British Royals

Anne, Sophie and Edward: the royals who also attended the Buckingham Palace garden party

King Charles hosted his first garden party of 2024 at Buckingham Palace as he continues to increase his public engagements whole continuing with his cancer treatment. He did not have to handle the party alone though, as several members of the Royal Family joined him.  King Charles and Queen Camilla officially hosted the first garden party of the year with over 4,000 guests attending in the…
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The Prince of Wales hits the beach in Cornwall on busy day in Duchy

The Duke of Cornwall looked to be in good spirits when meeting locals in his Duchy during a sunny trip to the south west. Prince William began his day in Cornwall by visiting a housing project at Nansledan, a Newquay suburb. The project is set to build 24 homes on duchy land to help people experiencing homelessness. The Prince has long made helping those experiencing homelessness a priority…
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King Charles says he is happy to be "uncaged"

King Charles has spoken of his happiness at being able to carry out more public engagements again as he took on his first military duty since his return. On a visit to Hampshire, The King spoke of his relief as he continues to carry out more engagements after doctors gave…
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Versailles: the glorious palace that also brought drama

The Palace of Versailles remains one of the most visited palaces in the world. However, it served as the home of the French court for over a century. In the 1620s, King Louis XIII built a small hunting lodge west of Paris near Versailles, a small village. While the King enjoyed escaping to the lodge, courtiers did not as it was a swampy forest. Louis then had a small chateau built there…
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The most famous royal diamonds of all

There were several important pieces and jewels on display at King Charles and Queen Camilla’s Coronation on 6 May 2023 at Westminster Abbey. Three stones, in particular, were centre of attention in the Abbey when The Queen wore Queen Mary’s crown. And the gems are amongst the most famous of all royal jewel: the Cullinan Diamonds.  Buckingham Palace has officially announced that Queen…
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