Sean Okeeffe

Sean Okeeffe

  • The Queen searches for many new job candidates

    by - Sep 22, 2013
    HM The Queen could give the job centre a run for their money this week with the amount of postions she has on offer in various locations, but be prepared, I am quite sure that working...
  • The Forgotten Monarchs – Part 6

    by - Sep 22, 2013
    The penultimate part in this series of blogs focuses on the last King and penultimate Monarch of the House of Hanover, King William IV. William was born on 21st August 1765, being the third son of...
  • Tudor Historian Leanda de Lisle talks to Royal Central

    by - Sep 13, 2013
    Leanda de Lisle is a very in demand author at the moment – not only does she write for BBC History Magazine, History Today, The Literary Review and the Spectator, as well as national newspapers, her latest book...
  • Duke of Windsor letter reveals Royal Family rift

    by - Sep 9, 2013
    In a newly revealed candid letter written after the 1936 Abdication Crisis, the Duke of Windsor, formerly Edward VIII, allegedly reveals how the Royal Family warned him to stay away from England. The letter, which was...
  • Falklands Protest Group threaten to disrupt Princess Anne’s Argentina visit

    by - Sep 6, 2013
    Princess Anne will be the first senior royal to make a visit to Argentina in nearly 15 years and yet her most recent visit, as a part of an International Olympic Committee (IOC) team, is surrounded by threats...
  • The Forgotten Monarchs – Part 5

    by - Sep 5, 2013
    It has been a while but The Forgotten Monarchs are back and this blog focuses on the last Monarch of the House of Stuart, Queen Anne. Anne was born on 6th February 1665 at St James’s...
  • The Spanish Armada – Queen Elizabeth I’s Greatest and Only Success?

    by - Aug 28, 2013
    “I know I have the body of a weak, feeble Woman; but I have the heart and stomach of a King, and a King of England too” (Queen Elizabeth I to her troops at Tilbury) What...
  • Tudor – The Family Story by Leanda de Lisle

    by - Aug 17, 2013
    You may think that when someone takes a holiday abroad they may just want to lay back in the sun and relax. Well for me, I did just that, but what better way to relax in...
  • Anne Neville – The Bad Queen?

    by - Aug 5, 2013
    Like millions of others last night, I was an avid view of the BBC 1 adaptation of ‘The White Queen’, the reason I choose now to blog on the programme is because of the way Anne...
  • The Forgotten Monarchs – Part 4

    by - Aug 2, 2013
    This fourth blog in the series focuses on the joint married Monarchs, Queen Mary II and King William III. Queen Mary being the fifth Monarch of the House of Stuart and King William being the first...