The Cambridges

The Royal Baby of the Twitter age

When the Duchess of Cambridge gave birth, there was frenzy in the Twitter world. The new Princess has been born into the social media age, a time when tradition gets replaced with a 140 character message on social media. To make sure that the news of the royal birth got to as many people as possible, The Royal Family are now embracing and celebrating social media themselves. The email from…
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The Cambridges

World reaction to the new Royal Princess

As the news was announced this morning that The Duchess of Cambridge had gone into labour, figureheads and public figures were quick to congratulate the Royal Family across the globe. Below are the words of congratulations from public figures nationally and…
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Introducing the Town Crier Tony Appleton

As the birth of the new Royal Princess was announced, the unofficial town crier of England, in full pomp and splendour, made an appearance on the steps of the Lindo Wing. On the steps he cried: “Oyez, Oyez! On this day the 2nd of May in the year 2015, we welcome with humble duty, the second child of TRH The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge. The Princess is fourth in line to the throne. May the…
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Princess Anne and Family

Zara Tindall's horse, Monbeg Dude, finishes third at the Grand National

A horse which is co-owned by Zara and Mike Tindall finished in third place at yesterday’s Crabbie’s Grand National at Aintree showing that the huge gamble in entering him paid off. After finishing seventh in 2014, Monbeg Dude put extra effort in this year to finish the race in third place. The prize for finishing 3rd place in the Grand National is £105,500, the most money Monbeg Dude…
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British Royals

Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother: A Life in Decades – 2000s

The final piece in our Queen Mother series sees us focus on the last few years of her life in the 2000s, her death and legacy she left behind. Our post begins in early 2000 when The Queen Mother celebrated her centenary. She was the first member of the Royal Family to reach her 100th birthday and was said to be “very pleased” to celebrate such an occasion. There were some minor…
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