Buckingham Palace announces the Queen’s funeral details

London CNN – A nationwide two-minute silence will be held shortly before the state funeral Queen Elizabeth II wraps up on Monday, palace officials revealed. The meticulously planned arrangements were made to be a fitting farewell to Britain’s longest-reigning monarch, and you’ll see King Charles III and members of the royal family walk behind the … Read more

The Queen: Australian artist Ralph Heymans remembers painting the Diamond Jubilee painting

‘Awesome’ six-word request an Australian painter had to ask the Queen before capturing Her Majesty in an iconic portrait Artists Ralph Heymens were asked to paint the official portrait of the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee in 2012 He said he wanted to show it in a rare moment of introspection, a side that isn’t shown to … Read more