Tour de France 2020 – One day One story : Cobblestones of the North

From time to time, the cobblestones of Paris–Roubaix burst onto the scene in the Tour de France. In 2018, the stage from Arras to Roubaix features 15 sectors for a total of 22 km of cobblestones… enough to keep the Tour favourites on the edge of their saddles. Richie Porte crashes out of the race … Read more Tour de France 2020 – One day One story : Cobblestones of the North

Covid-19: NHS staff celebrated in ‘life changing’ portraits by celebrity photographer Rankin |

Celebrated portrait photographer Rankin, who has shot hundreds of famous faces including the Queen and Kate Moss, has said his latest project photographing hospital workers on the frontline of the coronavirus crisis moved him to tears. The photographer travelled round the country at the height of the pandemic to take pictures of 12 people playing … Read more Covid-19: NHS staff celebrated in ‘life changing’ portraits by celebrity photographer Rankin |

Piers & Susanna Criticise Dominic Raab over ‘Game of Thrones’ Comment | Good Morning Britain

Dominic Raab has said he has “full respect” for the Black Lives Matter movement after he was criticised for comments about “taking the knee”. The foreign secretary said the gesture “seems to be taken” from TV drama Game of Thrones. He also said it “feels to me like a symbol of subjugation, subordination, rather than … Read more Piers & Susanna Criticise Dominic Raab over ‘Game of Thrones’ Comment | Good Morning Britain

Palace Pier trumps Pinatubo in St James’s Palace classic | Royal Ascot 2020

Palace Pier made a seamless transition to Group One level to deny Pintubo in a thrilling renewal of the St James’s Palace Stakes at Royal Ascot. John Gosden’s charge arrived unbeaten in three starts – with the trainer having opted to bypass the 2000 Guineas earlier this month in favour of a low-key return in … Read more Palace Pier trumps Pinatubo in St James’s Palace classic | Royal Ascot 2020

Researchers capture drone footage of African ‘tree lions’ in conservation study

Researcher Alexander Braczkowski spent a year monitoring and filming lions in the Queen Elizabeth conservation area in Uganda. In just-published results, Braczkowski found the area’s lions are in a precarious state, with the home ranges of males much larger than previously estimated – suggesting they are having to travel farther to find food. Braczkowski got a special … Read more Researchers capture drone footage of African ‘tree lions’ in conservation study

Our team on the Queen’s Ascot win and the return of face-to-face engagements | ITV News

This is The Royal Rota – our weekly podcast about the royal family, with ITV News Royal Editor Chris Ship and Producer Lizzie Robinson back in the studio. In this episode, Chris and Lizzie discuss the Queen’s scaled back birthday celebrations and how the royal family have returned to the first face-to-face engagements since lockdown … Read more Our team on the Queen’s Ascot win and the return of face-to-face engagements | ITV News

Dame Vera Lynn dies at 103 | WNT

Her song “We’ll Meet Again” was a sentimental favorite of the allies during World War II. She is still a symbol of hope, with the Queen invoking her song during lockdown. WATCH THE FULL EPISODE OF ‘WORLD NEWS TONIGHT’: https://bit.ly/2YbzJUG WATCH OTHER FULL EPISODES OF WORLD NEWS TONIGHT: http://abc.go.com/shows/world-news-tonight WATCH WORLD NEWS TONIGHT ON HULU: … Read more Dame Vera Lynn dies at 103 | WNT

‘There will never be another’: Tributes pour in for Dame Vera Lynn | ITV News

Dame Vera’s enduring impact on the nation was evident earlier this year when the Queen quoted the words from her most famous song “We’ll Meet Again” during her televised address near the start of the covid crisis. The Prime Minister said today Dame Vera’s magical voice would ‘live on to lift the hearts of generations … Read more ‘There will never be another’: Tributes pour in for Dame Vera Lynn | ITV News

Dominic Raab: taking a knee ‘seems to be from Game of Thrones’

The foreign secretary Dominic Rabb has said he would not ‘take a knee’ in support of the black lives matter movement. Asked on talkRadio whether he would take part in the symbolic show of support, the foreign secretary said: ‘I take the knee for two people: the Queen and the Mrs when I asked her … Read more Dominic Raab: taking a knee ‘seems to be from Game of Thrones’

Circus Maximus wins Group 1 Queen Anne Stakes | Royal Ascot 2020

Circus Maximus and Ryan Moore win the Queen Anne for Aidan O’Brien, beating Frankie Dettori and Terebellum in a thrilling photo finish! #RoyalAscot ——————- Enjoy the best of Sky Sports Racing on the free and award-winning At The Races app: iPhone: http://apple.co/1I4NxAV Android: http://bit.ly/1VPIcEz facebook.com/AtTheRaces twitter.com/AtTheRaces instagram.com/at_the_races

The Queen marks official birthday in lockdown with scaled-down ceremony at Windsor – BBC News

The Queen has marked her official birthday in lockdown at Windsor Castle, with a scaled-down ceremony and with no other members of the royal family present. The traditional Trooping the Colour parade in London was cancelled because of the coronavirus pandemic. Kate Silverton presents BBC News reporting from Royal Correspondent Nicholas Witchell. Please subscribe HERE … Read more The Queen marks official birthday in lockdown with scaled-down ceremony at Windsor – BBC News

Queen’s official birthday celebrated with scaled back ceremony | ITV News

The Queen has appeared in Windsor today for a scaled back ceremony to mark her official birthday. In normal times, the second Saturday of June is reserved for the annual Trooping the Colour parade involving most members of the Royal Family and hundreds of military personnel parading along The Mall to Buckingham Palace. But coronavirus … Read more Queen’s official birthday celebrated with scaled back ceremony | ITV News

Queen celebrates birthday with scaled-back Windsor parade

The Queen is celebrating her official birthday with a military parade at Windsor Castle, but the event has been significantly scaled back due to the coronavirus pandemic. The small ceremony – specially designed in just two weeks to ensure the soldiers can maintain social distancing – replaces the traditional Trooping The Colour, which is usually … Read more Queen celebrates birthday with scaled-back Windsor parade

Scaled-down Trooping the Colour marks Queen’s official birthday

The Queen attends a military ceremony in the grounds of Windsor Castle as part of a scaled-down celebration to mark her official birthday. Get the latest headlines: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/ Telegraph.co.uk and YouTube.com/TelegraphTV are websites of The Telegraph, the UK’s best-selling quality daily newspaper providing news and analysis on UK and world events, business, sport, lifestyle and … Read more Scaled-down Trooping the Colour marks Queen’s official birthday

Our royal team on Meghan and Andrew in the spotlight amid royal birthday celebrations

This is The Royal Rota – our weekly podcast about the royal family, with ITV News Royal Editor Chris Ship and Producer Lizzie Robinson. We are joined by The Diana Award CEO Tessy Ojo to discuss how race relations in the UK might have impacted Meghan Markle’s decision to leave the royal family. Tessy also … Read more Our royal team on Meghan and Andrew in the spotlight amid royal birthday celebrations