Celebrating the work of a royal winning more recognition: Sophie, The Countess of Wessex

Much of the work carried out by some members of the royal family can go unnoticed by the public. Whilst royal dramas generate bigger headlines, perhaps it is time to turn our attention to the important work being carried out by the Countess of Wessex. This year, there has been a growing recognition of the work done by Sophie who works tirelessly behind-the-scenes and has become patron for…
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What are the main causes championed by each senior royal?

The Royal Family famously support hundreds of charities and organisations every year through their patronages and recognition of their causes. Several royals are remembered for their work with one or two particular foundations due to the public impact, and here is a list of the leading causes championed by each royal. Queen Elizabeth II: Her Majesty has been patron to over 600…
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36 facts about Diana, Princess of Wales

Today marks the 23rd anniversary of Diana, Princess of Wales’s tragic death in a car crash in Paris. Diana was an influential figure the world over and brought light to some of the most controversial subjects, from AIDS/HIV to landmines and homelessness. Unfortunately, she only lived to the age of 36, so here is a fact to mark each year of Diana’s short life. As a member of the Spencer…
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August's most memorable royal moments

It might be the height of summer but August has plenty of royal history within its 31 days. From birthdays to wedding anniversaries to coronations, here are some of the most famous royal August anniversaries. August 4, 1981 On this day in 1981 Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex was born in Los Angeles, California to Doria Ragland and Thomas Markle. Embed from Getty Images Meghan…
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