Sean Okeeffe





  • Her Majesty The Queen to open Commonwealth Games

    by - Jun 13, 2014
    As head of the Commonwealth, Her Majesty The Queen will open the XX Commonwealth Games in Glasgow on Wednesday 23rd July. The Queen will be accompanied by the Duke of Edinburgh at the opening ceremony at...
  • Duke of Cambridge and D-Day veterans read Henry V

    by - Jun 11, 2014
    The Duke of Cambridge, along with a number of D-Day veterans, read from William Shakespeare’s Henry V, including the words which were used to rouse troops on the day of the assault on 6th June 1944....
  • Countess of Wessex attends a successful Royal Cornwall Show

    by - Jun 11, 2014
    Despite foreboding weather warnings issued before the event, the Royal Cornwall Show was a resounding success. It saw the Countess of Wessex attend last week on Thursday and Friday and over 116,000 people gathered over the...
  • The Earl and Countess of Wessex visit Somerset

    by - Jun 10, 2014
    On Monday, the Earl and Countess of Wessex visited Somerset where they, amongst other things, pressed apples at one of Somerset’s oldest cider making firms. The Royal couple visited Thatcher’s Cider, which was established in 1904...
  • The Queen and family attend Epsom Derby after busy visit to France

    by - Jun 7, 2014
    After her three day state visit to France, which included commemorating the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings, Her Majesty The Queen made the ‘Derby Dash’ back to the Epsom Downs Racecourse to see Australia win...
  • Prince Charles reveals fears over Prince Philip driving to D-Day veterans

    by - Jun 7, 2014
    Yesterday, Prince Charles met many veterans while walking around Bayeux War Cemetery. However, one veteran in particular, Ivor Thomas, made the Prince reveal a few concerns of his own. Mr Thomas’s son, Philip, who was accompanying his...
  • The Queen and Duke of Edinburgh arrive in France

    by - Jun 5, 2014
    Her Majesty The Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh have arrived in France for the start of their three-day state visit, which also takes in the D-Day anniversary. The first engagement of today didn’t begin in...
  • Prince Philip enjoys largest ever Beating Retreat

    by - Jun 5, 2014
    Yesterday evening, the Duke of Edinburgh, alongside Her Majesty The Queen, witnessed a sublime musical extravaganza of almost 500 military personnel and musicians who put on the biggest Beating Retreat ever seen. The display, which took place...
  • Paris market to be named in Her Majesty The Queen’s honour

    by - Jun 5, 2014
    The Queen is to have her very own flower market named after her in Paris; a very rare gesture by the French. The honour, bestowed to Her Majesty from the people of the French capital, will...
  • Update: Prince William and David Beckham launch new United for Wildlife campaign

    by - Jun 3, 2014
    The Duke of Cambridge, who is President of Unite for Wildlife, launched the latest #WhoseSideAreYouOn campaign at Google Town Hall in London on Monday 9th June. The campaign harnesses the power of sport to raise awareness...