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  • 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...
  • ‘The year that made The Prince’ – Prince Harry’s 2014

    by - Dec 21, 2014
    Royal followers cannot doubt that 2014 has been a significant twelve months for Prince Harry. Harry has continued to increase his Royal duties this year, taking on a number of engagements on behalf of his grandmother,...
  • A-Z of the Monarchy: V-Z

    by - Dec 19, 2014
    In the final part of this series, we shall take a look at some Royal-related facts from the letters V through to Z. Vegemite – Prince William and Catherine received some some unusual gifts for their...
  • A-Z of the Monarchy: O-U

    by - Dec 17, 2014
    In the penultimate instalment of this series, we shall look at a variety of Royal-related facts according to the letters O – U. Orange blossoms – When Queen Victoria wed Prince Albert she wore a wreath...
  • ‘Within the Commonwealth Realm’ – The Caribbean: Part 2

    by - Dec 17, 2014
    Alas we have come to the final segment of ‘Within the Commonwealth Realm‘. In this final section we will be ending the series by taking a look at the remaining countries of the Caribbean. Grenada Before...
  • ‘Within the Commonwealth Realm’ – The Caribbean: Part 1

    by - Dec 11, 2014
    The tropical oasis of the Caribbean is home to nine constitutional monarchies. In the next two segments of ‘Within the Commonwealth Realm’ we will take a look at these exotic, sun-kissed countries. Antigua and Barbuda From...
  • Monaco twins raise questions over country’s succession laws

    by - Dec 10, 2014
    The Princess of Monaco gave birth to twins today at Princess Grace Hospital within the city-state. The birth, which was reported by media around the world, was quite unique by royal standards. Cases of twins being...
  • Why do we cover The Royals?

    by Kelly Lynch - Dec 7, 2014
    This past week I took phone calls and emails from a few networks, eager to get my take on why America is so fascinated by Royalty, and The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge in particular. The interest...
  • The A-Z of the Monarchy: H-N

    by - Dec 7, 2014
    After learning some interesting information about the monarchy in the first part of this series (A-G), it’s now time to take a look at what wonderful facts we can discover from letters H-N… Horological Conservator – Are you always...
  • ‘Within the Commonwealth Realm’ – New Zealand

    by - Dec 5, 2014
    You may not recognize Queen Elizabeth II if you are in the Commonwealth Realm of New Zealand. For when she is attending a native  Powhiri or Maori welcoming ceremony she wears a ceremonial Korowai cloak and...