State & Ceremonial

  • Queen to make statement on Scottish independence result tomorrow

    by - Sep 18, 2014
    The Queen is to make a written statement tomorrow afternoon in the wake of the result of the Scottish independence referendum held today across the country. Polls closed just a short while ago at 10pm and the votes are...
  • Queen advertises for new helicopter pilot

    by - Sep 13, 2014
    Ever wanted to work with The Queen? Ever wanted to fly helicopters? Well today is your lucky day as the Royal Household advertise for someone to captain The Queen’s Helicopter flight and ferry members of the Royal...
  • Lords of the Manor face losing ancient rights

    by - Jul 21, 2014
    Parliament’s justice committee has announced it intends to launch an inquiry into the ancient rights of Lords of the Manor as part of investigations in response to a number of letters received in recent months by the Government relating...
  • Royal Diary: 21st-27th July

    by - Jul 20, 2014
    Monday 21 July 2014 The Duke of Edinburgh, Patron, will visit Bowles Rocks Trust in Bowles. This week Prince Charles and The Duchess of Cornwall spend their week in Scotland. Whilst in Scotland they are known...
  • Royal Diary: 14th-20th July

    by - Jul 13, 2014
    Monday 14th July 2014 The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh will give a reception for the winners of The Queen’s Award for Enterprise, at Buckingham Palace. The Queen’s Awards for Enterprise are the UK’s most...
  • Royal succession changes reach final hurdle

    by - Jul 6, 2014
    The changes to the rules governing the line of succession to the British and Commonwealth throne will be brought into effect in the coming weeks once Western Australia has passed its bill bringing the changes into...
  • Royal Diary 7th July-13th July

    by - Jul 6, 2014
    7 July 2014 The Duke of York will hold a Trustees Meeting and Patrons Company Lunch for the Outward Bound Trust at Buckingham Palace, London. Andrew will also hold a Meeting for Sevenoaks School and a...
  • Royal Diary 30th June-6th July

    by - Jun 29, 2014
    30 June 2014 The Queen accompanied by The Duke of Edinburgh will attend the Ceremony of the Keys at the Palace of Holyroodhouse. This week begins The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall’s week...
  • Updated: Royal Diary: 23rd-29th June

    by - Jun 22, 2014
    23 June 2014 The Queen accompanied by The Duke of Edinburgh, will open The Queen’s Terminal at Heathrow Airport in Middesex. The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh will visit Northern Ireland from Monday 23rd June...
  • Royal Fashion Round-up with Chloe: Order of the Garter 2014 explanation

    by - Jun 20, 2014
    On ‘Royal Fashion Round-up’, we discover the history of certain items of jewellery and clothing, and so the Order of the Garter service this year was no exception. I aim to explain what is worn and their...