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Gervais' Mafia Dreams

11th October 2005

British comedian RICKY GERVAIS has declared he would rather be made a member of the Mafia than be knighted by QUEEN ELIZABETH II. The OFFICE star doubts he'll ever be knighted, but he wouldn't...

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Madonna Rejects Audience With The Queen

6th October 2005

Pop superstar MADONNA has turned down the chance to perform for British monarch QUEEN ELIZABETH II. The British-based singer was invited to sing at this year's (05) Royal Variety Performance - an annual charity...

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Beckham 'Copied' Queen's Logo

4th October 2005

VICTORIA BECKHAM is being investigated by licensing bosses, amid allegations she stole the logo for her fashion range from QUEEN ELIZABETH II. The crown symbol Beckham uses on her line for label Rock+Republic bears...

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Beyonce's Royal Neighbour

4th October 2005

Pop beauty BEYONCE KNOWLES has a royal new New York neighbour - SARAH FERGUSON, DUCHESS OF YORK. The former daughter-in-law of QUEEN ELIZABETH II has reportedly bought a $4 million (GBP2.3 million) apartment in...

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Us Breakfast Programme Given Royal Approval

30th September 2005

Popular US breakfast show GOOD MORNING AMERICA is to be broadcast live from three of British royal QUEEN ELIZABETH II's homes next week - including London's Buckingham Palace. But the generous monarch won't be...

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Mirren Defends Queen's Diana Response

22nd September 2005

Acting veteran DAME HELEN MIRREN jumped at the chance to play QUEEN ELIZABETH II in an upcoming movie, because she's always been a fan of the British monarch. Mirren, 60, insists the Queen -...

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William's Girl Groomed To Be Future Queen

19th September 2005

PRINCE WILLIAM's longterm girlfriend KATE MIDDLETON is being trained and groomed for a life in the media spotlight. The 23-year-old, who began dating William four years ago when they were both students at St...

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Prince Harry Gets Gbp5 For His Birthday

8th September 2005

British royal PRINCE HARRY is to be honoured on his 21st birthday (15SEP05) next week with a commemorative GBP5 coin. The silver disc will bear a relaxed image of the flame-haired prince based on...

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Princess Michael Slams Prince Charles

5th September 2005

British royal PRINCESS MICHAEL OF KENT has slammed PRINCE CHARLES for using his late wife DIANA, PRINCESS OF WALES as a "convenient womb" to produce his heir. The princess, whose husband PRINCE MICHAEL is...

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Richards Blows Knighthood

2nd September 2005

ROLLING STONES guitarist KEITH RICHARDS has wrecked his chance of following in bandmate SIR MICK JAGGER's footsteps and achieving a knighthood, after declaring he "could kill" QUEEN ELIZABETH II's husband PRINCE PHILIP. Richards derided...

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Jagger: 'Don't Call Me Sir Mick'

2nd September 2005

Knighted rocker SIR MICK JAGGER dislikes people calling him by his official title so much, he ensures nobody refers to him as 'Sir Mick' when he's around. The legend is proud of the title...

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Mirren To Treat Queen Normally

26th August 2005

DAME HELEN MIRREN has vowed not to be intimidated by her next role as British monarch QUEEN ELIZABETH II, and will play the part as realistically as possible. THE CALENDAR GIRLS actress takes on...

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Hollywood Producers Sued Over Idi Amin's Cannibal Portrayal

22nd August 2005

Producers of new movie THE LAST KING OF SCOTLAND are reportedly being sued by the family of late Ugandan dictator IDI AMIN over the persistent allegations of cannibalism levelled at the leader in the film....

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Princes William And Harry Wanted For Simpsons Cameo

17th August 2005

British royal PRINCE WILLIAM and his younger brother PRINCE HARRY are being headhunted by TV bosses to star in an episode of cartoon series THE SIMPSONS. Producers of the hit animated show want William...

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Ferguson Holidays With Royals

11th August 2005

PRINCE ANDREW's former wife SARAH FERGUSON, DUCHESS OF YORK has been invited on the annual Royal holiday to Balmoral for the first time in 13 years - thanks to QUEEN ELIZABETH II's shock change of...

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Princess Beatrice Gives Her First Interview

4th August 2005

British royal PRINCESS BEATRICE has granted a UK magazine her first interview to mark her 17th birthday - and she claims to lead a "normal" life. Beatrice is the eldest daughter of PRINCE ANDREW...

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Rowling More Powerful Than The Queen

31st July 2005

HARRY POTTER creator JK ROWLING has been voted more influential than British royal QUEEN ELIZABETH II in a poll of the world's most powerful women. The Scottish author came 40th in a survey compiled...

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Osbourne Planning Museum

28th July 2005

OZZY OSBOURNE has decided to open a museum dedicated to his illustrious career. The royalist rocker was inspired during a tour around British monarch QUEEN ELIZABETH II's residence BUCKINGHAM PALACE and thought it...

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Carl Davis Made A Cbe

13th July 2005

Movie composer CARL DAVIS has been made an honorary Commander Of The British Empire (CBE) by QUEEN ELIZABETH II. Davis has been recognised for composing the scores to numerous UK TV shows and films...

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Prince William Makes Solo Debut

4th July 2005

British royal PRINCE WILLIAM carried out his first solo royal engagement on behalf of his grandmother QUEEN ELIZABETH II yesterday (03JUL05) - a stark contrast to his vocation as a student at Scotland's St Andrews...

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Prince William 'Delighted' By Graduation

24th June 2005

British royal PRINCE WILLIAM was awarded his 2:1 master of arts degree in geography at Scotland's St Andrews University yesterday (23JUN05) - but he will be sad to leave the education establishment where he was...

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Mayall Gets Obe

14th June 2005

British blues legend JOHN MAYALL has become the latest celebrity named in QUEEN ELIZABETH II's birthday honours list. The guitar great, who was a mentor to PETER GREEN and ERIC CLAPTON, has been named...

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Dench Honoured In Queen's Birthday List

12th June 2005

British actress DAME JUDI DENCH has been made a Companion of Honour in British royal QUEEN ELIZABETH II's Birthday Honours list. The OSCAR-winning star - who was made a Dame of the British...

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Queen Rocker May Honoured By Queen

12th June 2005

QUEEN guitarist BRIAN MAY has been awarded a Commander of the British Empire (CBE) award in British royal QUEEN ELIZABETH II's Birthday Honours list. The WE WILL ROCK YOU musician, joins other music...

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Attenborough Receives Order Of Merit

11th June 2005

British TV naturalist DAVID ATTENBOROUGH received the prestigious Order of Merit award from QUEEN ELIZABETH II on Friday (10JUN05). The conservationist, who was knighted 20 years ago (85), admitted at the Buckingham Palace ceremony...

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Queen Cancels Edinburgh Visit Fearing Geldof's G8 Chaos

6th June 2005

British monarch QUEEN ELIZABETH II has abandoned her yearly holiday at her palace in Edinburgh, Scotland because it clashes with rocker SIR BOB GELDOF's plans to stage a massive protest outside the capital's G8 Summit...

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Boy George Laughs Off Obe

31st May 2005

Eighties pop icon BOY GEORGE has laughed off his chances of ever receiving another OFFICER OF THE ORDER OF THE BRITISH EMPIRE (OBE) from British monarch QUEEN ELIZABETH II. The former CLUB CULTURE singer...

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Paltrow And Martin Snub Royal Invite

29th May 2005

OSCAR-winning actress GWYNETH PALTROW and her husband CHRIS MARTIN have turned down an invitation from British monarch QUEEN ELIZABETH II to attend a garden party at Buckingham Palace this summer (05). The high-profile couple,...

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Mccartney's Royal Gaffe

24th May 2005

One of rock legend SIR PAUL McCARTNEY'S bandmembers committed a royal faux-pas at QUEEN ELIZABETH II's Jubilee concert in London in 2003. The former BEATLE was among a number of rock legends invited to...

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Oasis Snub Royal Invite

18th May 2005

OASIS star NOEL GALLAGHER has revealed he turned down the chance to visit British monarch QUEEN ELIZABETH II at Buckingham Palace last year (04), because he has no respect for the royal family. The...

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