All posts tagged "british history"
Missing dress owned by Queen Alexandra found in attic
A velvet gown belonging to the Danish-born wife of King Edward VII that has been part of a private collection for...British Royals11th September 2018
Metal detectorists attempt to raid battlefield site where Richard III was killed
Leicestershire Police report that the historic Bosworth Battlefield site has recently been disturbed by illegal metal detectorists hopeful they’ll discover treasure....History10th August 2017
Documentary reveals MI5 spied on the Duke of Windsor during his reign & after his abdication
In a Channel 4 documentary, Spying on the Royals, which aired Sunday night in the UK, it was revealed that during...British Royals3rd April 2017
King George III was not “a tyrannical Nincompoop”
The less than flattering assessment given to King George III by many today has recently been shown to be rather inaccurate,...British Royals19th January 2017
Who was Adela of Normandy?
Though many of the details of life are unknown or disputed by historians, Adela of Normandy is a saint of the...Blog Posts6th October 2016