The queen and her husband, Prince Philip, stood silently on the steps of Buckingham Palace before the start of the Trooping the Colour that each year marks the queen's official birthday.
"Keith acted that day with no thought for his own safety".
Among the other eight recipients of the award this year is Sir Paul McCartney and Delia Smith.
He has managed most of the major events across Greater Manchester during the past 10 years.
Sir Billy, affectionately known as the Big Yin and famed for his often irreverent stand-up routines, is knighted at the age of 74 in recognition of his services to entertainment and charity.
The Glaswegian comedian and actor formerly received a CBE in 2003.
Richard Adrian Giles from Pewsey and Richard Derek Tilney from Malmesbury have been named on the prestigious honours list this evening (Friday) due to the exemplary service they provide to their local community through committees, campaigns and education. Actresses Julie Walters and June Whitfield have been made dames.
Nigeria will play their 2019 Afcon qualifying game against South Africa, at the Godswill Akpabio International Stadium in Uyo. Anytime they are to play against Nigeria, they redouble their efforts because of the rivalry that exist between us.
Putin seems content to sit back and watch as America tears itself apart with partisan witch hunts and hatred of the president. They blocked US companies such as Exxon Mobil, where Tillerson was chairman, from investing in such projects.
Financial corruption by the Russian government "is costing the future of our young people", one protester told the AP. Russian opposition leader is seen getting into a police auto as he was detained in front of his home on Monday.
It's just that you've got to keep it in the short grass, out of that fescue, don't make any bogies. "The fairways are wide enough. Open lost a lot of star power Friday, with the top three players in the world rankings missing the cut at Erin Hills.
Like Iran , Qassemi said , the other parties to the JCPOA need to remain committed to obligations under the worldwide accord. Velayati named Washington's defeats against the Islamic Republic in Syria and Iraq as the ulterior motive behind the move.
The next major meeting for House and Senate Russia investigators is with Mueller himself, the first since he was appointed. But Rosenstein, too, may ultimately have to hand off oversight given his role in Trump's decision to fire Comey.
DAPA affected certain undocumented immigrants who are the parents of children who are US citizens or legal residents. Both moves scored points with the conservative base that elected Trump, particularly the immigration initiative.
The woman who allegedly abandoned her four-year-old daughter with two strangers at the Atlanta airport has been found by police. Maranda Harvey, 29, was found at the Graduate Hotel after police received a 9-1-1 call from the business.
He later issued a statement on twitter, reiterating his support for the president but still criticizing his tweeting. A travel ban isn't needed to start assessment and improvement of our vetting procedures.
An early US Open departure for Day and McIlroy
He closed with a 67 at Augusta that got him into a tie for 11th at 1 under, but his game dropped off a bit from there. Spieth made the turn at two under on the round, and his back nine was fairly uneventful until the par-four 15th.
Five members of El-Wahabi family died in Grenfell Tower fire
Saye, who lived on the 20th floor in the tower complex, was friends with Labour MP for Tottenham David Lammy. "She was panicking. Her friend Nicola Green said: " She was on Facebook saying she was unable to get out of the flat, that the smoke was so thick ".
Orlando City soccer player Cyle Larin arrested for DUI
The Canadian has scored 39 goals in 68 league appearances with the Lions, including eight in 15 games this season. An oncoming auto stopped a few feet in front of Larin's vehicle, "averting" a head-on collision, troopers said.
Whole Foods Markets to be Acquired by Amazon
Whole Foods recently had come under pressure from activist hedge fund Jana Partners LLC, prompting it to overhaul its board. Analysts say the Whole Foods footprint and distribution channel could theoretically make 5-minute deliveries a reality.
Trump's Washington hotel saw nearly $20 million in revenue
Mr Trump still owes more than $100 million to Deutsche Bank and a similar amount to a New York-based real estate investment trust. The disclosure also shows Trump earned almost $20 million from the Trump International Hotel in Washington, D.C.
EU's Brexit negotiator puts pressure on UK
On Brexit , Mrs Foster said the DUP wanted to see "a sensible Brexit and one that works for everybody". The opening was set to take place on Monday, but was delayed amid negotiations.