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Preview: David Starkey’s Magna Carta

In light of the 800th anniversary of the sealing of Magna Carta at Runnymede in June 1215, historian David Starkey looks back at the Great Charter and its prominence in history in this BBC documentary. In this hour-long programme, David Starkey will reveal how the Magna Carta outlined the law of the land, which everyone – even the monarch – would be required to abide by. Starkey discovers…
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Princess Mary's Christmas gift

For millions of people across the globe, tuning in to The Queen’s Christmas Message is a part of their Christmas tradition, and with the internet it is now much easier to view Her Majesty’s broadcast at one’s convenience. The theme of this year’s message (December…
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Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother: A Life in Decades

So as a New Year begins, so too does a new series on Royal Central. 2015 marks 115 years since the birth of Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother and what better way to remember that milestone than by looking back at The Queen Mother’s incredible life in a series of articles. A series which will see each contributor take a decade of Queen Elizabeth’s life and remember her in their…
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Prince George makes it into GQ's best dressed list with Prince Charles

Not even 18 months old and Prince George of Cambridge has made it into GQ magazine’s best dressed list, along with his father, The Duke of Cambridge and grandfather, The Prince of Wales.  The top spots went to actors Eddie Redmayne and Benedict Cumberbatch, but Prince Charles made it in seventh place, thanks to the panel of industry experts and magazine staff. GQ have said of Charles…
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A-Z of the Monarchy: V-Z

<![CDATA[In the final part of this series, we shall take a look at some Royal-related facts from the letters V through to Z. Vegemite – Prince William and Catherine received some some unusual gifts for their 2011 nuptials. These included Vegemite, a herd of cows, and Lady Gaga’s accordion. Whilst George Michael sang a cover of “You & I” by Stevie Wonder and, my…
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