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The Week in Royal History: a story of kings

The royal diary is filling up after the summer break and autumn is bringing its own fair share of fresh stories all about the past. Royal history continues to fascinate and dominate with an eternally controversial king leading the way this week. Here’s Royal Central’s round up of the best history stories from the past week. The Face of a King He is one of history’s most…
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The Queen

Historic items from The Queen's Coronation are up for auction

Signed photographs of the newly crowned Monarch and samples of the dress worn by Elizabeth II at her Coronation are coming under the hammer. The items are part of a rare collection of royal memorabilia that belonged to one of the Queen’s former dressmakers. Ian Thomas worked with the Queen for over three decades and helped create the famous gown she wore as she was crowned at Westminster…
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Denmark

Crown Princess Mary can now act as regent of Denmark

The Crown Princess of Denmark has been appointed to her country’s Council of State. It means that from now on, Crown Princess Mary can act as regent in Queen Margrethe’s place, if necessary. Currently, the role of regent can be assumed by Mary’s husband, Crown Prince Frederik. Margrethe’s other son, Prince Joachim, and her sister, Princess Benedikte, can also take on the…
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The Sussexes

The Sussexes in southern Africa: the final day

The visit of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex to southern Africa comes to an end on October 2nd 2019. The couple have a full diary in South Africa before they, along with baby Archie, begin their journey home. Here’s Royal Central’s look at what to expect from day…
The Sussexes

The Sussexes in southern Africa: Day Eight Diary

As the visit by the Duke and Duchess of Sussex to southern Africa enters its final phases, the focus remains on Malawi where Prince Harry has another full day of engagements. There’s a real focus on the environment and conservation with both the past and the present in the spotlight. Here’s Royal Central’s round up of what to expect from day eight of the Sussexes in southern…
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