Blog Posts

  • Choosing a Royal Godparent

    by - Aug 7, 2013
    In just a few short months, probably September or October, His Royal Highness Prince George Alexander Louis of Cambridge will be christened into the Anglican Church of England. As future king, this is a pivotal and...
  • The Defence of Richard III Part 2 – The Foundations of Evil

    by - Aug 6, 2013
    King Henry VI, who contested the Wars of the Roses, in spirit at least, with King Edward IV had only one child, Edward of Westminster, Prince of Wales. In 1469, the Earl of Warwick, the Kingmaker,...
  • Anne Neville – The Bad Queen?

    by - Aug 5, 2013
    Like millions of others last night, I was an avid view of the BBC 1 adaptation of ‘The White Queen’, the reason I choose now to blog on the programme is because of the way Anne...
  • Why the next King James would be James VIII and ‘first’ King Alexander, Alexander IV

    by - Aug 5, 2013
    The British Monarchy was formed when King James VI of Scotland inherited the throne of England in 1603. Prior to that, Kings and Queens of England and Scotland had reigned separately. When King James came to...
  • Prince William heads back to work

    by - Aug 5, 2013
    For any new father, getting to know your baby is very important, but with only two weeks statutory paternity leave, it is hard for you to go back to work. This is a problem that is...
  • The Many Facets of Prince Harry

    by - Aug 4, 2013
    When I think about HRH Prince Harry of Wales, many different words come to mind; words like kind, charming, funny, loyal, and loving. Prince Harry is a man with many different facets, or layers. These layers...
  • Is it possible for a royal to be a commoner?

    by - Aug 3, 2013
    When the Duchess of Cambridge married Prince William of Wales, the media spoke about her being a commoner. They were correct. Until her marriage she was indeed a commoner. However, did you know that until Her...
  • The world’s most eligible royals

    by - Aug 3, 2013
    Still waiting to meet the Prince or Princess of your dreams? While the Duke of Cambridge is off the list, there are plenty of other royals who have yet to tie the knot. Could it be...
  • Anglogeek’s 5 Minute Book Review

    by - Aug 3, 2013
    In the past year, I have read seven biographies on Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. Many of the these books contained the same stories, the same milestones and followed similar patterns. One book changed that, Elizabeth The...
  • Richard III – A Review

    by - Aug 2, 2013
    Last night I went to see The Changeling Theatre’s adaptation of Richard III at Upnor Castle.  Whilst I was really looking forward to the production, I was also feeling ready to tut under my breath at...