British Royals

Why Princess Charlotte could be back at school before Prince George

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge could soon be back on the school run – but only for one of their three children. New government plans revealed on Sunday night mean that Princess Charlotte could be back in class within weeks. Prime Minister Boris Johnson announced that primary schools could reopen from June 1st 2020 in England – if the ongoing public health emergency doesn’t…
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VE Day: the poignant words of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth

As Victory in Europe was declared, on May 8th 1945, a shy man who had found himself at the centre of the efforts to defeat the Nazis prepared to speak to millions by radio. At his side was the wife who had played just as crucial a role throughout World War Two. The words of King George VI, delivered at 9pm on VE Day, were a public event that became part of history. But behind the scenes, both…
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VE Day: King George VI's Speech in full

On May 8th 2020, the Queen will speak to her country and her Commonwealth to mark the 75th anniversary of Victory in Europe Day. Her own VE Day address will take place at 9pm, the exact time her father, King George VI, spoke as World War Two came to an end in Europe seventy five years before. On this historic occasion, Royal Central shares the words of King George VI on VE Day, in full. Today…
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The Prince of Wales to lead nation in VE Day remembrance

The Prince of Wales will be at the forefront of the first royal tributes on the 75th anniversary of VE Day. Prince Charles, joined by the Duchess of Cornwall, will lead a nationwide two minute silence from his home in Scotland. The tribute will take place at 11am on Friday, May 8th 2020 with millions around Britain expected to join in to remember all those who lost their lives during World War…
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