Britain’s Queen Elizabeth meets fish monger Pat O’Connell at the English Market in Cork on May 20th, 2011. Photograph: Maxwell’s/Reuters

A Cork fishmonger whose humour tickled the queen during her visit here has been invited to Buckingham Palace. English Market trader Pat (...)

“Queen down to her last million” was one of the headlines this week but the most unlikely, peripheral items can acquire considerable value through the(...)

A sentry box that once stood outside Buckingham Palace, (€6,000-€8,400) at Bonhams

A royal sentry box used by soldiers standing guard outside Buckingham Palace will be auctioned at Bonhams in London later this month. It is, perhaps, (...)

A slice of fruit cake from Queen Elizabeth II’s wedding in 1947 has sold for £1,750 (€2,000) in London. The unusual lot was among the weird and wonder(...)

The notice outside Buckingham Palace  announcing the birth.

Following the most-watched pregnancy in history, the Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Middleton, and Prince William celebrated the birth of a son yesterd(...)