The Queen is No Longer One of the U.K.’s 300 Richest People

Every year, U.K. newspaper The Sunday Times compiles a list of the 1,000 wealthiest people in Britain, and this year was the first that the country’s monarch didn’t make the top 300. Queen Elizabeth’s mere £340 million landed her at No. 302 on the list. Businessman Len Blavatnik took the top spot, with an estimated worth of £13.17 billion. Musicians Paul McCartney, Andrew Lloyd-Webber and U2 also landed spots in the top 300. According to the Sunday Times, the wealth of Britain’s richest people has doubled in the past 10 years. The 1,000 people on the list have a combined worth of £547.126 billion, which is more than the poorest 40 percent of households in the U.K. combined …

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