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  • Harry pops on a bus to support Poppy Day

    by - Oct 30, 2014
    Earlier today, Prince Harry met the supporters of The Royal British Legion’s 9th annual London Poppy Day Appeal on board a Routemaster bus from the 1960s. On board the bus, which is owned by the Transport...
  • The Wives of the Georgian Kings: Sophia Dorothea of Celle

    by - Oct 30, 2014
    They say that behind every successful man is a woman, and, in a similar way, behind every good ruler is a strong consort. History is littered with examples of Queens who have supported their Kings through all...
  • Rivals to the Crown: Royal Siblings – Part II

    by - Oct 23, 2014
    In the previous instalment, we looked at some Kings and Queens who succeeded their elder sibling and ruled a country despite the odds. Now, in light of the recent revelation that Prince George’s younger brother or sister will...
  • Sophie honours Land Army Girls

    by - Oct 22, 2014
    The heavy winds and rain didn’t stop over 2,000 people from gathering in Staffordshire yesterday, to witness The Countess of Wessex unveil a statue in honour of the Women’s Land Army at the National Memorial Arboretum....
  • Princess Anne in Queensland

    by - Oct 22, 2014
    Following her nephew and his family’s wildly popular tour of Australia and New Zealand this April, Princess Anne is on her own visit to the Land Down Under, where she attended a conference hosted by the Royal National...
  • Details about Princess Anne’s upcoming visit to Canada

    by - Oct 19, 2014
    As previously reported by Royal Central, The Princess Royal and Sir Timothy Laurence are set to tour Canada on the 10th and 11th of November. The Royal couple will visit Ottawa, and its neighbouring city, Gatineau (collectively known as the National...
  • The Duke of Marlborough dies at 88

    by - Oct 18, 2014
    The 11th Duke of Marlborough passed away peacefully in his sleep, on the 16th October, Blenheim Palace announced. John Spencer-Churchill was born on the 13th April 1926. His godfather was the famous wartime Prime Minister, Winston...
  • Welsh Winter Wonderland: Princess Anne to attend fair

    by - Oct 15, 2014
    This December, The Princess Royal will attend the second day of the 25th Royal Welsh Winter Fair, it has been announced. The Royal Welsh Winter Fair is an annual agricultural fair held at the Royal Welsh Showground in...
  • William and Kate elected as Honorary Life Members of the MCC

    by - Oct 9, 2014
    On Wednesday, the 8th of October, it was announced that The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have been elected as Honorary Life Members of the Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC). The Marylebone Cricket Club is one of the most...
  • Countess of Wessex opens state-of-the-art centre

    by - Oct 8, 2014
    This morning, the Countess of Wessex was in Aylesbury to open the White Leaf Centre, a new state-of-the-art mental health centre. The Countess was given a tour of the facility, and met with the patients and...