Friday 19 January 2018

Rattle and HM -- Bono amuses the queen

U2 STAR Bono last night praised the queen for the "extraordinary magic" of her trip to Ireland last year.

And, referring to her speech at the state banquet in Dublin Castle, he made a room full of celebrities including Paul McCartney laugh when he said: "The queen spoke Gaelic; I can't even speak Gaelic."

Bono addressed the queen during an event to celebrate her diamond jubilee at the Royal Academy of Arts in London.

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Irish Independent

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