Book Review: The Race to Save the Romanovs by Helen Rappaport

As the last Emperor of Russia, Tsar Nicholas II’s twenty-three-year reign came to an abrupt end when he abdicated on 15 March 1917. Those tumultuous years of his reign were defined by the Russo-Japanese War that saw the annihilation of the Russian Baltic Fleet, Bloody Sunday and an estimated 3.3 million Russians die during World War I. The relatives of Nicholas’s extended family tree insisted…
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The York Family's Royal Year in Review

January To kick off the year, The Duke of York opened up Millbank Academy Library in London. Before opening the library, Andrew met headteacher and students to talk about the new addition to their school. By the end of the month, the world would find out that Princess…
British RoyalsThe Cambridges

Prince William mixes fun with his work trip to Africa

The Duke of Cambridge just wrapped up a week-long tour in Africa with a visit to Kenya. Prince William has been on a “private working trip” due to his role in the conservation organisations, the United for Wildlife group and patron of Tusk.  This trip aimed to highlight illegal wildlife trade before a London conference about the issue takes place this October. Upon Prince…
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British RoyalsThe SussexesThe Yorks

Princess Eugenie's wedding to be bigger than the Duke and Duchess of Sussex's

The change in seasons brings about yet another royal wedding. This time Princess Eugenie will wed long-term boyfriend, Jack Brooksbank. Due to their grand scale, royal weddings have the ability to make people believe in love again. For Eugenie, the big day will include nearly 850 guests and will be held at Windsor Castle. These details might seem a little familiar, perhaps because the Duke and…
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You could drive the same car as the Duke and Duchess of Sussex

The glamour of Prince Harry’s wedding to then Meghan Markle was an affair to be remembered. Meghan wore two stunning designer dresses, while Harry looked every inch the Prince while he awaited his bride to be at the altar. As the newly married couple emerged from Windsor Castle, the world caught a glimpse of the aquamarine ring from Diana, Princess of Wales’s collection, undoubtedly a…
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