• Prince Harry is “overwhelmed” during visit to charity ACER in Brazil

    by - Jun 26, 2014
    During the third day of his tour of Brazil, Prince Harry admitted being “overwhelmed” after listening to the stories of children faced with extreme poverty when visiting a social programme by charity Association for Support of Children at...
  • Preview of episode two of Majesty and Mortar: Britain’s Great Palaces

    by - Jun 23, 2014
    After last week’s insightful episode which gave audiences a glimpse into the Tudor buildings which used to, and some of which still do, dominate our landscapes, such as the White Tower at the Tower of London, Hampton Court...
  • Review of Martha Mumford’s ‘Happy Birthday, Royal Baby!’

    by - Jun 23, 2014
    After the huge success of Martha Mumford’s book Shhh! Don’t Wake the Royal Baby! last July, which coincided with the birth of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge’s first baby, Happy Birthday, Royal Baby! has been released in time...
  • Preview of episode one of Majesty and Mortar: Britain’s Great Palaces

    by - Jun 17, 2014
    For royalists, tourists and history-lovers alike, the palaces which still stand in Britain today are grand symbols of our past royal courts, kings and queens. In this new three-part series by BBC Four, historian Dan Cruickshank will...
  • “It was a frightfully good wheeze”: Duke of Edinburgh discusses involvement in World War II

    by - Jun 12, 2014
    For the first time, during an interview with BBC Radio 4, the Duke of Edinburgh has publicly revealed accounts of his personal experiences and involvement in a number of conflicts of the Second World War. Throughout the interview,...
  • The Duchess of Cambridge to visit Greenwich Maritime Museum

    by - May 30, 2014
    On Tuesday 10th June, the Duchess of Cambridge will attend The National Maritime Museum in Greenwich for a breakfast reception. During her visit, Catherine will meet a number of people who have been supporting the bid to...
  • The Prince of Wales to visit Warwickshire

    by - May 28, 2014
    On Monday 2nd June, the Prince of Wales will travel to Warwickshire to attend a number of engagements across the county. Prince Charles will begin his day of engagements by visiting the Royal Shakespeare Theatre, where...
  • Preview of ‘The Spy Who Brought Down Mary Queen of Scots’

    by - May 26, 2014
    This new Channel 5 documentary focuses on how, over a eight-week period in 1586, Queen Elizabeth I’s infamous ‘spymaster’, Sir Francis Walsingham, conducted a Catholic conspiracy to murder the Queen of England and purposely enthralled the...
  • New drama series about The Queen being written

    by - May 23, 2014
    A new drama series focusing on The Queen’s reign, estimated to cost £100 million, is currently being written by Peter Morgan, who previously wrote the BAFTA and Oscar award-winning film The Queen, starring Helen Mirren. The series...
  • Richard III remains to be reburied in Leicester cathedral

    by - May 23, 2014
    The remains of the last Plantagenet King, Richard III, will be reburied in Leicester cathedral, it has been revealed. Distant relatives of the King, who formed the Plantagenet Alliance, have lost their battle in the High...