Nikita

Nikita

Likes books and royalty and books about royalty.
  • King George III and the royal bargain for Buckingham Palace

    by - May 19, 2014
    One of the most famous landmarks in the country, Buckingham Palace is the official residence of the British monarch in London. The former home of The Duke of Buckingham, it was bought by the Hanoverian King...
  • Queen Victoria’s journals to be exhibited at Windsor Castle

    by - May 12, 2014
    Perhaps one of the most popular rulers of England, Queen Victoria is best known for her long reign which lasted 63 years, and her undying love for her husband, Prince Albert. Now, visitors are offered a chance...
  • Prince William to hold charity dinner at Windsor Castle

    by - May 11, 2014
    In November of last year, the Duke of Cambridge visited the Royal Marsden Hospital in Chelsea, where he watched two operations being performed. Now, he will host a grand dinner at Windsor Castle, to support the work...
  • Royal warrant from Prince Charles boosts prospects for packaging company

    by - May 10, 2014
    Receiving a Royal warrant from Prince Charles has immensely boosted the prospects of Apex Packaging, a specialised packaging business from the UK. Based in Brierley Hills, in West Midlands, the company was founded by 47 year-old...
  • The Prince of Wales becomes patron of the Cystic Fibrosis Trust

    by - May 9, 2014
    His Royal Highness, the Prince of Wales has become a patron of the Cystic Fibrosis Trust, coinciding with the charity’s celebration of its 50th anniversary. The Cystic Fibrosis Trust is a charity in the UK, which...
  • Letter from Bonnie Prince Charlie sells for £25,000

    by - May 8, 2014
    A letter written by Bonnie Prince Charlie to his cousin, King Louis XV of France, asking for his help in overthrowing the British Monarchy, was sold for £25,000 on Wednesday. Prince Charles Edward Stuart, also known as...
  • Queen awards first GBE to Indian since 1950

    by - May 6, 2014
    On Monday, Ratan Tata became the first Indian to be awarded an honorary KBE (Knight Grand Cross of the Order of the British Empire) in over half a century. The honour was bestowed upon him by...
  • The Duke of York and Sarah Ferguson tour will.i.am’s charity in California

    by - May 6, 2014
    Last week, the Duke of York and Sarah Ferguson visited i.am College Track in California, where they were hosted by the Grammy Award winning singer, will.i.am. The singer – born William Adams – is responsible for setting...
  • Prince George to be honoured at Chelsea Flower Show

    by - May 5, 2014
    Fresh off his first Royal tour with his parents, Prince George of Cambridge will have a daffodil named after him. Named Georgie Boy after the nine-month old Prince, the daffodil has white, overlapping petals, which surround...
  • The Earl and Countess of Wessex visit Dorset safety charity

    by - May 2, 2014
    Earlier today, the Earl and Countess of Wessex paid a visit to Weymouth Community Safety Centre to see the work done by SafeWise, a safety charity in Dorset. SafeWise provides education on fire, health and road...