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October 15, 2018 12:15 AM Harry and Meghan arrive in Australia on first official tour

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have arrived in Sydney to begin an official visit to Australia, Fiji, Tonga and New Zealand. It is the couple's first official royal tour since getting married in May. The 16-day trip coincides with the fourth Invictus Games, beginning in Sydney on Saturday, and includes dozens of official events. Prince Harry and Meghan 7

October 14, 2018 3:11 PM Red Arrows’ longest serving pilot retires: Falklands pilot steps down after 2500 flights

The longest-serving Red Arrows pilot ever - who flew the Tornado F3 over the Falklands and for the Queen in this year's RAF 100 celebrations - has retired. Ten years and 2,585 flights after his first day, Squadron Leader Mike Ling has flown 29 different Hawk jets for a total of 1,765 hours during his career, which has seen him visit 46 countries 9

October 11, 2018 1:12 AM London Bridge attack: Skateboard hero to receive bravery award

A skateboarder who died trying to help a woman who was stabbed during the London Bridge attack is to be honoured with a posthumous bravery award. Spanish national Ignacio Echeverría, 39, used his skateboard to try and and hit one of the terrorists who killed eight people on 3 June last year. His dad Joaquín Echeverría Alonso will be presented with the George 8

September 30, 2018 10:26 AM Queen’s first openly gay footman reportedly demoted due to high public profile

The first openly gay footman to serve Queen Elizabeth II has reportedly quit his job after being demoted from his position because of “courting publicity,” The Sun reported on Sunday. Ollie Roberts, a 21-year-old who has previously served in the Royal Air Force, was recently appointed to the role of personal footman to the monarch, which required him to live on the grounds 27

September 24, 2018 2:58 AM Buckingham Palace: Man released over 'Taser' keyring error

A man arrested at Buckingham Palace on suspicion of possessing a Taser has been released by police. The 38-year-old, a visitor to London from the Netherlands, was detained at the visitors' entrance to the palace at about 12:45 BST on Sunday. Scotland Yard said his possession of the device, which was low-powered and part of a keyring, was a genuine error 13

September 23, 2018 3:18 PM Buckingham Palace EMERGENCY: Police swoop on ‘man with firearm’ at Royal residence

POLICE have arrested a man at Buckingham Palace on suspicion of possessing a firearm. Officers rushed to the Queen’s London residence shortly before 1pm this afternoon. A statement from the force said: “Police were called at 12.47pm on Sunday, 23 September to a report of a man detained by security staff at the visitor entrance to Buckingham Palace 10

September 23, 2018 9:56 AM The Queen bursts into giggles as BIRD ruins Christmas speech

THIS is the moment the Queen bursts into laughter when she is asked to start her Christmas speech from the beginning after being interrupted by the sound of a bird singing in Buckingham Palace’s grounds. The 92-year-old monarch was delivering her 2017 Christmas message when the noisy animal forces Her Majesty to start again. The hilarious exchange has been revealed 9

September 17, 2018 2:06 PM Enzo Calzaghe: Champion boxing coach dies, aged 69

Enzo Calzaghe, the father of former world boxing champion Joe, has died aged 69. The trainer helped Joe become a two-weight world champion in an undefeated 46-fight career as a professional. Despite having no experience as a trainer before coaching his son, Enzo also led Gavin Rees and Enzo Maccarinelli to world titles. "The family are devastated to have to announce 26

July 20, 2018 8:13 AM Prince Charles recreates home at Buckingham Palace

Members of the public can get a glimpse of the Prince of Wales' home, as he moves some of his most treasured items to the Queen's home, Buckingham Palace, for an exhibition to mark his 70th birthday. More than 100 pieces - from private paintings and personal photographs to ornaments and soft furnishings - have been selected by Prince Charles for the "Prince 11

July 9, 2018 7:50 AM Trump to welcome Red Arrows to the US as they fly to America to promote Brexit Britain

DONALD Trump is set to welcome the Red Arrows to the United States as the British daredevils travel across the pond to promote post-Brexit Britain. The iconic red airplanes and their pilots can perfectly showcase British excellence around the world, UK officials believe. A source told the Sun: “The Red Arrows embodies everything that is great about Britain 16