I am shocked and saddened at the loss of life and devastation of property in Bangladesh as a result of Cyclone Sidr. I offer condolences, and my profound sympathy to Bangladesh and its people.
Her Majesty The Queen's Address at the Opening Ceremony of the Sixth Session of the Scottish Parliament
The people of Barbados have held a special place in my heart.A message from The Queen to the President and people of Barbados
The Gospel has brought hope, as it has done throughout the ages; and the Church has adapted and continued its ministry, often in new ways - such as digital forms of worship.The Queen's message to the Opening Session of the 11th General Synod
There are many challenges ahead as you work together to promote the well-being of the people of Wales, and support the recovery effort.The Queen's speech at the opening of the sixth session of the Senedd in Cardiff
This anniversary provides an opportunity to thank and recognise the dedication and hard work of all those working in engineering and technology who, every day, make a difference to society.The Queen's message to the Institution of Engineering and Technology to mark their 150th anniversary
I have spoken before of my deep and abiding affection for this wonderful country, and of the many happy memories Prince Philip and I always held of our time here.The Queen's address at the Opening Ceremony of the sixth session of the Scottish Parliament
I join with all Canadians on this first National Day for Truth and ReconciliationThe Queen's message to mark Canada's first National Day of Truth and Reconciliation
A central weekend of events and festivities will mark HM's 70 years on the throne.
Find out more about how Her Majesty's reign has been celebrated at key moments.
It is a remarkable achievement at such a young age, and is testament to your hard work and dedication.The Queen's message to Emma Raducanu following her US Open win
We pay tribute to the resilience and determination of the communities who joined together to rebuild.The Queen's message to mark the 20th anniversary of the 11th September attacks
Your performances have lifted the nation and your triumphs been celebrated by us all.The Queen's message to British and Commonwealth athletes following the 2020 Paralympic Games
The skill, determination and hard work shown by the athletes and their support teams throughout the unique and challenging circumstances of the last year has been an inspirationThe Queen's message to TeamGB and Commonwealth athletes following the 2020 Olympic Games
Published 11 June 2021
Across generations, the people of Northern Ireland are choosing to build an inclusive, prosperous, and hopeful society, strengthened by the gains of the peace process.Message to the people of Northern Ireland
Lá Fhéile Pádraig sona daoibh go léirA message from Her Majesty The Queen to the President of Ireland, His Excellency Michael D Higgins
Stirring examples of courage, commitment and selfless dedication to duty have been demonstrated in every Commonwealth nation and territory.The Queen's Commonwealth Day Message 2021
While there are many sad memories of that terrible time, there is also solace in remembering how your community rose to the challenge of rebuilding your lives and supporting each other.The tenth anniversary of the Christchurch earthquakes
Remarkably, a year that has necessarily kept people apart has, in many ways, brought us closer. Across the Commonwealth, my family and I have been inspired by stories of people volunteering in their communities, helping those in need.The Christmas Broadcast 2020
30 September 2020
May the memory of their sacrifice and bravery remain with us always.A message from Her Majesty The Queen on the 75th anniversary of VJ day