CoronavirusThe Wessexes

The Countess of Wessex volunteers at a charity shop

The Countess of Wessex has been helping out at a charity shop as she continues to support volunteers across a wide range of sectors during the coronavirus pandemic. Sophie’s stint in the shop was also part of the Royal Family’s high profile support for Children’s Hospice Week in the UK. The Countess spent time at the Weybridge shop run by Shooting Star Children’s…
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A Calendar of Kings: June

History is scattered with monarchical milestones which tell the story of the reigns that have shaped a realm. June, that sunniest of months, is no different. Some of the most famous rulers in British history had landmark moments in its midsummer days. Here’s a Calendar…

Monaco's royal twins enjoy St. John's celebrations from palace balcony

Prince Jacques and Princess Gabriella of Monaco have joined their parents, Prince Albert II and Princess Charlene, to watch traditional celebrations for St. John’s Day in Monte Carlo. The family watched events unfold from the balcony of the Prince’s Palace. It was the first public engagement for Jacques and Gabriella, who are now five, since the coronavirus pandemic began. The…
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Luxembourg's royal baby stars in historic new family photos

Luxembourg’s royals have shared an historic, three generations photo. Grand Duke Henri, the current ruler, has posed for the special image alongside the heir to the throne, Hereditary Grand Duke Guillaume, and newborn Prince Charles, the baby who is destined to one day reign in Luxembourg. Henri, Guillaume and Charles of Luxembourg in front of a portrait of the late Grand Duke Jean(photo…
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The Gloucesters

The Royal Family celebrates the Duchess of Gloucester on her birthday

The Duchess of Gloucester’s ongoing work has been highlighted by the Royal Family on her birthday. The Duchess turns 74 on June 20th 2020. A range of photos of the duchess were shared on the official Twitter and Instagram accounts of the Royal Family along with words of praise for her ongoing dedication to royal duties. There was a reminder of the high level of engagements the Duchess…
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