The power to appoint and dismiss the Prime Minister The power to appoint and dismiss other ministers. The power to summon, prorogue and dissolve Parliament The power to make war and peace The power to command the armed forces of the United Kingdom The power to regulate the Civil Service The power to ratify treaties The power to issue passports The power to appoint bishops and archbishops of the Church of England The power to create peers (both life peers and hereditary peers). Its hard to believe that the Queen may actually have to take over the Country to restore good Governance! Remember all the Army and Civil Servants swear loyalty to the Queen and not the government first! Maybe we get to sing the third verse of the national anthem again!