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  • 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...
  • 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...
  • ‘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...