The Queen

The Queen 'dismayed' by politicians who have an ‘inability to govern’

Royal insiders have claimed that The Queen is very much of the opinion that politicians in the United Kingdom have an “inability to govern” leaving the monarch “dismayed.” According to a report in the Sunday Times, The Queen made the comments at a private event shortly after David Cameron resigned as Prime Minister and the UK voted to leave the European Union in a public…
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Palaces & Buildings

Who will be The Queen's guests at Balmoral this year?

The Queen arrived at Balmoral Castle a few days ago to officially begin her summer holiday. Each year, Her Majesty invites some speciallychosen guests to spenda few days with the monarch at her summer retreat. As the 93-year-old’s time at Balmoral is in a private capacity, no official photos are released of her stay there, nor are details of her guests made public. However, from…
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Features

Jeffrey Epstein found dead in prison cell

Convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein has died in prison. According to the BBC, the disgraced financier killed himself in his Manhattan cell just a few hours after new court documents were opened. Epstein was facing federal sex trafficking charges in New York. His…
The Yorks

Prince Andrew and Sarah Ferguson staying at Balmoral with The Queen

The Duke of York and his ex-wife, Sarah, Duchess of York, are staying at Balmoral Castle for a short holiday with The Queen. In a further sign that Her Majesty has accepted Sarah back into the family, she and Prince Andrew are expected to stay in the Scottish residence for a week or so. However, it is no coincidence that whenever Sarah is at Balmoral or another royal residence, the Duke…
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The Yorks

Prince Andrew appears to wish the wrong daughter a happy birthday in social media faux pas

There was momentary confusion in the Duke of York’s office on Thursday morning after HRH’s official Twitter account appeared to get Princess Beatrice confused with her younger sister, Princess Eugenie. Taking to the social media platform, the Duke of York tweeted: “Happy Birthday Princess Beatrice. Thank you everyone for the lovely birthday wishes!” Unfortunately…
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