• William and Kate to visit Oxford University

    by - Aug 26, 2014
    The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are set to visit Oxford on Monday, 8th of September, where they will formally open The Dickson Poon University of Oxford China Centre building. The Dickson Poon University of Oxford China...
  • The women behind the Crown: Influential Queen Mothers – Empress Matilda

    by - Aug 26, 2014
    “Great by birth, greater by marriage, greatest in her offspring: here lies Matilda, the daughter, wife, and mother of Henry” - The epitaph on Empress Matilda’s tomb In the first blog of this series, we looked at...
  • A brief history of heraldry

    by - Aug 18, 2014
    Perhaps one of the most enduring aspects of Medieval England is heraldry. Though it originated in the 12th century, coats of arms and other forms of heraldry continue to be used even today, be it by...
  • Prince Harry’s ‘British Heroes’ chosen for Invictus Games

    by - Aug 13, 2014
    On Wednesday, Prince Harry lent his support to British Armed Forces team who are set to represent their nation at the inaugural Invictus Games next month. The 130 servicemen and veterans chosen are to be a part...
  • Prince and Princess Michael of Kent to join Chelsea Pensioner parade

    by - Aug 3, 2014
    Joining the ranks of royals to mark the 100th anniversary of the First World War are The Queen’s cousin and his wife, Prince and Princess Michael of Kent, who will be a part of the Great War Centenary...
  • Tea time with Prince Philip

    by - Aug 2, 2014
    Yesterday, the Duke of Edinburgh enjoyed a nice cup of tea during his visit to the Tregothnan Tea Estate in Cornwall. Upon his arrival at Tregothnam, The Queen’s husband spent some time inspecting the estate’s tea plantation...
  • Prince Charles to attend art exhibit in Scotland

    by - Jul 31, 2014
    Today, Prince Charles is set to gain an experience of Scottish art and rural life during a visit to Caithness, one of the northernmost parts of Great Britain. The Duke of Rothesay, as Charles is known in Scotland,...
  • William, Kate and Harry’s visit to the Tower of London

    by - Jul 28, 2014
    On Tuesday, 5th August, The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge along with Prince Harry will pay a visit to the Tower of London, to see the ‘Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red’, an installation of...
  • The Queen and Prince Philip are spectators at the Commonwealth Games

    by - Jul 26, 2014
    This week, The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh were spectators to a whole host of sports during their visit to the Commonwealth Games and Athletes’ Village in Dalmarnock, Glasgow. During a lively Scottish ceremony on Wednesday,...
  • Royal coins released in Canada to mark Prince George’s birthday

    by - Jul 26, 2014
    The Royal Canadian Mint have produced two new coins featuring a portrait of the Royal Family, to celebrate the birthday of Prince George. Marc Brulé, Interim President and CEO of the Royal Canadian Mint, said: “The...