From Vienna to Versailles: Marie Antoinette’s Bridal Journey – Part One
On 21 April 1770, a procession passed by the imperial summer palace of Schönbrunn, consisting of 21 state coaches, followed by...22nd May 2017
A real King Arthur: How would English history have been different if Arthur Tudor had lived?
The Tudor era is one of the most popular periods in English history and has been the subject of much discussion...17th May 2017
Who was Caroline of Brunswick?
Caroline was born on 17 May 1768; her father was Charles, Duke of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel, and her mother, Princess Augusta. She was the...17th May 2017
What Happened to the Monarchy Between 1649 to 1660?
Outside the Houses of Parliament, standing rather boldly with a hand on his sword and the other clutching a Bible, stands...15th May 2017
The Royal Coat of Arms Explained
The Royal Coat of Arms acts as the official coat of arms for the British monarch. The Royal Coat of Arms...15th May 2017
Looking back at the wedding of Princess Ragnhild and Erling Lorentzen
Princess Ragnhild of Norway and Erling Lorentzen were married on 15 May 1953 at Asker parish church near Oslo. The Princess...15th May 2017
The Scottish Royal Coat of Arms Explained
The Royal Coat of Arms of the United Kingdom is made up of symbols from Ireland, England, and Scotland. In Scotland,...14th May 2017
London’s Royal Statues: Queen Charlotte
London has many plaques and memorials with royal connections but in fact, rather fewer statues. Some of these statues have interesting...13th May 2017
Looking Back at the Wedding of Princess Margaret and Antony Armstrong-Jones
On 6 May 1960, Princess Margaret became the first royal to marry in a televised ceremony when she married photographer Antony...6th May 2017
Experts believe remains of King of East Anglia could be buried under tennis courts
After the discovery of Richard III under a council car park in Leicester, and the ongoing search for the grave of...5th May 2017