Portrait of Tsar Nicholas II Discovered Beneath Portrait of Lenin
As we approach next year and the centennial of the October revolution, the restoration of a picture of Lenin from a...26th November 2016
#OnThisDay in 1818, Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, wife of George III and mother to George IV and William IV, died
Within her chambers in Dutch House, now known as Kew Palace in Surrey, Queen Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, the wife of George...17th November 2016
#OnThisDay in 1937 Princess Cecilie of Greece and Denmark, a sister of the Duke of Edinburgh, died
Princess Cecilie of Greece and Denmark, known in the family as Cécile, the third-eldest sister of the Duke of Edinburgh died...16th November 2016
New Documents shed light on George III’s loss of the American Colonies
Poor George III. As British monarchs go, he’s perhaps one who has had a lot of calamities placed upon his lap. Much...15th November 2016
#OnThisDay in 1093 the Battle of Alnwick took place
On the 13th of November, 1093 the Scottish army of King Malcolm III went up against Robert de Mowbray, Earl of...13th November 2016
#OnThisDay in 1768 Princess Augusta Sophia of the United Kingdom was born as the daughter of George III & Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz.
The sixth child and a sibling to Princess Sophia, HRH Princess Augusta was born on this day. Patronage tradition was still...8th November 2016
#OnThisDay in 1777 Princess Sophia was born as the daughter of George III and Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz.
It’s known to history that the daughter of King George III and Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz was born on this day in...2nd November 2016
Royal Burials: Basilica of St Denis
The Basilica of St Denis, the burial site of the Kings of France, is located in northern Paris, in the suburb...31st October 2016
The Queen and Royal Family are ‘Huge Fans’ of ITV show, ‘Victoria’
Victoria show writer Daisy Goodwin has revealed that a source close to the royal family has shared that they love the...14th October 2016
#OnThisDay in 1355 Philippa, 5th Countess of Ulster, granddaughter of Edward III, was born.
Phillipa of Clarence was born in Kent on 16 August 1355. She had another title The Countess of March. The alternative...16th August 2016