Blog Posts

  • Duchess of Cambridge reveals Prince George is ‘growing very fast’

    by - Nov 20, 2013
    The Duchess of Cambridge has revealed four-month-old Prince George is “growing very fast”. New mum Kate made the comments as she and Prince William made an official visit to Only Connect’s London offices in Kings Cross....
  • A complete guide to God Save The Queen

    by - Nov 19, 2013
    As a royalist, I feel having a national anthem about our Queen is a fantastic thing. Republicans argue (they always do) that God Save The Queen shouldn’t be Britain’s anthem because it’s ‘all about The Queen’...
  • In the Shadow of The Queen: How Prince Charles is Proving His Worth

    by - Nov 18, 2013
    Celebrity status and popular press are not new concepts when it comes to the British Royal Family. In the past few decades, Princess Margaret; Diana, Princess of Wales and Sarah, Duchess of York have all been...
  • Rule Britannia..the history and pageantry of the Royal Ship

    by - Nov 18, 2013
    It began as the anonymous Ship Number 691 in 1953 at the John Brown Shipyards and turned into a floating place of pageantry and memories. The Royal Yacht Britannia is now retired and one of Scotland’s...
  • More than plots of land: Duchy of Cornwall part 2

    by - Nov 18, 2013
    Many people will hear ‘The Duchy of Cornwall’ and think it is some land Prince Charles has or an organic farm. But, The Duchy of Cornwall is much more than that. This is part two of...
  • Getting to know Timothy Laurence

    by - Nov 17, 2013
    One of the lesser known members of the British Royal Family is the Princess Royal’s husband, Vice-Admiral Sir Timothy Laurence.  Generally referred to as Tim, he is her second husband. He is very often overlooked, but...
  • Prince Harry’s South Pole trek: meet the challengers

    by - Nov 14, 2013
    Prince Harry’s patronage of Walking With the Wounded is not your typical royal patronage. After joining them for part of their 2011 trek to the North Pole, he set a new bar for himself. As far...
  • The Queen’s European royal cousins

    by - Nov 13, 2013
    We often hear that the Queen is a cousin of various European monarchs. Her Majesty is related to them because of her great great grandmother Queen Victoria and the marriages made by her children and grandchildren....
  • Prince Charles-multifaceted in faith

    by - Nov 12, 2013
    The Prince of Wales is known for his passion for the environment, architecture, the arts and education. Many may not know, Prince Charles also has a keen interest in religion. I think Prince Charles surprised us...
  • Elfrida, The First Crowned Queen of England

    by - Nov 7, 2013
    It is often claimed that the Anglo-Saxons did not have queens. Instead, Matilda of Flanders, the wife of William the Conqueror is credited with being the first queen of England. While most Anglo-Saxon king’s wives failed...