King Charles III

Charles and Camilla visit Clapham restaurant to celebrate Royal Academy of Culinary Arts

On 27 May 2021, the Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall visited Trinity Restaurant Clapham to mark the 40th anniversary of the Royal Academy of Culinary Arts. The Prince has been the Academy’s patron since 1999.  The Prince and Duchess were met on arrival by Rosi Prescott, the Deputy Lieutenant for Lambeth, alongside Annie Gallop, Mayor of Lambeth. They then chatted with Adam Byatt, the…
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The royal betrothal that made Orkney part of Scotland

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are currently in the middle of a whirlwind tour of Scotland to thank those who have been working on the frontlines during the Covid-19 pandemic and to highlight groups working in environmentalism, mental health and wellness, and homelessness. Known as the Earl and Countess of Strathearn in Scotland, the couple are making their first official trip to the Orkney…
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Queen Elizabeth II

The Queen's visit to Cork commemorated

In 2011, The Queen and Prince Philip completed a historic state visit to the Republic of Ireland. It was the first visit of a reigning monarch to the Republic of Ireland, as the last visit was in 1911 by her grandfather, King George V, before Ireland fought for independence.
Fashion

Museum famous for royal fashion exhibitions could find itself homeless

The Fashion Museum in Bath is a world-renowned museum that houses a collection of 100,000 objects covering several centuries. Currently housed in the basement of the Bath Assembly Rooms, it unfortunately will need to find a new home by March 2023. The National Trust, who owns the Assembly Rooms, wants to use the building to create an immersive experience for visitors of Georgian Bath. It…
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Cabinet Office Blocks Publication of Lord Mountbatten's Diaries

Lord Louis Mountbatten was closely tied to the British Royal Family for his entire life. Born Prince Louis of Battenberg at Frogmore House at Windsor, he was a great-grandchild of Queen Victoria. Lord Mountbatten was murdered in 1979 but has remained a major figure in the royal story and his role in the development of the modern House of Windsor has been brought to a new audience through his…
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