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Geldof: 'Don't Call Me Sir'

Knighted rocker SIR BOB GELDOF compares being called "Sir" to the embarrassment he suffers riding in a plush limousine. The Irish singer - who masterminded the legendary LIVE AID charity event in 1985 -...

Loach To Be Honoured With Degree

British film director KEN LOACH is set to pick up an honorary degree by Britain's exclusive Oxford University. The RIFF RAFF film-maker, who previously turned down an ORDER OF THE BRITISH EMPIRE (OBE) from...

Queen Blanks Guitar Gods

British royal QUEEN ELIZABETH II had no idea who ERIC CLAPTON, JIMMY PAGE and JEFF BECK were when they attended a reception at her London residence Buckingham Palace yesterday (01MAR05). The legendary guitarists were...

Melua's Royal Performance

Georgian jazz babe KATIE MELUA has successfully completed her most nerve-shredding live booking to date - performing for QUEEN ELIZABETH II at a royal concert. The CLOSEST THING TO CRAZY teen joined veteran stars...

Queen Will Miss Prince Charles Wedding

QUEEN ELIZABETH II will not attend the civil wedding of her son PRINCE CHARLES to CAMILLA PARKER BOWLES. The heir will make Parker Bowles his second wife at a ceremony on 8 April (05)...

Queen And Camilla Shun Engagement Celebration

British royal QUEEN ELIZABETH II has yet to personally congratulate her future daughter-in-law CAMILLA PARKER BOWLES on her engagement to PRINCE CHARLES, because relations remain strained between the pair. The Queen was reportedly furious...

Queen To Host Music Stars

British Royal QUEEN ELIZABETH II will host a reception with her husband PRINCE PHILLIP to celebrate the music industry's valuable contribution to British culture The doors of their official Buckingham Place residence in London...

Queen Elizabeth Ii Furious At 'Common Wedding'

British head of state QUEEN ELIZABETH II is reportedly fuming after her son PRINCE CHARLES' moved his wedding to CAMILLA PARKER BOWLES from Windsor Castle to Windsor Town Hall because of a legal hitch....

Queen Shows Support For Charles And Bowles With Ring

British royal QUEEN ELIZABETH II has shown her approval of son PRINCE CHARLES's marriage to fiancee CAMILLA PARKER BOWLES - by providing the bride-to-be' $950,000 (GBP500,000) engagement ring. The Queen made a huge...

Daltrey Slams Establishment Despite Cbe

Rock legend ROGER DALTREY has slammed the monarchy - despite meeting British royal QUEEN ELIZABETH II yesterday (9FEB05) to collect his Commander Of The British Empire (CBE) honour. The MY GENERATION singer agreed...

Daltrey Collects Cbe

Rock legend ROGER DALTREY was made a Commander Of The British Empire (CBE) by British royal QUEEN ELIZABETH II today (09JAN05) for his services to music, the entertainment industry and charity. The 60-year-old star...

Stallone Considered Writing Letter To Queen

Celebrity astrologer JACKIE STALLONE considered writing a letter to British monarch QUEEN ELIZABETH II, complaining about her treatment on UK reality TV show CELEBRITY BIG BROTHER. Movie hunk SYLVESTER STALLONE's mother claims the show...

British Royal In More Motor Trouble

British royal ZARA PHILLIPS could find herself in more trouble with police, after a UK newspaper published photographs of her parked car with an out-of-date tax disc. Under British law it is illegal to...

Prince Andrew In Spending Scandal

British royal PRINCE ANDREW is under investigation by the UK government after spending $617,500 (GBP325,000) of taxpayers' money on hiring luxury helicopters and jets. Britain's NATIONAL AUDIT OFFICE published extracts from a report on...

Madonna Wins Top Kids Award

Pop icon MADONNA has been awarded a prestigious BLUE PETER BADGE by popular British children's TV show BLUE PETER. The MATERIAL GIRL was given the brooch for appearing on the BBC programme to talk...

Prince Harry's Friend Mocked Queen

LATEST: British Royal PRINCE HARRY has further disgraced his family - by attending Saturday's (08JAN05) now-infamous fancy dress party with a friend who was dressed as his grandmother QUEEN ELIZABETH II. The third heir...

Ferguson Determined Not To Offend Queen To 'Nude' Pose

The DUCHESS OF YORK SARAH FERGUSON decided to keep herself covered up when she posed for SIR ELTON JOHN's new book - because she was determined not to offend Britain's QUEEN ELIZABETH II. The...

Waterman's Son Dies

Music producer PETE WATERMAN is mourning following the tragic death of his son. PAUL, 33 - who had been in hospital for several months battling a serious mystery illness - died at the Institute...

Full Monty Star Added To New Year Honours List

THE FULL MONTY star TOM WILKINSON, broadcaster ALAN WICKER and thespian ANNA MASSEY have joined ROGER DALTREY and British music mogul PETE WATERMAN on QUEEN ELIZABETH II's New Year Honours List. Wilkinson becomes an...

Waterman Awarded Obe From Queen

Music producer PETER WATERMAN has been made an Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) in QUEEN ELIZABETH II's annual honours list. The pop svengali, 57, has received the accolade for his...

Queen Blesses Phillips' Wedding

British royal QUEEN ELIZABETH II has allegedly given her granddaughter ZARA PHILLIPS permission to marry her rugby star boyfriend MIKE TINDALL. As 11th heir to the throne, Phillips officially requires the Queen's blessing before...

Daltrey Becomes Commander Of The British Empire

Rock legend ROGER DALTREY was made a Commander Of The British Empire (CBE) by British royal QUEEN ELIZABETH II yesterday (30DEC04) for his services to music, the entertainment industry and charity. The 60-year-old star...

Simpsons Mocks Beckham In Christmas Speech

Animated housewife MARGE SIMPSON will mock soccer ace DAVID BECKHAM's alleged infidelity in the eagerly-awaited Christmas episode (25DEC04) of hit TV show THE SIMPSONS. The cartoon mother will compare her solid marriage to HOMER,...

Rod Leads Knighthood Bets

ROD STEWART, RINGO STARR and CHARLIE WATTS are the leading rockers expected to land a knighthood in British royal QUEEN ELIZABETH II's New Year's Honours list, according to British bookmakers. WILLIAM HILL BOOKMAKERS are...

Prince Charles: 'I'll Soon Be Free To Marry Parker Bowles'

British royal PRINCE CHARLES is confident he will soon be free to marry his lover CAMILLA PARKER BOWLES. The Prince of Wales is looking forward to next year's (05) conclusion of the inquiry into...

Hurt Awarded By The Queen

British actor JOHN HURT was made a Commander Of The British Empire (CBE) by QUEEN ELIZABETH II today (09DEC04). The ALIEN star, 64, was awarded the honour for his services to drama at the...

Franz Ferdinand Snub Palace Performance

Scottish rock band FRANZ FERDINAND have snubbed British royal PRINCE WILLIAM's request for a royal command performance. The band were to set to be guests of honour at QUEEN ELIZABETH II's Christmas Reception at...

Zeffirelli To Become First Italian Knight

Italian director FRANCO ZEFFIRELLI will become the first Italian to be honoured with a knighthood, at a lavish ceremony tomorrow (24NOV04) at the British Embassy in Rome, Italy. The TEA WITH MUSSOLINI film-maker is...

Scottish Rock Band To Perform At Buckingham Palace

Scottish rock band FRANZ FERDINAND are set to play British royal residence Buckingham Palace, at the request of famous fan PRINCE WILLIAM. The 22-year-old future king and student, has asked the TAKE ME OUT...

Campbell Too Scared To Meet The Queen

NEVE CAMBPELL was too embarrassed to meet QUEEN ELIZABETH II at a London movie premiere last week (ends12NOV04) - because she plays the monarch as a young woman in a raunchy new spoof movie....

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