Other Royals

  • Behind the Royal door: Prince and Princess Michael of Kent

    by - May 27, 2014
    Brother of The Duke of Kent, Prince Michael, and his wife Princess Michael, are another Royal couple that the media pay little attention to, so ‘Behind the Royal door’ takes a look at their lives and work....
  • Behind the Royal door: The Duke and Duchess of Kent

    by - May 22, 2014
    We move behind the Royal door Wren Cottage, where another of The Queen’s cousins lives: The Duke of Kent and his wife, The Duchess. Edward George Nicholas Paul Patrick was born in 1935, the first born...
  • King George III and the royal bargain for Buckingham Palace

    by - May 19, 2014
    One of the most famous landmarks in the country, Buckingham Palace is the official residence of the British monarch in London. The former home of The Duke of Buckingham, it was bought by the Hanoverian King...
  • Victoria Day: Fireworks galore as Canada celebrates its two queens

    by - May 18, 2014
    Amid blooming trees and nesting birds, spring has sprung in Canada as it prepares to celebrate Victoria Day on Monday with much anticipation… Anticipation? Why, it signals the unofficial return of summer, of course! Whether eagerly...
  • The royal tradition of Afternoon Tea: From Queen Victoria to Elizabeth II

    by - May 16, 2014
    At the British Royal Court, Afternoon Tea is a quintessential daily ritual. This delectable celebration of tea originated in the Victorian era, when young Queen Victoria reigned in the United Kingdom. Tea drinking in England dates...
  • Queen Victoria’s journals to be exhibited at Windsor Castle

    by - May 12, 2014
    Perhaps one of the most popular rulers of England, Queen Victoria is best known for her long reign which lasted 63 years, and her undying love for her husband, Prince Albert. Now, visitors are offered a chance...
  • Behind the Royal door: The Duke and Duchess of Gloucester

    by - May 12, 2014
    Royal Central presents a new series: ‘Behind the Royal door’, a ‘who’s who’ of The Royal Family. As The Queen’s family continues to grow, such as the recent arrival of Mia Tindall, extended family members of Her...
  • Emergency arises during royal visit to Northumberland

    by - May 8, 2014
    Members of Northumberland’s Lifeboat crew were given only half an hour to prepare for a royal visit, only for them to be called out to an emergency as the royal VIP guest arrived. HRH the Duke...
  • Princess Alexandra to attend Florence Nightingale commemoration at Westminster Abbey

    by - May 7, 2014
    Patron of The Florence Nightingale Foundation, Princess Alexandra will attend the annual memorial of the life and work of Florence Nightingale at Westminster Abbey on Wednesday evening. The ceremony is held to commemorate nursing and midwifery...
  • Duke and Duchess of Gloucester to visit storm-hit coastal towns

    by - May 5, 2014
    The Duke and Duchess of Gloucester will visit the storm-hit bays of Porthleven and Mullion as they tour Cornwall on May 27th-28th. During their time at the coast, Prince Richard and Birgitte will meet with local dignitaries, including the mayor, as well...