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  • Royal Fashion Round-up with Chloe: Northern Ireland tour

    by - Jun 27, 2014
    The Queen and Prince Philip made another historic trip to Northern Ireland recently and this edition of the Royal Fashion Round-up will look at Her Majesty’s outfits for the trip. The links throughout the article will take...
  • Royal Fashion Round-up with Chloe: Royal Ascot 2014

    by - Jun 24, 2014
    This week, following the Order of the Garter Service in Windsor, the Royals descended upon Ascot’s racing course for the week. In this edition of the Royal Fashion Round-up the sections are separated by day, rather than person,...
  • Behind the Royal door: Princess Margaret

    by - Jun 22, 2014
    This edition of ‘Behind the Royal door’ will look into the life of The Queen’s late sister, Princess Margaret, Countess of Snowdon. She led a colourful life in the public eye and was generally considered the more carefree,...
  • Why the chopper and palace repair stories are a fuss over nothing

    by - Jun 21, 2014
    Yesterday evening, the mainstream media treated us to a series of stories whose central themes were to try and underline the cost of the Monarchy to taxpayers. In case you didn’t see, the first one of...
  • The Waterloo Ceremony: Duke of Wellington pays his rent

    by - Jun 18, 2014
    The Waterloo Ceremony. An elaborate gesture performed annually by the Duke of Wellington, as he pays the rent on his grand stately home in Hampshire to the British Monarch. This symbolic ceremony is held every year on...
  • Royal Fashion Round-up with Chloe: Trooping the Colour 2014

    by - Jun 15, 2014
    At yesterday’s Trooping the Colour ceremony for The Queen’s official birthday saw the extended Royal Family file out onto the balcony of Buckingham Palace, and so Royal Fashion Round-up will take a look at those not...
  • History Rewind: Magna Carta is sealed

    by - Jun 15, 2014
    In 1215 insurgent Baron Leaders trooped on London where they were greeted by a swelling crowd of defectors from John’s royalist followers. The demands of this group would soon turn into the most pivotal document in...
  • Behind the Royal door: Princess Alexandra

    by - Jun 10, 2014
    This edition of ‘Behind the Royal door’ will round up the Kent siblings with Princess Alexandra, The Honourable Lady Ogilvy. Alexandra Helen Elizabeth Olga Christabel was born on Christmas Day 1936. She is the second child and only daughter...
  • Royal Fashion Round-up with Chloe: State Opening of Parliament special

    by - Jun 4, 2014
    As Her Majesty The Queen opened Parliament today, she donned full regalia for the occasion. This special edition of Royal Fashion Round-up will explain these items and their meaning within the ceremony, as well as their...
  • The State Opening of Parliament explained

    by - May 27, 2014
    Next week, The Queen accompanied by the Duke of Edinburgh will attend her 60th State Opening of Parliament to open the final session of this present parliament before the next General Election in the UK. The...