Blog Posts

  • The Real White Queen? A Defence Of King Richard III

    by - Aug 2, 2013
    Good or Evil? Let us talk rather of shades of grey, for that is what all real people are made up of. And what is often forgotten is that, just like you and I, King Richard...
  • The Forgotten Monarchs – Part 4

    by - Aug 2, 2013
    This fourth blog in the series focuses on the joint married Monarchs, Queen Mary II and King William III. Queen Mary being the fifth Monarch of the House of Stuart and King William being the first...
  • Anglogeek’s Two Minute Book Review

    by - Aug 1, 2013
    If you are looking for a short read for holiday or a short read to curl up with this weekend, then Behind Palace Doors by Major Colin Burgess is my quick pick this week. Elizabeth Bowes...
  • A Prince’s Photograph

    by - Jul 31, 2013
    For all new parents, it can be an extremely special moment when a photographer takes the first portrait photographs of the new addition. There is, however, an added pressure when the image is to be circulated...
  • Royal Nursery Diary – Week 2: The New Normal

    by - Jul 31, 2013
    It has been a week since the birth of little Prince George Alexander Louis of Cambridge, and the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have been happily filling their days getting acquainted with their new addition… As...
  • 5 curious things about the line of succession to the British throne

    by - Jul 30, 2013
    Many changes are taking place in the line of succession to the British throne in the coming months. Not only has Prince George’s arrival made everyone below move down a place, but the succession to the...
  • The Forgotten Princesses

    by - Jul 30, 2013
    With the vision of a slimmed Monarchy, Their Royal Highnesses Princess Beatrice and Princess Eugenie of York have become somewhat forgotten. They appear for the high profile events (i.e. Trooping the Colour, Jubilee Events) and then...
  • Should we be worried about Prince Philip?

    by - Jul 29, 2013
    It has been over a month since The Duke of Edinburgh was released from the London Clinic where he underwent what was termed ‘exploratory surgery’. As he continues his recovery, we take a look at what...
  • 32 Years Ago Today…

    by - Jul 29, 2013
    The fairy tale romance and marriage the world had hoped for took place 32 years ago today! Lady Diana Spencer in her taffeta and lace gown by David and Elizabeth Emanuel with its never-ending 25 foot...
  • Birthday Wishes for a Queen

    by - Jul 29, 2013
    This weekend, 4 August to be specific is The Queen Mother’s birthday (and may I also give a birthday wish to my Dad who was born on the same day). Many books have been written about...