To Top


  • The Queen’s London Birthplace: 17 Bruton St

    On 21 April 1926, Princess Elizabeth Alexandra Mary was born in London, at the Mayfair home of her maternal grandparents, the...

    Elizabeth Jane Timms21st April 2016
  • The Christening of HM The Queen

    On 29 May 1926, the christening of the future Queen Elizabeth II, took place. The baptismal service was performed at the...

    Elizabeth Jane Timms20th April 2016
  • 90 facts about The Queen

    As The Queen turns 90, Royal Central takes a look at some interesting, funny and sometimes bizarre facts about the monarch....

    Charlie Proctor20th April 2016
  • What is Oak Apple Day?

    Falling on 29 May and known as Oak Apple Day, this is a former public holiday which, although less celebrated today as a...

    Elizabeth Jane Timms15th April 2016
  • Crown Princess Mary returns to School

    I confess that I was missing Crown Princess Mary, and I was wondering what was happening in the Kingdom of Denmark, at...

    Lurdes Rebocho12th April 2016
  • By Royal Appointment: The Goring

    Throughout all her years on the throne, the Queen has hosted many people from all over the world for joyous and...

    Peter Anderson3rd April 2016
  • It’s another Swedish Royal Baby Watch

    Welcome to April – a month that promises several important events in several European royal houses. We will have birthdays, Jubilees, state...

    Lurdes Rebocho1st April 2016
  • Princess Mary’s Choice for Women

    When thinking of what to write for my first post as Royal Central blogger, my wish is that it was a meaningful...

    Lurdes Rebocho31st March 2016
  • Silver and Gold: A Profile of Norman Hartnell

    The year was 1953 and the streets of London were lined with people from all over the world; each person was...

    Blake Johnson30th March 2016
  • Fabergé’s Easter Eggs

    Probably best known for the exquisite Easter eggs that he crafted for the Russian Imperial house of Romanov, Peter Carl Faberge...

    Elizabeth Jane Timms29th March 2016
Royal Central is the web's most popular source for the latest news and information on the British Royal Family and the Monarchies of Europe.

Subscribe via Email

To receive the latest Royal Central posts straight to your email inbox, enter your email address below and press subscribe.

Join 1,482 other subscribers

Copyright © 2016 Royal Central, all rights reserved.