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Duchess of Cambridge's gynaecologist awaiting birth call from the Palace

The world is awaiting the arrival of the royal baby as the Duchess of Cambridge’s due date draws closer. Now, with just over a week to Kate’s mid-July due date, the world is excitedly anticipating the arrival of baby Cambridge. One man who is more prepared than anyone is the Duchess’ gynaecologist who has told friends he is awaiting a call from the palace that could come…
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The Queen

The Queen's joy as her winning horse Estimate makes history in the Gold Cup

The Queen had every reason to celebrate today as her horse Estimate won the Gold Cup on the third day of Royal Ascot. The horse’s win marks the first time a reigning monarch has won the race and gives the Queen her 22nd win at the annual race. The Queen arrives at Day Three of Royal Ascot. Photo:@EmeiliaBurgess Estimate, the four-year-old filly is celebrating a second year of success at…
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The Cambridges

Pregnant Kate to join Royal Family for final engagement

The Duchess of Cambridge is to join the Royal Family tomorrow for her final engagement before taking maternity leave. Pregnant Kate will join The Queen, Prince William and the rest of the royal family for the annual Trooping the Colour, the celebration of the Queen’s Birthday. Kate travelled to Southampton on Thursday Kate’s final engagement comes just days after she visited…
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History

The Coronation – as watched on television

On 2nd June 1953, a remarkable young woman was crowned at Westminster Abbey. Aged just 27, Elizabeth II had been born at the time of the 1926 general strike, had seen the 1936 Abdication Crisis first hand, had been evacuated during World War Two then helped with the war…