Niall Horan Meets The Queen At Buckingham Palace
One Direction star shares snap of himself shaking hands with Her Maj...
Niall Horan has spent the evening at a Buckingham Palace reception for the Irish community - and shared a picture of himself meeting the Queen.
The One Direction star was joined by The X Factor judge Louis Walsh, boxing legend Barry McGuigan and around 300 other notable people from the emerald isle at the special event.
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He wrote on his snap: "I would to thank @BritishMonarchy and of course queen Elizabeth for her invite to Buckingham palace yesterday evening"
And he told the BBC: "It's an absolute honour to be here with two great countries coming together - I couldn't believe it when I got the invitation.
"To have met Her Majesty again was a great experience."
A palace spokesperson said: "It was a really fun evening - great company and extremely relaxed.
"Her Majesty seemed to enjoy the craic."
Other guests included ex-Formula One team boss Eddie Jordan, singer Imelda May and Father Ted writers Graham Linehan and Arthur Matthews.