Updates, pictures and videos from Buckingham Palace about the work and activities of The Queen and members of The Royal Family.
“I send my good wishes for tomorrow with the hope that history will record not only your success but also the spirit, commitment and pride with which you have conducted yourselves.” A message from Her Majesty The Queen to Gareth Southgate & @England ahead of the #EURO2020 Final.
Wishing The Duchess of Cornwall a very happy birthday today! #HappyBirthdayHRH 🎂 Find out more about The Duchess’s life and work:
"I and the whole nation will be cheering for you...you have all worked incredibly hard for this moment, during the most challenging of times." A message from The Princess Royal to @TeamGB ahead of #Tokyo2020
Ahead of VJ Day next month, The Duke of Kent and The Countess of Wessex visited Brookwood Military Cemetery to pay tribute to all fallen Commonwealth service personnel. The Duke is President of @CWGC and The Countess is Patron of the Java Far East Prisoners of War Club.
‘So, you’re taking over a very important job.’ 🍁 Yesterday The Queen spoke to Ms. Mary Simon who has recently been appointed as the next @GGDavidJohnston .
@GGDavidJohnston Ms. Simon is the 13th Governor General of Canada to be appointed during Her Majesty’s 69 year reign. Ms. Simon has attained national and international recognition for her work on Arctic and Indigenous issues, and as an advocate for Inuit rights and culture.
It is with deep sorrow that Her Majesty The Queen has announced the death of her beloved husband, His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. His Royal Highness passed away peacefully this morning at Windsor Castle.
“He has, quite simply, been my strength and stay all these years, and I, and his whole family, and this and many other countries, owe him a debt greater than he would ever claim, or we shall ever know.” -Her Majesty The Queen, 1997.
The Queen speaks of light overcoming darkness, and the hope that Easter symbolises, in a special message recorded to mark the Easter weekend.