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
The coronation of Russia’s last Emperor, Nicolas II
Nicolas II of Russia was the last Emperor of Russia, whose reign saw the fall of the Russian Empire. He and...10th August 2016
Catherine of Aragon: Tragic Queen
Throughout her life, Catherine of Aragon knew many tragedies. She lost her first husband after just five months of marriage and...28th July 2016
Vienna Marks Centenary of Emperor Franz Josef’s Death
This year the centenary of the death of Emperor Franz Josef I is being marked with a series of special exhibitions...28th July 2016