The Cambridges

Duchess of Cambridge to learn about maternal mental health

Exactly one month before the Virgin Money London Marathon, Best Beginnings is launching a series of maternal mental health films aimed at helping the wider community understand the issues mums experience after giving birth. On Thursday, 23 March, the Duchess of Cambridge will attend the launch of a series of educational films on the mental health of new or subsequent parents at The Royal College…
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British Royals

Nations across the globe come together to celebrate Commonwealth Day

Additional reporting by Chief Reporter Laura McCallen Countries from across the globe are celebrating Commonwealth Day today as the 52 member nations come together in a united front, working to support the 2 billion plus people who make up the Commonwealth. A Commonwealth Summit will take place in April 2018 in London it has been announced. Buckingham Palace and Windsor Castle will host events…
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Prince Charles and Camilla

The Prince of Wales makes friends with a therapy dog on visit to hospital

On Monday, the Prince of Wales visited Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital located in central London. As the patron, he was there to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the British Geriatrics Society. Whilst there, he made friends with Little Dorrit, a six-year-old Miniature Pinscher. He held her in the crook of one arm, and they made friends as he contentedly scratched her ears. The Prince met with…
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International royals

Funeral plans finally released for Thailand's late King

The Bangkok Post has released details for the five day funeral of Thailand’s late King Bhumibol Adulyadej. According to the Prime Minister’s Office, the ceremony will take place at the end of December from the 25-29, 2017. The death of the late monarch did not come as a surprise to his people or the world. He suffered a long-time illness and was hospitalised for the last year of his…
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