• The Queen donates to the Typhoon Haiyan Appeal

    by - Nov 13, 2013
    The Queen has made a personal donation to the Typhoon Haiyan Appeal expressing her “heartfelt condolences” to the victims of one of the worst storms in recorded history. Her Majesty sent a message to the Filipino...
  • Queen cuts down on Christmas gift-giving duties

    by - Nov 5, 2013
    Each year, the Queen stands in the Music Room of Buckingham Palace to hand over Christmas presents to her loyal staff, over 500 of them. However, Her Majesty is now cutting back on some of her...
  • The Queen and The Duchess of Cornwall share a passion for horses

    by - Oct 30, 2013
    The Queen visited Brixton Horse Club on Tuesday accompanied by The Duchess of Cornwall, who has been president of the club since 2009. The Queen brightened up the dull morning by wearing a bright pink Stewart...
  • The Duchess of Cornwall becomes patron of The Poppy Factory

    by - Oct 29, 2013
    As Remembrance Day is nearly upon us, The Duchess of Cornwall has been named as the patron of the Richmond-based charity, The Poppy Factory. On Thursday October 24, The Duchess made a visit to the factory,...
  • Buckingham Palace suffers damage during UK storm

    by - Oct 28, 2013
    Buckingham Palace appeared to have suffered minor damage during the UK storm, named “St Jude”, that caused nationwide chaos and brought parts of the United Kingdom’s travel network to a standstill. The storm, which battered Britain on Sunday...
  • BBC under pressure to apologise after Prince Harry ‘drug slur’

    by - Oct 27, 2013
    The BBC is under pressure to make a public apology for one of its presenters insinuating that Prince Harry took cocaine. The satirical news programme, Have I Got News For You, suggested that Harry snorted cocaine...
  • ‘Monarchy rocked’ as two Tower of London ravens are killed

    by - Oct 26, 2013
    As superstition would have it, “if the Tower of London ravens are lost or fly away, the Crown will fall and Britain with it.” So as news came that two of the ravens at the Tower...
  • Newspaper front pages – October 25

    by - Oct 25, 2013
    As soon as the official photographs of Prince George’s christening were released at 10 p.m. last night, the newspapers simply had to use them on their front pages. Some of today’s newspapers have not only one...
  • The island where Prince Philip is worshipped as a god

    by - Oct 24, 2013
    Villagers on a remote island in the South Pacific are counting the days until they welcome their god back to his rightful home, their god being Prince Philip. A group of people on the island of...
  • Today’s newspaper front pages

    by - Oct 24, 2013
    The moment we saw Prince George on the steps of St James’s Palace in only his second public appearance, we knew what the British front pages would feature. Some newspapers may be considered over the top...