Other Royals

  • Draft version of King George VI’s first wartime speech hit’s the auction block

    by - Nov 25, 2013
    Sotheby’s will auction off an initial draft of King George VI’s speech in which he tells the country that Britain was ready, willing and able to declare war on Germany. It is the first time in 74 years, that the...
  • November christening for Maud Windsor

    by - Oct 24, 2013
    For the past three months, royal watchers near and far have been captivated by any news regarding the third in line to the throne, HRH Prince George of Cambridge. On 23 October,  His Royal Highness was...
  • Prince and Princess Michael of Kent ‘thrilled’ to become grandparents

    by - Sep 3, 2013
    Prince and Princess Michael of Kent have revealed their joy of becoming grandparents for the first time, after son Lord Frederick Windsor welcomed a baby girl with wife Sophie. “We are absolutely thrilled by the arrival...
  • Prince Michael’s first granddaughter named ‘Maud Elizabeth Daphne Marina’

    by - Aug 16, 2013
    It has emerged that the first child of Lord Fredrick Windsor and Lady Fredrick Windsor (known as Sophie Winkleman) has been named Maud Elizabeth Daphne Marina. The first grandchild of Prince and Princess Michael of Kent,...
  • Prince Michael of Kent becomes a grandfather

    by - Aug 16, 2013
    In a statement released by Their Royal Highnesses Prince and Princess Michael of Kent today the couple has confirmed that they are now grandparents for the first time after Lady Frederick Windsor gave birth to a...
  • Queen’s cousin joins cast of Downton Abbey

    by - Jul 27, 2013
    The first cousin twice removed of Her Majesty The Queen, Flora Ogilvy, is to take a role in the new series of Downton Abbey when the show returns for its fourth series in September. The 18-year-old...
  • Countess of Wessex reveals her joy for new parents William and Kate

    by - Jul 24, 2013
    The Countess of Wessex has revealed her joy of hearing the news of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge’s first child. “I feel ridiculously happy actually,” Sophie said. “So excited for them both, its a wonderful...
  • Earl and Countess of Wessex to be special guests at New Forest Show

    by - Jul 17, 2013
    Prince Edward and the Countess of Wessex are to attend the New Forest Show on Wednesday 31st July. The royal couple will give the show a royal seal of approval for the second year in a...
  • Diana’s dresses: the story behind the fashion icon

    by - Jul 17, 2013
    A documentary aired this evening on Channel 4 featuring the sale of ten of Princess Diana’s most iconic and famous dresses, ‘Diana’s Dresses – The Auction’.  This documentary looked at the Princess’ style throughout her life. The one...
  • Pregnant Zara Phillips cancels horse-riding competitions until next year

    by - Jul 17, 2013
    Pregnant Zara Phillips has announced she will not take part in any horse-riding competitions now until after her first child is born. Last week, Zara confirmed she was expecting her first child with husband Mike Tindall...