Guest Posts

Guest Posts

  • Interview with Matthew Lewis – author of the book “Loyalty”

    by - Jul 13, 2013
    Back in April I reviewed Matthew Lewis’s historical novel Loyalty – a story of Richard III.  I discovered Matthew on Twitter and after enjoying his historical tweets decided to read his book.  If you have seen my review...
  • Growing up Royal

    by - Jul 13, 2013
    The unofficial due date for the Royal baby has come and gone and people all over the world are eagerly awaiting news that the Duchess of Cambridge has been admitted to St Mary’s Hospital in Paddington...
  • Documentary on Diana’s childhood home airs in the US

    by - Jul 11, 2013
    “Secrets of Althorp: The Spencers” aired on PBS (Public Broadcasting Service) on Monday with re-runs on Tuesday and Wednesday. Actual air time varied based on viewers’ locations. The documentary takes the viewer on a tour of...
  • What goes into naming a Royal Baby?

    by - Jul 11, 2013
    I have been on a few royalty related sites and message boards as people are guessing what the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge will name their child. From my research it seems that George is the...
  • Prince Charles’s representative to be questioned by MPs

    by - Jul 11, 2013
    The Duchy of Cornwall is the estate and landholding held by Prince Charles. As the eldest son of a reigning British monarch Charles succeed the Duchy and the associated title “The Duke of Cornwall” upon his...
  • How Queen Elizabeth II changed the meaning of Queen

    by - Jul 7, 2013
    She has been, for most of our lifetimes, the only Queen we have ever known. Powerful yet delicate, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, by the grace of God, Queen and Defender of Faith has paved the...
  • West End play dramatises the weekly audiences Queen has with Cameron

    by - Jul 2, 2013
    The Prime Minister of the United Kingdom is granted many Progrative powers and privileges. Aside from the round-the-clock security, weekend breaks at Chequers and ministerial salary, David Cameron PM is the only man with the privilege...
  • House of Windsor to House of Glücksburg?

    by - Jun 29, 2013
    On July 17, 1917 HM King George V of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland changed the name of the royal house from Saxe-Coburg-Gotha to Windsor. With World War I raging at the time...
  • The Duchess of Cambridge to become Wimbledon ambassador

    by - Jun 25, 2013
    The Duchess of Cambridge is set to become the official Royal ambassador for the Wimbledon tennis championships. The Duchess is a fan of the game and has been a frequent spectator in the Royal Box on...
  • King Henry VIII is Crowned

    by - Jun 24, 2013
    Five hundred and four years ago today, Henry VIII and Katherine of Aragon were crowned King and Queen of England in a ceremony of pomp and splendour at Westminster Abbey.   The coronation ceremony was performed by...