Martin was the Editor of Royal Central from July 2012 to July 2014. He can now be found on

  • 10 Questions & Answers On… The Duchess Of Cambridge

    by - Nov 30, 2012
    Those that follow us on Twitter will understand that we have recently had a brainwave. After we abolished Monarch Monday a few months ago (where every Monday, we tweet facts exclusively about an historic Monarch), there...
  • The King’s Speech – Factual Accuracy Review

    by - Nov 18, 2012
    As many of you who follow us on Twitter and follow some of our blog posts, my favourite film is The King’s Speech. It is unquestionably a well written, factually accurate and more-or-less perfect Royal film....
  • Keys Stolen From Tower Of London

    by - Nov 12, 2012
    A spokeswoman for The Tower Of London has confirmed that on the 6th November, someone broke into the Tower and stole a set of keys which, the spokeswoman said, “We can however confirm that during this...
  • A Guide To The Lord Mayor’s Show – City Of London

    by - Nov 10, 2012
    Today was the Lord Mayor’s Show in London. The show is one of the oldest and well established pageants in Britain. The show is the confirmation (or inauguration) of the new Lord Mayor, it is a...
  • It’s Halloween, Here’s Our Top Royal Hauntings!

    by - Oct 31, 2012
    You’ve got to feel sorry for the Royal Family! Despite having huge precedence, wealth and status, there’s little they can do about where they live. The Royal Family happen to live in some of the oldest...
  • Richard III’s Corpse Found In Leicester Car Park After Months Of Excavation.

    by - Oct 28, 2012
    It has emerged today that the digging up of a Leicester car park has indeed been fruitful, a corpse (believed to be belonging to Richard III) has been found after extensive (and expensive) digging work begun...
  • Top 5 Royal Oddities Of The British Monarchy

    by - Oct 25, 2012
    We thought we’d clear up some of the most fascinating Royal Oddities that occupy the British Monarchy. From numerals to titles, here’s your guide to the top 5 oddities of the British Monarchy!...Read More
  • What’s The Royal Family’s Surname, Anyway?

    by - Oct 21, 2012
    As many of you will know, as well as our website, we also operate a Twitter account where we tweet Royal Facts and also answer questions about the Royal Family. One of the most common questions...
  • Why Does The Queen Have Two Birthdays?

    by - Oct 18, 2012
    Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II was born on 21st April 1926, but for some seemingly bizarre reason, her birthday is celebrated on the first Saturday of June. She has two birthdays!For as long as I’ve been...