The Yorks

  • Princess Beatrice: “Dyslexia is an opportunity”

    by - Apr 29, 2014
    Last week, Princess Beatrice visited the Globe Academy in Southwark and the Bolingbroke Academy near Clapham Junction, to see how dyslexic students are supported by the Drive for Literacy Programme. The programme is an initiative to develop reading...
  • Duke of York opens centre for wounded and injured military

    by - Apr 10, 2014
    The Duke of York opened a £23m recovery centre for wounded, injured and sick military personnel and their families on Thursday. The Naval Service Recovery Centre (NSRC) is the unique to the area and is financed...
  • Princess Eugenie reopens RNOH unit where she had surgery as a child

    by - Apr 2, 2014
    Princess Eugenie of York, Patron of the RNOH Charity’s Redevelopment Appeal, visited the hospital on Wednesday to formally open its new state-of-the-art Children’s High Dependency Unit. “It’s wonderful to come back and see the new Unit,...
  • The Duke of York launches iDEA Digital Enterprise Award and says ‘failure is good for children’

    by - Apr 1, 2014
    The Duke of York has launched an initiative to encourage young people to start their own business with the Nominet Trust. The iDEA pilot scheme hopes to support 1,000 budding entrepreneurs by investing £150,000 into their...
  • Duke of York attends RAF squadron’s final salute

    by - Mar 28, 2014
    The Duke of York, Honorary Air Commodore of RAF Lossiemouth paid tribute to the RAF’S infamous Dambusters and 12 (Bomber) Squadron on Friday as they received their last salute. The Duke is at RAF Lossimouth where...
  • 24 facts about Princess Eugenie

    by - Mar 23, 2014
    Today is the birthday of Princess Eugenie of York. To celebrate Her Royal Highness’s 24th birthday, here are 24 facts about the 7th-in-line to the throne. 1. Princess Eugenie of York was born on 23rd March 1990...
  • Science Centre looking to raise £3 million thanks to Prince Andrew

    by - Feb 28, 2014
    The Cambridge Science Centre is hoping to raise £3 million, in order to help the centre reach a larger audience, thanks to the Duke of York’s patronage. Prince Andrew recently became Patron of the Science Centre,...
  • Princess Beatrice’s Twitter account officially verified

    by - Feb 27, 2014
    Princess Beatrice has finally had her Twitter account verified. The Princess, who has been a member of the social networking site for some time, is now verified from the company to show that her account is...
  • Princess Eugenie to remain in New York as she wins permanent position

    by - Jan 26, 2014
    Princess Eugenie has landed a permanent position at her online auction house in New York. The 23-year-old has been offered the position of ‘benefits auction manager’ at Paddle8 after impressing bosses on her three-month-placement, which she...
  • Princess Beatrice to grace the halls at Sony Pictures

    by - Jan 17, 2014
    Princess Beatrice of York has decided to enter the entertainment industry by taking up an internship at the London Headquarters of Sony Pictures Television. Sony Pictures Television is a division of Sony Entertainment. The company owns...