Blog Posts

  • Speculation Station: Letizia’s Quick Fix

    by - Mar 14, 2013
    Letizia, Princess of Asturias, is the wife of Spain's Prince Felipe. Although not titled as Crown Prince and Crown Princess, Felipe and Letizia are still the next king and queen consort of Spain. Before marriage, she...
  • Getting to Know Autumn Phillips (née Kelly)

    by - Mar 13, 2013
    Considering she's married to Peter Phillips, 11th in line to the throne and eldest Grandchild of Queen Elizabeth, there is remarkably little information out there about Autumn Phillips (née Kelly). How has she mastered the art...
  • An Interview With Andrew Stewart Jamieson, The Queen’s Illuminator & Scribe

    by - Mar 12, 2013
    We interview Andrew Stewart Jamieson, The Queen's Scribe & Illuminator about what he does and some of the intricacies of his job. This is the first in what we hope will be a series of remarkable...
  • Op-Ed: “Few Things With The Royal Baby Are To Be A Surprise, Now Let’s Stop Guessing The Gender”

    by - Mar 9, 2013
    What a week! Firstly it was reported that the Duchess of Cambridge had unwittingly revealed the royal baby’s gender whilst in Grimsby, then over the last few days we’ve discovered that the Duchess didn’t even so...
  • Just What Is ‘St James’s Palace’?

    by - Mar 9, 2013
    St James’s Palace used to be the Monarch’s primary residence in London, but since it was last used as such by King William IV, with Queen Victoria moving into Buckingham Palace upon her accession in 1837....
  • 10 Questions & Answers On… King George V

    by - Mar 8, 2013
    This week’s 10 questions and answers post is on one of Britain’s most famous Monarchs in history. King George V lived from 3 June 1865 – 20 January 1936, he reigned alongside his consort Queen Mary for...
  • Ways You Can Use To Tell If The Queen Is In Residence

    by - Mar 7, 2013
    One of the features of the British Monarchy is that unlike presidencies; the Monarchy want you to know when the Sovereign is in residence. They do this through many different ways, both subtle and grandly obvious....
  • The Duchess Of Cambridge Will Make A Great Queen… But Not Yet

    by - Mar 5, 2013
    Today was an all-round success for the Duchess of Cambridge. Despite being subjected to the delays of  her helicopter on her journey to Grimsby today, not only did she keep calm and carried on but she...
  • Speculation Station: Charlene’s Transformation

    by - Mar 4, 2013
    Princess Charlene (Charlene Wittstock) is the South African wife of Prince Albert II of Monaco. They married in July 2011 after dating for five years. Albert is the reigning prince of Monaco and son of the...
  • Just What Is It Like To Be A Lord Or Lady In Britain?

    by - Mar 2, 2013
    For centuries, hereditary titles were dispensed to close allies of the Sovereign as a mark of the Monarch’s patronage, nowadays hereditary titles are no longer dispensed and having an existing hereditary title no longer permits one...