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  • London, England, United Kingdom
    Sunday Jan 9, 2011

    Amazon

    Amazon acquires Lovefilm

    London, England, United Kingdom
    Sunday Jan 9, 2011

    Amazon acquires Lovefilm, a DVD rental service known as the Netflix of Europe.




  • Wales, England, U.K.
    Friday Feb 25, 2011

    Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge

    Formally Introduced

    Wales, England, U.K.
    Friday Feb 25, 2011

    On 24 February 2011, Middleton was formally introduced to public life two months before the wedding, when she and Prince William attended a lifeboat-naming ceremony in Trearddur, Anglesey, in North Wales.




  • ERAF Shawbury, Wem Road, Shawbury, Shrewsbury, England
    Thursday Mar 10, 2011

    Prince Harry

    Passing His Apache Flying Test

    ERAF Shawbury, Wem Road, Shawbury, Shrewsbury, England
    Thursday Mar 10, 2011

    On 10 March 2011, it was revealed that Harry had passed his Apache flying test and he was awarded his Apache Flying Badge on 14 April 2011.




  • England
    Saturday Apr 16, 2011

    Prince Harry

    The Captain

    England
    Saturday Apr 16, 2011

    On 16 April 2011, it was announced that Harry had been promoted to captain.




  • Westminster Abbey, London, United Kingdom
    Friday Apr 29, 2011

    Prince William

    The Wedding

    Westminster Abbey, London, United Kingdom
    Friday Apr 29, 2011

    The wedding took place on 29 April 2011 in Westminster Abbey, London. A few hours before the ceremony, William's new titles Duke of Cambridge, Earl of Strathearn, and Baron Carrickfergus were announced.




  • London, England, U.K.
    Saturday Apr 30, 2011

    Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge

    The Duchess of Cambridge

    London, England, U.K.
    Saturday Apr 30, 2011

    On 29 April 2011, Middleton and Prince William got married in Westminster Abbey, with the day declared a bank holiday in the United Kingdom. Estimates of the global audience for the wedding ranged around 300 million or more, whilst 26 million watched the event live in Britain. On marriage, Catherine assumed the style "Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cambridge".




  • London, England, United Kingdom
    Friday May 27, 2011

    James Bond

    Carte Blanche was published

    London, England, United Kingdom
    Friday May 27, 2011

    American writer Jeffery Deaver was then commissioned by Ian Fleming Publications to produce Carte Blanche, which was published on 26 May 2011.


  • London, England, United Kingdom
    Saturday May 28, 2011

    Lionel Messi

    2011 UEFA Champions League

    London, England, United Kingdom
    Saturday May 28, 2011

    The 2011 UEFA Champions League Final was a football match played on 28 May 2011 at Wembley Stadium in London that decided the winner of the 2010–11 season of the UEFA Champions League. The final was contested by Barcelona of Spain and Manchester United of England, the same teams which contested the 2009 final held in Rome which Barcelona won 2–0.


  • London, England
    Sunday May 29, 2011

    David Cameron

    Cameron stepped down as patron of the Jewish National Fund

    London, England
    Sunday May 29, 2011

    At the end of May 2011, Cameron stepped down as patron of the Jewish National Fund, becoming the first British prime minister not to be patron of the charity in the 110 years of its existence.


  • London, England
    Saturday Jul 30, 2011

    Margaret Thatcher

    Closing Her Office

    London, England
    Saturday Jul 30, 2011

    On 30 July 2011 it was announced that her office in the Lords had been closed.


  • England, U.K.
    Thursday Dec 1, 2011

    Vodafone

    Bluefish Communications Ltd

    England, U.K.
    Thursday Dec 1, 2011

    On 1 December 2011, it acquired the Reading-based Bluefish Communications Ltd, an ICT consultancy company. The acquired operations formed the nucleus of a new Unified Communications and Collaboration practice within its subsidiary Vodafone Global Enterprise.


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