InterestsPalaces & Buildings

Royal home for sale: Fragment of Tudor palace available for £3.9m

You might never be royal, but you could snag part of a royal palace … if you’ve got a few million to spend. If you’re in the market for a new home with a historic past, an impressive property is up for sale in Richmond that makes up part of the remains of a Tudor palace. Priced at £3,900,000, the property, which is more than 400-years-old, is Grade I listed due to its…
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British RoyalsThe Yorks

BBC won't be airing Princess Beatrice's royal wedding

Royal watchers have been wondering for months when a date will be announced for Princess Beatrice’s nuptials to Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi, and although we’re still waiting, news reports have confirmed the BBC will not be airing the wedding live. According to The Mirror, the BBC will not air the impending royal wedding, and it’s unsure whether another network will, either. Whilst…
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British RoyalsThe Wessexes

A Look Back at the Wessex Royal Year

It’s been a busy year for the Wessexes, with overseas tours, charity visits back home, and of course, some enthusiastic plaque unveiling and ribbon cutting from Prince Edward. We’re taking a look back at their 2019 activities and some of the stories we covered. January 2019 The Countess of Wessex kicked off the new year with a new patronage, becoming the royal patron of the…
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The Royal 2010s: The importance of royal fashion

In the past decade, we’ve seen an absolute explosion of interest in royal fashion, and it’s no big surprise. In the eighties and nineties, it was all about Diana, Princess of Wales, and the Duchess of York. The glamour and fun of those fashions are still being…
European RoyalsFeaturesMonaco

How the Monaco royals celebrate Christmas

It’s a monarchy known for glitz and glamour, but one of the biggest and best Christmas traditions in Monaco is actually quite sweet and heartwarming. Started by Princess Grace and Prince Rainier in the 1950s, the Christmas Gifts Distributionparty takes place at the palace each year, with more than 600 children in attendance. Kids aged five through 12 join a festive party at the…
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