Insight

  • New book explores the Queen’s love of corgis

    by - Sep 17, 2013
    Royal biographer Brian Hoey has authored many books that take an interesting behind the scenes look at the Royal family and household. His newest publication takes a more in-depth look into a topic he has covered previously: the...
  • The tragic sons of York and Lancaster: Know your Edwards

    by - Sep 7, 2013
    The fifteenth century was littered with Edwards. It had always been a popular royal name and the London associations with Edward the Confessor, whose tomb was located within Westminster Abbey, made it a favourite choice for...
  • Visiting Clarence House – a look behind the scenes

    by - Sep 1, 2013
    When we made our visit to the State Rooms at Buckingham Palace last week, we also went to see Clarence House, the London home of Their Royal Highnesses The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of...
  • The Spanish Armada – Queen Elizabeth I’s Greatest and Only Success?

    by - Aug 28, 2013
    “I know I have the body of a weak, feeble Woman; but I have the heart and stomach of a King, and a King of England too” (Queen Elizabeth I to her troops at Tilbury) What...
  • Royal Nursery Diary – Week 5: Wide, wide world

    by - Aug 23, 2013
    Prince George turned one month this week, and the cozy microcosm of his mother’s arms has evolved into a world rich with sounds, colours, smells and textures of all kinds… Off to Wales we go… Mum...
  • A Day In The Life of a Royal Baby: How Will Prince George’s Childhood Compare?

    by - Aug 22, 2013
    For any family, the birth of a baby is a momentous occasion and welcoming a new person into the world is one of life’s highlights. Most parents will spend the first few months getting used to...
  • 6 questions about the future of the British Monarchy

    by - Aug 21, 2013
    As the world welcomes the almost 1-month old Prince George, we take this opportunity to look at 7 things about the future of the Monarchy, near and distant. When Prince Harry marries, what would be his...
  • William and Kate appear to follow European Royals with relaxed first family photo

    by - Aug 20, 2013
    The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have appeared to take inspiration from their European counterparts as they release the first official photos of Prince George. Proud parents William and Kate decided to unveil a relaxed family...
  • Who is Maud Windsor?

    by - Aug 19, 2013
    Born on the 15th of August 2013 to Lord and Lady Frederick Windsor, Maud Elizabeth Daphne Marina is the first grandchild of Prince and Princess Michael of Kent, first cousin twice removed of Her Majesty the...
  • Royal Nursery Diary – Week 4: Paging Mr Sand-Man

    by - Aug 15, 2013
    It is three in the morning, and all through the house, Not a peep, not a sound… not even a mouse. Ahhhhhhhh… Prithee… Why can’t it be so? For the Sand-Man, little one, is a friend,...