminster.
Princess Charlotte displayed a strong family resemblance to her great-grandmother the Queen as she started her first day at school.
Rami Malek hopes fans of Freddie Mercury will be inspired by a new collection of his words and music.
The Queen has said she is “shocked and saddened” to learn of the devastation caused by Hurricane Dorian in the Bahamas.
The Queen’s image has returned to the walls of a Government building in Belfast after its controversial removal.
With a reign spanning many British governments under 14 prime ministers and dozens more in the Commonwealth, the Queen has not escaped constitutional difficulties over the years.
The Queen has been dragged into Westminster’s bitter Brexit battle after Boris Johnson asked her to suspend Parliament for more than a month.
Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s plan to hold a Queen’s Speech on October 14 has sparked an onslaught of fury as critics branded the move a “constitutional outrage”.
The Queen has approved an order to suspend Parliament – known as prorogation – during a Privy Council meeting held at her private Scottish estate of Balmoral.
Boris Johnson was accused of a “constitutional outrage” by Commons Speaker John Bercow after he risked dragging the Queen into the bitter Brexit row by announcing plans to suspend Parliament.
The Queen has approved an order to prorogue Parliament, which will effectively suspend it for a month.
Boris Johnson has rejected claims his decision to hold a Queen’s Speech on October 14 is designed to block MPs from considering ways to thwart his Brexit plans after he was accused of mounting a “coup” against Parliament.
Boris Johnson is expected to seek an extended suspension of Parliament ahead of the Queen’s Speech on October 14 in a move which could hamper efforts by MPs to block a no-deal Brexit.
Hundreds of well-wishers were treated to a royal gathering at Crathie Kirk today.
Painstaking work to restore a 300-year-old royal coat of arms on the Queen’s local church in Edinburgh has been completed.
The Queen has attended a church service near her summer residence in Aberdeenshire.
The Queen was greeted by the the Royal Regiment of Scotland’s Shetland pony mascot as she took up residence at her summer retreat.
A north-east church welcomed a special visitor when the Queen began her annual summer holiday at her Scottish retreat.
Northern Ireland Secretary Julian Smith has requested an internal review of a decision to remove a portrait of the Queen from Stormont House.
The Northern Ireland Secretary has revealed there is a picture of the Queen in his office at Stormont House.
Prime Minister Boris Johnson has reportedly broken the rule of secrecy associated with audiences with the Queen – by claiming she questioned why anyone would want the job of premier.
A discontinued Dyson product grabbed the attention of social media after being pictured at Buckingham Palace as the Queen invited Boris Johnson to become Prime Minister.
Boris Johnson will be the 14th prime minister the Queen has dealt with during her time on the throne. Here are images from PA’s archive documenting her encounters with some of Mr Johnson’s predecessors.