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This Week at Royal Central

It’s been an exciting week at Royal Central. We turned seven on July 25th 2019 and launched a brand new look site to mark the day! It’s faster, easier to navigate and packed with even more royal news and features. We can’t wait to hear what you think so head to ourhome pageto enjoy the very latest. Royal News This week, we’ve brought you exclusive photos…
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The Royal Week In Pictures

In a week when summer made its presence well and truly felt in the UK, the royal diary remained packed. The long holiday might almost be upon us but that didn’t stop the Royal Family working its way through a busy agenda which included bells, bulls and bears. From…
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The Queen's fan wins fans of its own

He’s the great showman but he might just have been given a lesson in PR by the Queen. As Elizabeth II welcomed Boris Johnson as her fourteenth Prime Minister, one small detail of the official photos got everyone talking and helped put British industry on the agenda again. Embed from Getty Images For the Queen has a Dyson fan.OK, we were meant to be concentrating on the politics…
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The King who kissed hands on the French Riviera

As the Queen welcomes the fourteenth Prime Minister of her reign, the ancient practice of ‘kissing hands’ will once more take centre stage. The brief exchange between monarch and premier will be mentioned in the Court Circular entry marking the meeting that will…
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The Illegitimate Royals: Eleanor Butler, the woman who almost brought down the Tudors

She was the long dead widow who was used by a king to overthrow his own nephew and yet her name is all but forgotten today. Eleanor Butler was the woman who helped change the royal history of England forever and almost brought one of its most famous dynasties to disaster before they had even secured the throne. But was she also Queen of England? Eleanor never claimed a crown for herself but as the…
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The Week in Royal History: Queen Victoria rules

As summer approaches, Queen Victoria is the royal everyone is talking about. Even the descendant who supplanted her as longest reigning monarch in British history has been following in her famous footsteps in the past few days as the woman who changed our concept of royalty forever takes centre stage in one of the biggest royal exhibitions of the year. Even Victoria herself might be amused.
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