State & Ceremonial

  • 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...
  • Royal Ascot begins

    by - Jun 17, 2014
    One of Europe’s most famous racing meetings got underway earlier today. Royal Ascot, which is attended by over a quarter of a million people, began with the royal procession along the racecourse. On the first day...
  • Updated: Royal Diary: 16th-22nd June

    by - Jun 15, 2014
    16 June 2014 The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh will attend a Service for the Order of the Garter at St. George’s Chapel, Windsor Castle. Royal Central takes an in-depth look at the Order of...