‘You are as old as you feel’: Queen declines Oldie of the Year awardMonarch ‘politely but firmly’ turns down title because she ‘does not believe she meets relevant criteria’
Thanks but no: UK queen turns down 'Oldie of the Year' title
Queen Elizabeth II is Britain’s longest-lived and longest-reigning monarch. The 95-year-old queen has politely declined the honor of being named “Oldie of the Year” by a British magazine, saying she does not meet “the relevant criteria.” The Oldie magazine on Tuesday published the queen’s response to its suggestion that she follow in the footsteps of former recipients, including former Prime Minister John Major, actor Olivia de Havilland and a…
Queen declines Oldie of the Year award
At 95, she does not meet the criteria because "you are only as old as you feel", the palace says.
‘You are as old as you feel’: Queen declines Oldie of the Year award
Monarch ‘politely but firmly’ turns down title because she ‘does not believe she meets relevant criteria’
One does not feel old, says 95-year-old Queen Elizabeth
LONDON - Britain's 95-year-old Queen Elizabeth, who has reigned over her nation for almost seven decades, says she feels too young at heart be awarded the title "Oldie of the Year", an aide has revealed. Organisers of the annual tongue-in-cheek awards - whose previous recipients include Oscar-winning actors, Nobel laureates, and the queen's own mother who died aged 101 in 2002 - had
'Her Majesty Believes You're as Old as You Feel': Queen Elizabeth II, 95, Turns Down Award for Elderly
The 'Oldies' award, which celebrates the achievements of older people, went to the French-American actress Leslie Caron instead -- who is 90.
Thanks but no: Queen turns down 'Oldie of the Year' title
Queen Elizabeth II has politely declined the honor of being named 'Oldie of the Year' by a British magazine, saying she does not meet 'the relevant criteria.'
"Not In Relevant Criteria": Queen Elizabeth Turns Down "Oldie Of The Year" Award
Queen Elizabeth II turned down a prize celebrating the elderly, assessing that at 95 she did not meet the criteria, The Oldie magazine said Tuesday.
Queen Elizabeth II declines 'Oldie of the Year' award: 'You are as old as you feel'
Queen Elizabeth ,95, politely declined a British magazine's “Oldie of the Year” title, saying she does not meet “the relevant criteria.”
Queen 'politely but firmly' turns down rare award as she 'doesn't meet criteria'
The Queen declined an honour from The Oldie of the Year Awards saying "you are only as old as you feel". As she approaches her Platinum Jubilee, the monarch has been on sparkling form in recent months
The Queen turns down ‘Oldie of the Year award’ with brilliant letter
The monarch says she does not meet the criteria of the award