Friday, 8 April 2016

7 interesting facts about Elizabeth II

1. Guinness record is in hand

The Queen is the oldest, for longevity, the British monarch. Her birthday is on 21 April 2016, now, Queen Elizabeth II is over 90.

2. There is no driving license. She driving car.

 Her majesty is the only person in the UK who can legally drive, although she does not have a license. Nobody has the right to require the document.

3. Her dogs have a cook

The Queen loves dogs Cardigan Welsh Corgi. Royal dogs lead a very privileged life- they live in the palace, they travel by limousines and, a private helicopter, and the menu is constantly being prepared by the chefs of court. During her reign, the queen had them longer tahn 30! For the first time they appeared at Buckingham Palace in 1933- when Elizabeth's father, George VI, bought a dog nammed Dookie.

4. Personal alarm

In Buckingham Palace even alarm clocks ale a luxury version. They are not even made of gold or diamonds, but they live and walk on two legs. Elizabeth II has a personal piper, which serves as her alarm clock.

5. It is a car mechanic

Maybe Queen Elizabeth II does not have a license, but we are sure that she wolud advise drives not so much what the older car mechanics. Elizabeth gets dirty a grease hands not once! During Word War II Queen Elizabeth served in the military. She has been trained to be a driver and mechanic.

6. She doesn't have a passport

Although all British passports are bearing her name, and she visited more than 120 countries, the same Elizabeth II does not have a passport.

7. She owns sloth

She owns not only dogs, but also sloths, jaguars, she had received black beavers as a gift. Let's be calm- all the animals do not walks pwans on the floor of Bunckingham Palace, they live in the London Zoo.

The most important members of the family

Elizabeth II
Elizabeth Alexandra Mary (born 21 April 1926) is, and has been since her accession in 1952, Queen of the United Kingdom, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand, and Head of the Commonwealth. She is also Queen of 12 countries that have become independent since her accession. Elizabeth was born in London. In 1947, she married Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, with whom she has four children: Charles, Anne, Andrew, and Edward.

Charles, Duke of Wales
Charles Philip Arthur George (born 14 November 1948), is the eldest child and heir apparent of Queen Elizabeth II. Charles was born at Bunkingham Palace as the first grandchild of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth. In 1981, he married Lady Diana Spencer and they had two sons: Prince William (born 1982) later to become Duke of Cambridge, and Prince Harry (born 1984), In 1996, the couple divorced, following well-publicised extra-marital affairs. Diana died in a car crash in Paris the following year. In 2005, Charles married Camilla Parker Bowles, who uses the title Duchess of Cornwall.

Prince William, Duke of Cambridge
William Arthur Philip Louis (born 21 June 1982) is the elder son of Charles, Prince of Wales, and Diana, Princess of Wales. He is the second in line to succeed his grandmother, Queen Elizabeth II, after his father. William married Catherine Middleton, on 29 Aprill 2011 at Westminster Abbey. Hours prior to the event, he was created Duke of Cambridge, Earl of Stratheam, and Baron Carrickfergus. Their first child, Prince George of Cambridge, was born on 22 July 2013, and their second, Princess Charlotte of Cambridge, was born on 2 May 2015.

Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge 
Born 9 January 1982, known as Kate Middleton before her marriage, is the wife of Prince William, Duke of Cambridge. Following his father Charles, Prince of Wales, William is the second in line to succeed his grandmother, Queen Elizabeth II, as monarch of the United Kingdom and 15 other Commonwealth realms.

Prince Henry of Wales
Henry Charles Albert David (born 15 September 1984), commonly known as Prince Harry, is the younger son of Charles, Prince of Wales, and Diana, Princess of Wales. At the time of his birth, he was the third in the line of successsion to succeed his grandmother, Queen Elizabeth II, but is currently the fifth in line after his father, his older brother William, Duke of Cambridge, and William's children, George and Charlotte.


Saturday, 5 March 2016

British Royal Family

British Royal Family is the family group of close relatives of the monarch of the United Kingdom. There is no strict leagal or formal definition in the UK of who is or is not a member of the Royal Family, and different lists will include different people. However, those carrying the style Her or His Majesty (HM) or Her or His Royal Highness (HRH) are normally consideved memers.

List of current members of the family:
  1.  The Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland Elizabeth II
  2.  Duke of Edinburgh, Philip
  3.  The Prince of Wales, Charles
  4.  The Duchess of Cornwall, Camilla
  5.  Duke of Cambridge, William
  6.  Duchess of Cambridge, Catherine
  7.  Prince Henry of Wales
  8.  The Duke of York, Andrew
  9.  Princess Beatrice of York
  10.  Princess Eugenie of York
  11.  Earl of Wessex, Prince Edward
  12.  Countess of Wessex, Princess Sophie
  13.  Viscount Severn, James
  14.  The Lady Louise Windsor
  15.  Princess Royal Anne
  16.  Duke of Gloucester, Richard
  17.  The Duchess of Gloucester, Brigitte
  18.  The Duke of Kent, Edward
  19.  The Duchess of Kent Katherine
  20.  Prince Michael of Kent
  21.  Prince George and Princess Carolin (son and doughter Prince William and Princess Catherine)

Thursday, 14 January 2016

Welcome to our blog!

About us

We are a group of five girls. We are in the second form of junior high school. Each of us has different hobbies, but we really like to spend time together. We love working on various projects together.

About the blog

This year we are taking part in an educational project. This blog is one of its parts. We will put our posts about the British Royal Family here. We hope you will enjoy our blog!