Martin

Martin

Martin is the Editor of Royal Central. He deals with all the editorial issues on Royal Central.
  • Queen Pulls Out Of Westminster Abbey Service With Continuing Gastroenteritis

    by - Mar 11, 2013
    Her Majesty The Queen has been forced to cancel attending a Westminster Abbey church service today after symptoms of gastroenteritis have continued, despite hospital treatment last week and the assurance that Her Majesty would be fit...
  • Happy Commonwealth Day! – But What’s It All About?

    by - Mar 11, 2013
    Every year on the second Monday in March, 54 countries join together in celebration of the links they share as members of one diverse and dynamic global family – the modern Commonwealth. In the UK, one...
  • Heartwarming Letters Between Queen Mother And Injured Australian Officer Rediscovered

    by - Mar 10, 2013
    A series of letters sent between the then 18-year-old Lady Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon (later The Queen Mother) and a wounded Australian Army officer called Lieutenant Rupert Dent have recently come to light after they were found in a...
  • Prince Charles Says Becoming A Grandfather “Makes Him Feel Old”

    by - Mar 10, 2013
    The Prince of Wales has spoken about how the imminent birth of TRH The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge’s first child and the prospect of becoming a grandfather makes him feel old. The Prince was interviewed...
  • Op-Ed: “Few Things With The Royal Baby Are To Be A Surprise, Now Let’s Stop Guessing The Gender”

    by - Mar 9, 2013
    What a week! Firstly it was reported that the Duchess of Cambridge had unwittingly revealed the royal baby’s gender whilst in Grimsby, then over the last few days we’ve discovered that the Duchess didn’t even so...
  • Prince Charles & Duchess Of Cornwall To Visit Jordan, Qatar and Oman

    by - Mar 9, 2013
    Their Royal Highnesses The Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall are to embark on a series of official visits on behalf of the British Government to countries including Jordan, Qatar and Oman to ‘to...
  • Just What Is ‘St James’s Palace’?

    by - Mar 9, 2013
    St James’s Palace used to be the Monarch’s primary residence in London, but since it was last used as such by King William IV, with Queen Victoria moving into Buckingham Palace upon her accession in 1837....
  • “Back To Work” For The Queen From Monday

    by - Mar 8, 2013
    Her Majesty The Queen is to return back to normal starting with a Commonwealth-themed series of engagements on Monday after recovering from a bout of gastroenteritis which saw The Queen hospitalised for the first time in 10...
  • 10 Questions & Answers On… King George V

    by - Mar 8, 2013
    This week’s 10 questions and answers post is on one of Britain’s most famous Monarchs in history. King George V lived from 3 June 1865 – 20 January 1936, he reigned alongside his consort Queen Mary for...
  • State Opening Of Parliament Confirmed For 8th May

    by - Mar 7, 2013
    Earlier today, Andrew Lansley, leader of the House of Commons announced that the State Opening of Parliament would take place on 8th May this year. The State Opening of Parliament is one of the grandest and...