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  • “How Elizabeth Became Our Queen” – Celebrating 61 Years Of Queen Elizabeth II

    by - Feb 6, 2013
    On this very day in 1952, King George VI of the United Kingdom had died peacefully in his sleep at the age of 56 after a long battle with lung cancer. The then Princess Elizabeth, Duchess...
  • God Save The Queen – A British Anthem?

    by - Feb 5, 2013
    There’s no denying that for a lot of Brits, one of the most stirring and patriotic sounds is the sound of our national anthem, God Save The Queen, but the tune is not exclusive to the...
  • 8 Of The Weirdest British Treason Laws

    by - Feb 5, 2013
    The United Kingdom has a funny old legal system. About 20% of it is made up by traditions which don’t necessarily mean much, but add colour and spectacle to an otherwise potentially colourless and drab Parliament....
  • February Quiz: ‘Queen Elizabeth’s Accession’

    by - Feb 2, 2013
    This month, on the 6th to be precise, we celebrate 61 years of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. This month’s quiz is based around how Queen Elizabeth came to the throne and the things that changed...
  • 10 Questions & Answers On… Princess Margaret

    by - Feb 1, 2013
    This week’s 10 Questions & Answers takes another look back. This week, we have chosen the Queen’s late sister, Princess Margaret, Countess Of Snowdon. We hope you enjoy this weeks 10 Q&As....Read More
  • Zara Phillips Moves Back In To Princess Anne’s Estate

    by - Jan 31, 2013
    Zara Phillips, daughter of HRH Princess Anne and granddaughter to Her Majesty The Queen, and her husband Mike Tindall have begun their move back into Princess Anne’s residence, Gatcombe Park. ...Read More
  • 5 Secret Traditions In The Royal Household

    by - Jan 29, 2013
    This article is a composition of our five favourite lesser-known traditions in the British Monarchy. Some of you may have heard of some of these, others will be a surprise and shock. We hope you enjoy...
  • 5 Moments That Defined The British Monarchy: #5 – Abdication & Scandal Of Edward VIII

    by - Jan 27, 2013
    And so we come to the last in our series of 5 Moments That Defined The British Monarchy. We hope you have enjoyed the series and found it informative – we certainly enjoyed writing it. This...
  • What Are Ladies-in-Waiting and Equerries?

    by - Jan 26, 2013
    Have you ever been to see the Queen on one of her ‘walkabouts’? Or perhaps you have seen pictures of one in the newspapers. Ever noticed the smiling ladies in the hats who stand close behind...
  • 5 Best Military Marches Of The Queen’s Footguards

    by - Jan 25, 2013
    One of the most defining parts of Her Majesty’s Armed Forces are the massed and regimental bands and the music they produce. Here, as a tribute to them we have composed this list of our top 5 British...