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The Queen releases a message to citizens of the Commonwealth

The Queen has released a message to citizens of the Commonwealth ahead of Commonwealth Day which takes place next week. Queen Elizebeth II, Head of the Commonwealth, spoke of how we can “look to the future with confidence and optimism” due to the links we share. Her Majesty also reflected on last year’s Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting which was held at Buckingham Palace. The…
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Princess Beatrice holds bilateral meetings with international dignitaries in Paris

Princess Beatrice of York held a series of bilateral meetings in Paris on Friday as part of a series of events at the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). Her Royal Highness also gave a speech at the OECD to celebrate the launch of the Social Institutions and Gender Index Report 2019 (SIGI). The SIGI Report provides policy recommendations aimed to help governments deliver…
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Features

21st Century Queen: How The Royal Family has embraced social media

It all started ten years ago in 2009 when the Royal Household created an official Twitter account. Now, a decade on, members of The Royal Family tweet, and The Queen Instagrams! The official Twitter account of The Royal Family was created on 28th April 2009 as an account to tweet royal engagements and news. At the time, The Queen was aware that the account was up and running, and a spokesperson…
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Why did Princess Anne attend Prince Charles's party, but Prince Andrew & Prince Edward didn't?

On Tuesday, senior members of The Royal Family gathered at Buckingham Palace to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Prince Charles becoming Prince of Wales. In attendance was The Queen, the Duke & Duchess of Cambridge, the Duke & Duchess of Sussex, the Princess Royal and of course the Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall. There were, however, three notable absences – the Duke of…
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