Jessica Hope

Jessica Hope is Royal Central's Blog Editor. She also reports on upcoming TV shows and radio programmes about the Royal Family and reviews broadcasted shows.



  • Launch of Dickie Arbiter’s book ‘On Duty with the Queen’

    by - Sep 30, 2014
    Yesterday evening, Waterstones in High Street Kensington hosted Blink Publishing’s launch of Dickie Arbiter’s book On Duty with the Queen. Numerous royal correspondents, publishers, close family members and friends gathered to celebrate the book launch with...
  • Prince Charles releases statement following death of The Dowager Duchess of Devonshire

    by - Sep 25, 2014
    The Prince of Wales has released a statement following the news of The Dowager Duchess of Devonshire’s death on Wednesday. She passed away at the age of 94. The Dowager Duchess, who was called Debo by close...
  • Harry’s First 30: Part Two – The Mischief Maker

    by - Sep 14, 2014
    In part two of our Harry’s First 30 series we will take a closer look at Harry’s time at Eton, his infamous teenage escapades and how his gap year inspired him to become involved in many of the charities he...
  • Harry’s First 30: Part One – Prince Henry Charles Albert David

    by - Sep 13, 2014
    In our three-part series, Harry’s First 30, we will look back at Prince Harry’s last three decades and reflect on the changes that have occurred during this time in light of his upcoming 30th birthday. In part...
  • Book Review: ‘Duchesses – Living in 21st Century Britain’ by Jane Dismore

    by - Sep 11, 2014
    This latest book by Jane Dismore explores the lives of ten non-royal Duchesses living in Britain today. Dismore was given the chance to enter into the world of these modern-day aristocrats by visiting their ancestral homes and interviewing...
  • Preview: Five new documentaries for ‘Royals Month’ on CBC

    by - Sep 10, 2014
    During September, channel CBC will be showing five brand new documentaries focusing on different members of the royal family for ‘Royals Month’ on the Canadian channel. These enlightening documentaries will reveal more to audiences about the...
  • The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are expecting their second child

    by - Sep 8, 2014
    It has been announced by Kensington Palace that the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are expecting their second child. In a statement the Palace said, “The Queen and members of both families are delighted with the news.”...
  • Review: Wolf Hall – Aldwych Theatre, London

    by - Sep 1, 2014
    Mike Poulton’s theatrical adaptions of Hilary Mantel’s two Man Booker prize winning novels, Wolf Hall and Bring Up The Bodies, have consistently received five star reviews from newspapers and critics alike since it debuted in Stratford-upon-Avon last December. These productions...
  • Prince Harry and Zara and Mike Tindall to take part in Invictus Games wheelchair rugby match

    by - Aug 29, 2014
    It has been announced that Prince Harry and Zara Tindall, along with her rugby player husband Mike, will take part in the Jaguar Land Rover Exhibition Wheelchair rugby match during the Invictus Games in September. Prince Harry...
  • Preview: CNBC Meets…The Duke of York

    by - Aug 27, 2014
    CNBC presenter Tania Bryer recently got a rare chance to interview the Duke of York for the latest episode in the CNBC Meets series. The 30-minute interview with Prince Andrew will premiere this evening at 10pm....