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The next generation of Windsors - Part 1

With the recent birth of a future king, the eyes of the world have turned on the British Monarchy. With 3 future kings ready and waiting, people are beginning to wonder: How much change is ahead? In recent months, the senior royals have had their fair share of health issues. Queen Elizabeth was hospitalized for the first time in years with a bout of gastroenteritis; Prince Philip has been in and…
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Prince Philip attends first engagement since surgery

Today the Duke of Edinburgh made his first public appearance since leaving hospital in June. The 92-year-old attended the Royal Society in Edinburgh to hand out Royal Medals and looked sprightly as ever in a dark grey suit, as he exited his car and made his way inside the…
History

The Defence of Richard III Part 3 - To Kill A King

On 21st May 1471, 17 days after Tewkesbury, King Henry VI died in the Tower of London. On that same day King Edward IV returned to London in triumph. The White Queen showed us one version of this event, but it did not sit well with the source material available. The…
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Letter reveals The Queen's crush on Scotsman

A letter has recently come to light that was sent by the then Princess Elizabeth in 1945 about a young man that she and her sister apparently had a crush on. The letter was sent to cousin, Diana Bowes-Lyon, and is signed ‘Lilibet’, the Queen’s nickname from her family; it talks of a ‘’devastatingly attractive’’ Scotsman called Roddy MacLeod and is described by the young…
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Who is entitled to a Princess title?

There has been a lot of discussion concerning who is entitled to call themselves a Princess followed by their first name in the British system. Many people get it wrong including the press, or shall I say, frequently the press. Many know by now, for example, that when Diana was Princess of Wales she was wrongly called Princess Diana by the media. Although she was a Princess of the United Kingdom…
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Royal Nursery Diary - Week 3: Crying much?

It has been two weeks since little Prince George’s grand arrival, and already, he has left a lasting imprint on this great big world that will soon be his to explore… photo credit: Steve Rhodes via photopin cc Fans and “Subjects” Top headlines in the…
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Princess Beatrice tells 25th birthday party guests to 'bring trainers'

Princess Beatrice and boyfriend of 6 years, Dave Clark. Tomorrow, Her Royal Highness Princess Beatrice of York celebrates her 25th birthday. Reports say that the 6th in line to the throne is to celebrate the occasion with a party at Royal Lodge, Windsor; home to her father The Duke of York and to Princess Beatrice and her sister Eugenie until recently when they began occupying a flat at St…
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