May2013

  • Prince Andrew’s new website tells us more about the Yorks

    by - May 30, 2013
    His Royal Highness The Duke of York has recently had his website updated with a new design after it was left inactive for months. The new design has more information about the Duke, his role and...
  • Tell Me More About… The Coronation

    by - May 30, 2013
    With the sixtieth anniversary of The Queen’s coronation on Sunday 2nd June, let’s find out more about the event itself. June was chosen as it was the month thought most likely to be warm and sunny....
  • Royal Baby: “Diana” is Britain’s choice for Will & Kate’s first child

    by - May 30, 2013
    Diana has become a favourite choice for the name of Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge’s first child. The name proved the most popular girl’s name for the royal baby in a survey conducted by...
  • 1977 Or 2012? A Jubilee Year Like No Other.

    by - May 29, 2013
    Queen Elizabeth II’s first big jubilee came about in 1977 when she, along with the entire country, celebrated her 25th year on the throne. It was a celebration like no other the country had seen before...
  • A Royal Foundation of philanthropy and service

    by - May 29, 2013
    The Royal Family is dedicated to supporting charities around the world. In fact, many of their overseas trips and UK visits are in support of the charities they have chosen to support. They take part in...
  • Royal Baby: William & Kate won’t have ‘traditional nanny’

    by - May 29, 2013
    The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge will not take on a ‘traditional nanny’ because they will want to be hands-on parents, according to royal expert Jennie Bond. The former royal commentator believes Prince William and Kate...
  • A Review Of The Last days Of Anne Boleyn – BBC 2 Thursday

    by - May 29, 2013
    Anne Boleyn’s swift and dramatic fall of 1536 is a subject that causes much debate.  Why did the woman the King gave up so much for and waited seven years to possess, last less than three...
  • Queen To Attend Reception Commemorating 60th Anniversary Of First Mount Everest Ascent

    by - May 29, 2013
    On 2nd June 1953, the morning of Her Majesty’s coronation, news reached England’s newspapers of the first successful climb to the top of Mount Everest by Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay. The ascent happened on 29th...
  • New Stained Glass Windows for Westminster Abbey

    by - May 29, 2013
    To commemorate Her Majesty, The Queen’s upcoming 60th coronation anniversary on June the 2nd, the church where she was crowned, Westminster Abbey, has had two new stained glass windows commissioned and installed. The official Facebook page for...
  • Camilla Proves She Could Be Queen Yet

    by - May 28, 2013
    She is the wife of the future King of the United Kingdom and 15 other countries and future (probable) head of the Commonwealth and the second highest ranking woman in the realm, yet for some reason...