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  • Monarchy Monday: Buckingham Palace by numbers

    by - Jan 19, 2015
    Buckingham Palace, The Queen’s official London residence, is a sight to behold. Have you ever thought about how many rooms it has? Or how many windows? While maths was never my strong suit, these are some...
  • The Royal Association: The Queen – Action for Children

    by - Jan 13, 2015
    The Royal Association articles highlight a member of The Royal Family and spotlights some of their charities and patronages. The Royal Family have been lending their names to organisations through formal patronages since the 18th Century...
  • Monarchy Monday: A television star in the making

    by - Jan 12, 2015
    Do you know who the first Royal was to take part in a television programme? Many would think it would have been Her Majesty The Queen, but in fact it was her husband, The Duke of...
  • Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother: A Life in Decades

    by - Jan 9, 2015
    So as a New Year begins, so too does a new series on Royal Central. 2015 marks 115 years since the birth of Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother and what better way to remember that milestone...
  • Upstairs and Downstairs: A Job Interview at Buckingham Palace

    by - Jan 6, 2015
    For most, job interviews are often accompanied by a certain nervousness and thousands of seemingly unanswerable questions; how will you greet the interviewer? What will you wear to ensure you make a good first impression? What...
  • Monarchy Monday: Epiphany

    by - Jan 5, 2015
    Tomorrow (6th January) marks the Epiphany – a Holy Communion that takes place in Chapel Royal at St James Palace. Tradition states that gifts of gold, frankincense and myrrh were presented to the baby Jesus on...
  • A right Royal wrap-up: reread the blogs of 2014

    by - Dec 31, 2014
    Having relived the Royal news of this past year, its now time to look at the blogs that were popular with our readers during 2014. We talked titles, learnt about the lives of some minor Royals and...
  • Monarchy Monday: A Royal Message

    by - Dec 29, 2014
    In a world of e-mails, text messages and beyond, an old fashioned piece of mail is a treat. However, a card from Her Majesty The Queen is a special treat far beyond your everyday postcard, and for...
  • The Model Republic?

    by - Dec 23, 2014
    Australia, a former penal colony for the British Empire established during the reign of King George III, stands as an independent and thriving nation which still holds strong ties to the Monarchy through our laws and customs. Like...
  • Monarchy Monday: The next Picasso?

    by - Dec 22, 2014
    After the interest in our A-Z of the monarchy series, this new series takes a look at one Royal fact in detail every week, allowing readers to boost their Royal knowledge one fact at a time. Let’s...