Elizabeth II marks 67th Anniversary of Accession

On 6 February 2019, Britain’s longest-reigning monarch marks 67 years on the throne. The Queen usually spends the day in private at Sandringham, before boarding a train the following day back to London, ready for another year of official engagements. The bells at Westminster Abbey rang out at 1.00 pm, and a 62-gun salute was…

Queen Elizabeth II Invites US President Donald Trump For State Visit

Queen Elizabeth has invited the new US President Donald Trump and the First Lady to Britain for a state visit later this year. British Prime Minister Theresa May made the announcement during a media conference on Friday, 27 January 2017. Embed from Getty Images "I have today been able to convey her Majesty, the Queen’s…

Podcast: Prince Philip’s Knighthood, Charles I and Winston Churchill

The Queen's Australian Wattle Brooch

Our first show for 2015, with Prince Philip's knighthood, remembering Auschwitz 70 years later, King Charles I and Winston Churchill. The Queen's Wattle Brooch An exhibition, A Fine Possession: Jewellery and Identity, at the Powerhouse Museum in Sydney features the Queen's Wattle Brooch, which is on loan until 30 April. Visit the Powerhouse Museum for…