An Oxford House and Imperial Russia
A building in a suburb of Oxford has a remarkably unique history. At first glance, it could be yet another late-Victorian townhouse,...17th June 2017
Looking back at the wedding of King Abdullah II and Queen Rania
On 10 June 1993, then-Prince Abdullah married Rania al Yassin in a traditional Muslim ceremony in Amman. The 31-year-old Prince and his 22-year-old...10th June 2017
Scottish home built for Princess Louise in 1890 is sold
A Grade 1 listed building built around one hundred and twenty-five years ago for one of Queen Victoria’s daughters sold last...31st May 2017
A look at Vaduz Castle
Vaduz Castle towers 120 metres above the Liechtenstein capital it is named after and is currently the palace and official residence...28th May 2017
From Vienna to Versailles: Marie Antoinette’s Bridal Journey – Part Two
At the Imperial Abbey of Schuttern, Marie Antoinette spent her last night on German soil and in the Holy Roman Empire....24th May 2017
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