British RoyalsThe Queen

New details of Buckingham Palace flypast announced

New details have been revealed about the Platinum Jubilee flypast over Buckingham Palace, with 70 aircraft taking part in the celebration. Following Trooping the Colour, The Queen will return to Buckingham Palace where she will be joined by working members of the Royal Family on the balcony # to watch a flypast with 70 aircraft. The Ministry of Defence shared the news over the weekend…
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Prince Charles and CamillaThe Duke of Edinburgh

Camilla takes over one of Prince Philip's key roles

The Duchess of Cornwall has taken on a patronage once held by the late Duke of Edinburgh, becoming the new patron of Book Aid International. Book Aid International’s mission is to work with publishers and other industry partners to supply one million new books to public libraries, community libraries, schools, universities, refugee camps, hospitals and prisons around the world. Camilla…
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Denmark

Crown Princess Mary visits namesake research centre

Crown Princess Mary paid a visit to her eponymous research centre at the University of Copenhagen on Wednesday. The royal met with researchers at the centre and learned about how the centre’s work focuses on building “an interdisciplinary knowledge environment, which focuses on finding new solutions to current societal challenges with people at the center,” according to the Royal…
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The Wessexes

A new title for the Countess of Wessex

The Countess of Wessex has received a new title from The Queen. Sophie has been named a Dame Grand Cross of the Order of St John, as announced in The Gazette. The roll reads: “ORDER OF ST JOHN FOR THE FAITH AND IN THE SERVICE OF HUMANITY. “The QUEEN has graciously pleased to sanction the following Promotions in, and Admissions to, the Most Venerable Order of the Hospital of St John of…
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