Royals arrive at Westminster Abbey to mark Commonwealth Day

British royals arrive at Westminster Abbey in London to mark Commonwealth Day. IMAGES of royals arriving

Britain’s Prince Harry visits Field of Remembrance

Britain’s Prince Harry visits the Field of Remembrance at Westminster Abbey ahead of the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I. IMAGES

Westminster Abbey dedicates memorial stone to Mandela

A memorial stone to Nelson Mandela is dedicated in the nave of Westminster Abbey, on the centenary of the birth of the former President of the Republic of South Africa. Nomatemba Tambo, High Commissioner for South Africa and Zamaswazi Dlamini-Mandela, granddaughter of Nelson Mandela attended the service.

Stephen Hawking’s ashes interred at Westminster Abbey

Stephen Hawking’s ashes are interred beside Charles Darwin and Isaac Newton at Westminster Abbey in London. Family and friends, including actor Benedict Cumberbatch, attended to say a last farewell to the British astrophysics giant.

Cumberbatch celebrates Hawking

Stephen Hawking has taken his place among Britain’s greatest scientists with the burial of his ashes in Westminster Abbey, between the graves of Charles Darwin and Isaac Newton. Speakers at the ceremony included Benedict Cumberbatch and Hawking’s daughter, Lucy. (June 15)

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Attendees arrive for Stephen Hawking London memorial

Attendees arrive for a memorial service for Stephen Hawking at Westminster Abbey in London which will see his ashes interred near those of Sir Isaac Newton. IMAGES

Cumberbatch, Pink Floyd attend Hawking service

Stars including Benedict Cumberbatch and Pink Floyd’s David Gilmour and Nick Mason arrived at London’s Westminster Abbey Friday to attend a service of thanksgiving celebrating the life of late physicist Professor Stephen Hawking. (June 15)

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Westminster Abbey unveils gallery in area closed for 700 years

A space on top of London’s Westminster Abbey that was once used for storage has been turned into a new gallery with a spectacular view on the nave that opens to the public on June 11.

Meghan Markle in first official outing with Queen

US actress Meghan Markle took part in her first official event with Queen Elizabeth II on Monday, accompanying her fiance Prince Harry to a service at London’s Westminster Abbey. IMAGES