Blog Posts

  • All about Royal Warrants

    by - Jul 16, 2013
    The Coronation Festival at Buckingham Palace last weekend showcased over 200 Royal Warrant holders. But what are Royal Warrants and how does a company obtain one? According to the Royal Warrant Holders Association, Royal Warrants of...
  • The Forgotten Monarchs- Part 3

    by - Jul 16, 2013
    This third post on the forgotten monarchs focuses on the fourth King of the House of Stuart, King James II. James was born on 14th October 1633 to King Charles I and Henrietta Maria, his brother...
  • The Countess of Wessex: The Monarchy’s Rising Star

    by - Jul 14, 2013
    She has long been a favourite of The Queen, but not until recently has the world begun to take notice of The Countess of Wessex. Born Sophie Rhys-Jones, the future Countess enjoyed a fairly ordinary childhood. Along with...
  • Interview with Matthew Lewis – author of the book “Loyalty”

    by - Jul 13, 2013
    Back in April I reviewed Matthew Lewis’s historical novel Loyalty – a story of Richard III.  I discovered Matthew on Twitter and after enjoying his historical tweets decided to read his book.  If you have seen my review...
  • Growing up Royal

    by - Jul 13, 2013
    The unofficial due date for the Royal baby has come and gone and people all over the world are eagerly awaiting news that the Duchess of Cambridge has been admitted to St Mary’s Hospital in Paddington...
  • What will a Royal Baby Boy or Girl will mean for the UK?

    by - Jul 13, 2013
    The Royal Baby’s birth is expected imminently now. Word from the mainstream media about people hoping for a girl got us thinking, what would a baby Prince or a baby Princess mean for the nation? A...
  • Prince William: A Man Everyone Can Admire

    by - Jul 12, 2013
    A few weeks ago, I attempted to leave behind my royal obsession for a few hours and attend a baseball game with some friends. At one point, the announcer started wishing people at the game a...
  • ‘Great Expectations’

    by - Jul 11, 2013
    Her Royal Highness Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge has had great expectations placed upon her by many different people; from her parents/family, The Duke of Cambridge, the Royal Family, and most prominently the media. From the moment...
  • What goes into naming a Royal Baby?

    by - Jul 11, 2013
    I have been on a few royalty related sites and message boards as people are guessing what the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge will name their child. From my research it seems that George is the...
  • What will happen to Prince Harry when the royal baby arrives?

    by - Jul 11, 2013
    One of the big questions on everybody’s lips, with the royal baby on its way is, what will happen to Prince Harry? Harry who is currently third in line for the British throne will drop down...