Royalty

Britain’s Queen Elizabeth smiles as she walks during her visit to Newcastle

Queen Elizabeth II, 1926–2022

She wasn’t born to be Queen, but the accidental monarch transformed the job and inspired great loyalty across her realm
Britain’s Queen Elizabeth smiles as she walks during her visit to Newcastle

Queen Elizabeth II, 1926–2022

She wasn’t born to be Queen, but the accidental monarch transformed the job and inspired great loyalty across her realm
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How Queen Elizabeth II was taught to rule

The daughter of a second son, she got the best start of all—a happy childhood. Then, from her father, struggling with great zeal and small strength, and from her mother, affectionate and serene, she learned the often tiresome tasks of queenship
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The many times the Queen graced the cover of Maclean’s

Since the 1950s, Queen Elizabeth has been a regular fixture on the cover of Maclean’s. Here are 18 covers that reflect the Queen’s reign.
Queen Elizabeth waits in the receiving line at a state dinner in Bermuda

The Queen: 23 Canadian visits in 23 photos

Queen Elizabeth visited Canada more than 20 times over the decades. Here’s a photo album of her travels.
Queen Elizabeth II and her husband Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, with their children Princess Anne, Prince Charles (

Queen Elizabeth and her family: a photo album

A look at Queen Elizabeth and her family through the years
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau greets Prince Charles and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall as they arrive in St. John's to begin a three-day Canadian tour, May 17, 2022. (Paul Chiasson/The Canadian Press)

Canada offers the royals a reset after Caribbean tour fiasco

The royals know from recent experience that a bad start can ruin the whole trip
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Prince Andrew’s terrible, horrible, no good, very bad start to 2022

First, more revelations from a civil lawsuit claiming the prince had sex with a minor. Next, the sentencing of Ghislaine Maxwell. Not a very happy new year.
Will the behaviour of her menfolk make the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee year another annus horribilis? (Chris Jackson/Getty Images)

The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee year could be overshadowed by Harry, Charles and Andrew

Queen Elizabeth II marks her 70th year as sovereign in 2022, but the momentous occasion may be eclipsed by the bad headlines generated by the three troublesome princes
Kristen Stewart as Princess Diana. Photo by Pablo Larraín

The new Diana film ‘Spencer’ may be gorgeous but it lacks tension

Royal expert Patricia Treble’s take on the latest Diana flick: The bones for a good film are all there but the end result is underwhelming. Plus, how closely did it follow what really happened?