Royalty In The Media

  • Preview of episode two of ‘The Plantagenets’

    by - Mar 22, 2014
    After the dramatic events of last week’s episode, Professor Robert Bartlett continues his investigation into England’s longest ruling dynasty in the second installment of this BBC Two series, The Plantagenets. Professor Bartlett discovers how the later...
  • Preview of episode one of ‘The Plantagenets’

    by - Mar 16, 2014
    In this new BBC Two three-part documentary series, Professor Robert Bartlett reveals the dramatic stories behind England’s longest ruling dynasty, the Plantagenets. In the first episode, The Devil’s Brood, Professor Bartlett begins his investigation into this...
  • Prince Harry’s ‘South Pole Heroes’ premieres on ITV

    by - Mar 16, 2014
    For two consecutive Sundays, 16 March and 23 March at 8pm GMT, ITV will be airing ‘Harry’s South Pole Heroes’, the two-part documentary following the quest of the Virgin Money South Pole Allied Challenge 2013. The...
  • Preview of episode two of ‘Henry and Anne: The Lovers Who Changed History’

    by - Feb 27, 2014
    After historian Dr Suzannah Lipscomb revealed the background leading up to Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn’s courtship in the first episode of this series, in the next programme of Henry and Anne: The Lovers Who Changed...
  • BBC Scotland Culture Show features lost portrait of Bonnie Prince Charlie

    by - Feb 25, 2014
    The BBC Culture Show Special The Lost Portrait of Bonnie Prince Charlie, which aired Saturday 22nd February, featured the discovery of the long-lost portrait of Prince Charles Edward Stuart, which has long been considered one of the...
  • Preview of ‘Henry and Anne: The Lovers Who Changed History’

    by - Feb 19, 2014
    In the new Channel 5 series Henry and Anne: The Lovers Who Changed History historian Dr Suzannah Lipscomb delves into the world of possibly the most fascinating and contested royal relationship that our monarchy has ever...
  • Prince Charles and William ‘Unite for Wildlife’ in video message

    by - Feb 9, 2014
    The Prince of Wales and Duke of Cambridge have released a video message, speaking out in support of organisations working to stop the illegal wildlife trade, kicking off what is to be a week of engagements together...
  • Royal Cousins at War documentary reveals how rivaling relations led to outbreak of First World War

    by - Feb 7, 2014
    This BBC Two documentary series, which aired earlier this week on Wednesday and Thursday evening, reflects on the complex relationship between King George V, Tsar Nicholas II of Russia and Kaiser Wilhelm II of Germany, leading...
  • Avid Royal watcher to release book on his hobby

    by - Jan 12, 2014
    A new book is to be released in March by 72-year-old Royal watcher, Colin Edwards. ‘The Royal Family: A Personal Portrait’ features Mr Edwards’ personal accounts of meeting members of the Royal family, complete with his own...
  • Queen focuses on reflection in annual Christmas Message

    by - Dec 25, 2013
    The Christmas Message from Her Majesty The Queen has been broadcast in the UK and Commonwealth countries, with Her Majesty focussing on a need to reflect on the years gone by. The Queen, in a yellow...