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article 11 May 2014 Culture, Austria
Drag queen hails Eurovision win as victory for tolerance

Austria's 'bearded lady' Conchita Wurst triumphs at the Eurovision Song Contest despite petitions to have her edited out of the broadcast.

article 01 March 2014 Culture, Scotland
The next king or queen of Scotland

If Scotland goes its own way, Alex Salmond says he'll keep the Queen. But what if she doesn't fancy the job? From Belgium's bonnie prince to Tilda Swinton, Channel 4 News looks at who's next in line.

article 17 May 2011 World, Ireland
Queen makes historic Ireland visit amid IED threat

As the Queen begins her historic state visit to Ireland, Carl Dinnen in Dublin writes that the majority are pleased to see her there - but those who are not will be trying to make themselves heard.

article 14 June 2014 UK
Stephen Sutton awarded MBE in Queen's birthday honours

Teenage cancer victim Stephen Sutton is honoured in the Queen's birthday honours list, joining A-list celebrities and Britain's Olympic and Paralympic champions.

article 25 December 2010 UK
Queen's speech focuses on sport to build communities

The Queen highlighted the importance of sport as a medium to help build communities and create harmony in her Christmas Day message to the nation.

article 03 March 2013 UK
The Queen treated for gastroenteritis

Two days after her sickness was first announced, the Queen has been admitted into the King Edward VII's Hospital after experiencing symptoms of gastroenteritis as a precaution.

article 11 June 2011 Culture
Bruce Forsyth leads Queen's Birthday Honours List

Showbiz legend Bruce Forsyth receives a long-awaited knighthood in the Queen's honours list. Friend and entertainer Jimmy Tarbuck tells Channel 4 News Sir Bruce is an "icon" of British television.

article 28 May 2012 UK
Diamond Jubilee: Sex Pistols' God Save The Queen re-released

With the re-release of the Sex Pistols' controversial song God Save the Queen, in time for the Diamond Jubilee, Channel 4 News asks former bass player Glen Matlock what the band's message was.

video 25 December 2013 UK

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Renewed happiness and hope: Queen's Christmas message

The Queen speaks about her great-grandson Prince George in her Christmas broadcast, and said the birth of a baby allows people to think about the future with renewed "happiness and hope".

article 16 May 2011 UK, Ireland
Queen's Ireland visit aims to heal old wounds

Security is on high alert across Ireland as the country prepares for its first-ever visit from the Queen. Carl Dinnen says the success of the trip is crucial for both Ireland and the UK.