Queen Victoria; dogs and spiritualism
‘My darling Dash’ — This is the way a young, mid-teenage Victoria would refer to the pet dog of her household....30th August 2016
Everything you need to know about Queen Elizabeth’s Yacht Britannia
In service from 1954 until 1997, HMY Britannia is the former royal yacht of Her Majesty, Queen Elizabeth II. She was...29th August 2016
Princess Anne: Princess of The Olympics
Princess Anne has been a much-loved figure at this year’s Rio Olympics, but her love and history of The Olympics go...19th August 2016
#OnThisDay in 1596 Elizabeth Stuart was born as the daughter of James VI and I and Anne of Denmark.
Elizabeth Stuart, often referred to as The Winter Queen, was born on 19 August 1595 to James VI of Scotland, who...19th August 2016
Can the Queen really retake America?
The race to become the 45th president of the United States is getting increasingly intense for everyone involved. Controversy, personal tirades...15th August 2016
Looking for Jane Seymour
Continuing my short mini-series on the last resting places of the six queens of King Henry VIII, I have chosen to...29th July 2016
Vienna Marks Centenary of Emperor Franz Josef’s Death
This year the centenary of the death of Emperor Franz Josef I is being marked with a series of special exhibitions...28th July 2016
Royals and the Fight Against ALS
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) or Lou Gehrig’s disease is a neurological disease that affects nerve cells in the brain and spinal cord. French...24th July 2016
Foundation Spotlight: Princess Charlene of Monaco Foundation
The Princess Charlene of Monaco Foundation was launched on 14 December 2012. Her Serene Highness, Princess Charlene is the President of...22nd July 2016
Who Is Queen Rania of Jordan?
In the final installment of the “Who Is” series, Her Majesty Queen Rania of Jordan is the focus. Rania Al-Yassin was...20th July 2016