“Freedom of information request”, has shown that an aide from the Royal household had in the past applied for heating allowance from the anti poverty grant to help in the heating of the Queens Palaces.

UK, 25th September 2010: The Queen of England, who receives £38.2 m a year from taxpayers, has been criticized after a freedom of information request revealed that a senior Royal aide had in 2004 written to the government requesting aide from a £60 m anti poverty grant in order to heat her palaces