All posts tagged "royal history"
Royal burial site ‘UK’s answer to Tutankhamun’s tomb’
A royal burial site from over 1,400 years ago found near a supermarket in Essex is being called England’s answer to...Blog Posts9th May 2019
Royal Wedding Rewind: Who were Grace Kelly’s bridesmaids?
It has been 63 years since fifties Hollywood Princess, Grace Kelly, wed Prince Rainer in a small civil ceremony making her...Blog Posts19th April 2019
UK museum to return stolen imperial artefact to Ethiopia
A museum in Britain has agreed to return strands of hair taken from the body of the Ethiopian Emperor, Tewedros II....Blog Posts5th March 2019
Six figure sum paid for Queen Victoria coin called ‘most beautiful’
It’s been dubbed one of the loveliest coins ever minted and, almost two centuries after it was struck, it’s making headlines...Blog Posts19th January 2019
The queen most likely to grab a Golden Globe
This weekend, Olivia Colman is up for Best Actress at the Golden Globes for her portrayal of Queen Anne in ‘The...Blog Posts5th January 2019
A Calendar of Queens: January
The royal past is peppered with milestones, those major moments that take on an importance all of their own, and Britain’s...Blog Posts5th January 2019
Right royal nods for ‘The Favourite’ at the Golden Globes
She’s had the run of queens regnant for centuries, but Anne is finally getting her moment in the spotlight. ‘The Favourite’,...Blog Posts9th December 2018
A Week in Royal History: Victoria, Anne and Oscar?
Royalty is a world where the past is as much a part of the present as the future. The past seven...Blog Posts5th November 2018
Kate’s State Banquet Jewels: the Queen Alexandra Wedding Necklace
It’s been quite the year for royal jewellery revivals. After the regal brides of 2018, the Duchess of Sussex and Princess...Blog Posts24th October 2018
No repairs to royal love monument before the spring
A rare medieval monument, built by a grieving king for his lost queen, won’t now be repaired until spring next year....Blog Posts23rd October 2018