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Mckellen Meets Queen For Another Honour

25th June 2008

SIR IAN MCKELLEN has received another accolade from British monarch QUEEN ELIZABETH II, in recognition of his acting work. The Lord of the Rings star was knighted by the Queen in 1991 for his outstanding...

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Lydon Understands The Queen After Watching Mirren's Portrayal

13th June 2008

Punk icon JOHN LYDON has a newfound respect for British monarch QUEEN ELIZABETH II after watching HELEN MIRREN portray her on the big screen. The Sex Pistols star, who once sneered at royalty in the...

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Combs Plans Royal Meeting

10th June 2008

Rapper SEAN COMBS is devising a plan to meet British monarch QUEEN ELIZABETH II - because he is convinced she is the last celebrity who could render him starstruck. The hip-hop mogul has befriended many...

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Fascinating Fact 5402

4th June 2008

Beloved British chat show host MICHAEL PARKINSON has been presented with a knighthood by U.K. monarch QUEEN ELIZABETH II. The TV personality was given the award at a ceremony at Buckingham Palace in London on...

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Weller: 'I'll Never Accept Honour From The Queen'

23rd May 2008

Rock veteran PAUL WELLER has warned Britain's QUEEN ELIZABETH II he'll snub future invitations to become a CBE - because he doesn't approve of the monarchy. The Wildwood singer recently turned down the Commander of...

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Halliwell: 'The Queen Has Girl Power'

8th May 2008

Former SPICE GIRL star GERI HALLIWELL has hailed British monarch QUEEN ELIZABETH II as a pioneer of the girl power cause. The singer has lavished praise on the 82-year-old, insisting she has "never lost her...

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Derby Wins Ratings Race

5th May 2008

NBC's coverage of the Kentucky Derby on Saturday earned a 9.5 rating and a 21 share, down an insignificant 3 percent from last year when many viewers likely tuned in to see Queen Elizabeth II,...

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The Things They Say 8165

30th April 2008

"I got a letter saying, 'Blah, blah - and the Prime Minister would like to have his photograph taken with you.' I don't want to have my picture taken with a war criminal." PAUL WELLER...

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Mcfadden Compares Queen To A Sweet

29th April 2008

Irish singer BRIAN MCFADDEN was so nervous when he met British royal QUEEN ELIZABETH II for the first time, he compared her to a chocolate-covered candy. The former WESTLIFE singer was so overcome by meeting...

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Fascinating Fact 5212

21st April 2008

British monarch QUEEN ELIZABETH II is marking her 82nd birthday on Monday (21Apr08) with a low-key celebration. The Queen will celebrate turning a year older with a quiet dinner at her second London residence Windsor...

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Eels Invite The Queen To Gig

18th February 2008

THE EELS frontman MARK EVERETT has invited British monarch QUEEN ELIZABETH II to watch the band perform live in London. The rocker, who is better known by his stage name E, wrote to Buckingham Palace...

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British Queen Targetted By Terrorists

13th January 2008

British monarch QUEEN ELIZABETH II narrowly avoided an assassination attempt by Al Qaeda terrorists at the Commonwealth summit last year (07), after authorities in Uganda foiled a plot to bomb the meeting of international leaders....

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Minogue Claims Obe On Queen's Honours List

29th December 2007

KYLIE MINOGUE has a very special reason to celebrate the New Year - she has learned she'll pick up an Order of the British Empire (OBE) medal after landing a place on British monarch QUEEN...

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Queen Elizabeth Ii Signs Up To Youtube

23rd December 2007

British monarch QUEEN ELIZABETH II has set up her very own 'Royal Channel' on video-sharing site YouTube.com. Footage available on the channel includes old and recent footage of the British royal family - with the...

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Fascinating Fact 4547

20th December 2007

British monarch QUEEN ELIZABETH II will become the country's oldest monarch on Saturday (22Dec07) - overtaking her great-great grandmother Queen Victoria who in 1901 aged 81 years and 243 days.

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Grant's Love For The Queen

17th December 2007

Actor HUGH GRANT has a secret crush on British monarch QUEEN ELIZABETH II, according to ex-girlfriend JEMIMA KHAN. The Notting Hill star would often dream about the 80-year-old royal leading to a "stalkerish obsession", according...

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The Things They Say 6494

12th December 2007

"I can't go on being royal, can I? Have to have a little sex, drugs, rock 'n' roll in my acting life!" DAME HELEN MIRREN, who won an Oscar for her performance as QUEEN ELIZABETH...

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Fascinating Fact 4451

6th December 2007

American comedienne JOAN RIVERS stunned the audience at the U.K.'s Royal Variety Performance on Tuesday night (04Dec07), by launching into a foul-mouthed tirade in front of British monarch, QUEEN ELIZABETH II and her husband PRINCE...

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Le Bon: 'Knighthood Is Pointless Without Execution Privileges'

26th November 2007

British singer SIMON LE BON harbours no dreams of being knighted by QUEEN ELIZABETH II - because the honour is pointless if he can't chop people's heads off. The Duran Duran frontman wishes becoming a...

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Minogue Humiliated By Racy Waxwork

23rd November 2007

KYLIE MINOGUE was humiliated after waxwork specialists Madame Tussauds debuted a sculpture of the singer in a racy position. The international museum chain depicted the pop star on all fours with her backside in...

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Queen Marks 60th Wedding Anniversary

20th November 2007

British monarch QUEEN ELIZABETH II and her husband the DUKE OF EDINBURGH celebrated their diamond wedding anniversary on Monday (19Nov07) with a rousing Thanksgiving service in London's Westminster Abbey - the church where they married...

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Fascinating Fact 4317

18th November 2007

British monarch QUEEN ELIZABETH II and her husband PRINCE PHILLIP will celebrate their diamond wedding anniversary on Tuesday (20Nov07). The couple has been married for 60 years.

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One Takes One's Place At Glamour's Top Table

7th November 2007

Queen Elizabeth II has been named in Vogue's list of the world's most glamorous women.A surprise choice, the monarch makes the Top 50 Definitive List of Today's Glamorous Women, with her distinctive style and 'iconic...

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Fascinating Fact 4237

5th November 2007

British monarch QUEEN ELIZABETH II has been named alongside KATE MOSS and CLAUDIA SCHIFFER as one of the world's most glamorous women in December (07) issue of Vogue magazine.

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Queen Tours Bond Set

2nd November 2007

British monarch QUEEN ELIZABETH II has been treated to an exclusive tour of the new JAMES BOND set. The royal, 86, visited London's Pinewood Studios on Friday (02Nov07), where she watched a live feature film...

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Fox Avoids Billie Mishap

30th October 2007

Actor James Fox has revealed he is relieved to have avoided the embarrassment of starring in future daughter-in-law Billie Piper's latest project.Speaking at the UK premiere of his new film Mister Lonely, Fox - father...

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The Things They Say 5870

16th October 2007

"I've got a lot of time for the Queen. She's fun, she's funny, she's amazing. The Queen's a babe." SIR PAUL MCCARTNEY is a big fan of British monarch QUEEN ELIZABETH II...

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Margoyles Terrified Of The Queen

15th October 2007

Veteran British actress MIRIAM MARGOYLES is terrified of British royal QUEEN ELIZABETH II. The 66-year-old star once met the monarch at an official engagement, but was reprimanded by the Queen for interrupting a conversation -...

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Bbc Controller Resigns After Queen Row

5th October 2007

BBC One boss PETER FINCHAM has resigned following the row over manipulated footage on a documentary on QUEEN ELIZABETH II. The BBC was forced to apologise to the Queen earlier this year (Jul07) after it...

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Mirren Sought The Queen's Permission

2nd October 2007

DAME HELEN MIRREN wrote to QUEEN ELIZABETH II to seek her blessing before embarking on her Oscar-winning role in THE QUEEN. Mirren wowed critics, film fans and lifted the Best Actress Academy award for her...

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