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Man charged over 1982 IRA troop bombings in heart of London
British police charged an Irish man on Wednesday over a 1982 bombing that killed four soldiers on horseback in the heart of London, one of the most high-profile attacks by IRA guerrillas trying to end British rule in Northern Ireland.
Tue May 21, 2013
Darlington and Stockton Times
Return of Royal Charter will form centrepiece of Darlington college anniversary celebrations
Queen Elizabeth Sixth Form College in Vane Terrace, is in the middle of its 450th birthday celebrations, with a host of events going on inside the college and in the wider community.
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Harry Potter book with author notes sold for $228K
Author J.K. Rowling attends photocall ahead of her reading from 'The Casual Vacancy' at the Queen Elizabeth Hall on September 27, 2012 in London, England.
Ringo Starr, royal family go for flower power at Chelsea Flower Show
As he has in years past, Ringo Starr attended the photo op for the annual Chelsea Flower Show Monday in the UK.
Mon May 20, 2013
HMS Ark Royal towed from Portsmouth at start of sad final journey to Turkish scrapyard
A final salute to HMS Ark Royal: Former crew and wellwishers wave goodbye as Navy flagship is towed from Portsmouth at start of sad final journey to Turkish scrapyard Warship was sold to ship recycling firm Leyal for 2.9million and will be taken 2,000 miles to Izmir, west Turkey Hundreds of people have turned out to wave goodbye to the Royal Navy's ... (more)
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British Aircraft Carrier HMS Ark Royal Heads For Scrap Yard
The HMS Ark Royal steams into Portsmouth, England, for the last time on Dec. 3, 2010, in preparation for decommissioning.
Dame Helen Mirren becomes 'the Queen' for dying fan
London, May 20: Dame Helen Mirren fulfilled the wish of a fatally ill young boy, who wanted to meet Queen Elizabeth, by dressing up like the British monarch.
New Zealand man fined over royal manure hurling plans
An elderly New Zealand anti-royalist has been fined for planning to hurl manure at Prince Charles and his wife Camilla during their visit to Auckland last year.
Sun May 19, 2013
Charles as prince regent? Possibility raises a puzzle for Canada
As Canadians prepare to celebrate Victoria Day, the official date of birthday honours for the reigning monarch, there is increasing speculation that Queen Elizabeth is about to make a decision that could have constitutional implications for Canada.
Sat May 18, 2013
Romance and luxury on the high seas
Finding a single and interesting partner can be difficult enough in your 20s, even though the odds work in your favour.
Kate Middleton & the queen prepare for royal baby... kinda
OK, this is pretty cute: British betting company Ladbrokes celebrated the upcoming royal baby - and all the bets surrounding the impending birth - with a series of "exclusive" photos at Kate Middleton's baby shower.
Asteroid 9 times size of ocean liner approaches Earth
The 1998 QE2 asteroid has the physical mass to potentially deliver life on Earth a knockout punch, being 2.7km in length.
Beyond Royalty… Even the Queen Holds Her Own Umbrella
But, the pope does NOT hold an umbrella. The lesson learned is: 0' considers himself higher than a Queen, and an equal to a Pope.
Fri May 17, 2013
Tony Blair Fast Facts
His son, Leo, was born in May 2000, and was the first baby born to a serving prime minister in 150 years.
RAF flagpole brings drama at Limavady Borough Council
The controversial issue of flags returned to Limavady Council this week, forcing members to adjourn briefly while others left the meeting.
Thu May 16, 2013
Ballymoney and Moyle Times
Stars come out for Prince Harry
The royal was the star of a fundraising dinner in aid of US supporters of Prince Harry's Royal Foundation.
Wed May 15, 2013
Celebrity Dirty Laundry
GLOBE: Dying Queen Elizabeth Quits - Evil Camilla Parker-Bowles ...
We haven't had an evil queen in a long time and it looks like Camilla Parker-Bowles is getting ready to fully embrace the role as the single most despised royal in centuries! She has never been one to care that she is neither liked nor respected, just as long as she gets her way- the true definition of evil, right? Anyway, we have been telling you ... (more)
Tue May 14, 2013
Ida Haendel, legendary violinist, to perform at Portland's 45th Parallel concert
Polish-born Ida Haendel showed early brilliance as a violinist, winning competitions and earning a reputation for being as accomplished as Yehudi Menuhin and Isaac Stern.
Wisconsin: Dalai Lama tells Legislature to be compassionate
The Dalai Lama, speaking on the floor of the Wisconsin Assembly where lawmakers just two years ago hurled expletives at each other while angry protesters screamed insults, said Tuesday that the key to a happy life isn't power or money but compassion.
Alexander Armstrong hits back at 'tribal aversion' to posh comics
We begin with the Telegraph's tale of Alexander Armstrong and the apparent victimisation of "posh" comics .