British RoyalsThe Sussexes

Meghan's mum, Doria Ragland, is at Frogmore Cottage with her grandson

The Duchess of Sussex’s mother, Doria Ragland, is ”’overjoyed” at the birth of her grandson and is now at Frogmore Cottage with the Sussex family. She is staying with Meghan, Harry and their baby boy as they all begin life together as a family. The son of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex was born at 5.26am on May 6th 2019. He is seventh in line to the throne. His arrival was…
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European RoyalsSpain

Questions over King Juan Carlos' health as he needs support to walk in public

King Juan Carlos of Spain’s health is in the spotlight again after he had to rely on support to walk into the Cathedral of Notre-Dame in Luxembourg for the funeral of Grand Duke Jean. Juan Carlos leaned on the arm of an aide as he made his way into the church on Saturday, accompanied by his wife, Queen Sofia. The king, who ruled Spain from 1975 until his abdication in 2014, also used a stick for…
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European RoyalsHistoryLuxembourg

A royal family's farewell: poignant memories of Grand Duke Jean

Luxembourg is preparing to say a final farewell to Grand Duke Jean. His funeral takes place on May 4th with thousands of his fellow citizens expected to line the streets around the Cathedral of Notre-Dame in Luxembourg City to show their respects. National mourning continues for the man who ruled the European nation for 36 years and who is held in much affection by many. Since Jean’s death…
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British RoyalsPrincess Anne and Family

The House of Windsor's May Babies

May has already got plenty of royal history going for it. That said, you can never have too much of a good thing and now the merriest month will give the House of Windsor even more cause for celebration as Baby Sussex prepares to make their debut. It’s a matter of days now until the first child of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex arrives and they will be a May baby. The Windsors already have a…
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