British RoyalsThe Kents

The Duke of Kent to retire as Wimbledon's President

The Duke of Kent, a perennial presence at the Wimbledon tournament each year, has announced that after 50 years at the helm, he will be stepping down as the Club’s President. The news came as the final weekend of this year’s event got under way. Prince Edward, who has been President of the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club since 1969 following the death of his mother, will…
Read more
CoronavirusThe Cambridges

Prince William attends NHS thanksgiving service alone as the Duchess isolates

The Duke of Cambridge attended a Service of Thanksgiving on Monday morning for the 73rd anniversary of the National Health Service and in honour of the work their staff has been doing throughout the global health crisis. Representing the Royal Family, William joined political leaders including UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson and chief medical personnel from the NHS, including Sir Simon Stevens…
Read more
British RoyalsThe Queen

The Platinum Jubilee: what we know so far

Planning for The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee continues along, with new details about the Platinum Pageant released this week. As the news trickles out, let’s take a look at what we know so far. The Platinum Pageant Earlier this week, we learned details about the Platinum Pageant, the final celebration of The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee weekend. On Sunday 5 June, the Platinum Pageant…
Read more
British RoyalsThe Wessexes

Fore! The Earl and Countess of Forfar hit the links on Scottish visit

The Royal Family has been out in full force this week in Scotland, with the Earl and Countess of Forfar carrying out engagements in the country. Edward and Sophie—who were gifted their Scottish titles in 2019 on Edward’s 55th birthday—carried out a series of engagements in Forfar, Angus and Edinburgh, with their first stop at the links at the Forfar Golf Club. The Forfar Golf Club is…
Read more