British Royals

Diana, Princess of Wales's Catherine Walker sequin dress to go up for auction

One of Diana, Princess of Wales’s iconic evening dresses will be auctioned June 14 as part of ‘Passion for Fashion’ –  a sale put together by Kerry Taylor Auctions which calls it ‘one of the finest sales of haute couture and historic dress and Royal memorabilia ever to come onto the open market’. The Catherine Walker designed sequinned sea-green evening gown was originally worn by…
Read more
The Queen

The Queen to Celebrate 300 years of The Royal Artillery

On Thursday, 26 May, Her Majesty The Queen, Captain-General of The Royal Regiment of Artillery, will visit Knighton Down, Larkhill, to attend a Review of the Royal Regiment of Artillery. The Royal Artillery will be celebrating their Tercentenary as they mark a historic…
The Cambridges

Duchess of Cambridge to Become Wimbledon Patron

The Duchess of Cambridge is set to take over the position as official patron to The All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club from The Queen in 2017. Though The Queen has served as patron for 64 years she has never had a keen passion for the sport and so has visited the Wimbledon tournament just twice in the past 35 years. In addition to her role as patron, Kate will be taking over the…
Read more
Sweden

King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden Celebrates His 70th Birthday

At 08:00 the final day of a week-long birthday celebration for The King began with 43 Swedish flags being raised on Skeppsbron accompanied by a soundtrack of the Life Guards Music Corps. A traditional Te Deum thanksgiving service in the Royal Chapel at the Royal Palace of Stockholm followed at 10:00. At 10:25 the Swedish Navy’s Music Corps marched and performed a musical program in the Outer…
Read more
The Cambridges

William and Kate’s Royal India Tour - Day 2

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge started the second day of their royal tour of India and Bhutan by meeting with young entrepreneurs and business leaders at a bar, restaurant and collaborative workspace called The Social. They observed demonstrations and presentations of…
International royalsJordan

Third Daughter for Prince Hamzah and Princess Basma Hamzah of Jordan

On Friday, April 8th the Royal Hashemite Court welcomed a new addition with the birth of the third daughter of Their Royal Highnesses Prince Hamzah Bin Al Hussein and Princess Basma Hamza—Her Royal Highness Princess Badiya bint Hamzah. Half-brother to King Abdullah II bin Al-Hussein, Prince Hamzah Bin Al Hussein (b. 1980) is the eldest son of King Hussein bin Talal (b. 1935 – d. 1999) and his…
Read more