British RoyalsFeaturesHistory

The history of King Edward VII's Hospital

King Edward VII’s Hospital is a private hospital in Marylebone, in central London, often used by the Royal Family. The hospital was established in 1899 at the suggestion of the then Prince of Wales – the future King Edward VII – who would later become the hospital’s patron. During the First World War, the hospital specialised in treating wounding officers. After the…
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British RoyalsFeatures

A hat trick of royal babies for 2021

2021 is proving to be the year of royal babies for the British Royal Family. The Queen will have a hat trick of new great-grandchildren including Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank’s son, and the upcoming births of the children from the Duke and Duchess of Sussex…
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Europe's number eights: all the royals who are eighth in line to the throne

When the Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s second child is born later this year, he or she will be eighth in line to the British throne. Let’s look at the other royal families of Europe to see who occupies the eighth space in line to their respective thrones. Prince Felix of Denmark Embed from Getty Images Felix Henrik Valdemar Christian, Prince of Denmark and Count of Monpezat, is the…
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Luxembourg's Grand Ducal couple celebrates ruby wedding anniversary

Henri, Grand Duke of Luxembourg and his wife Grand Duchess Maria Teresa are celebrating their 40th wedding anniversary today. For the occasion, they have released several new images. © Maison du Grand-Duc / Sophie Margue© Maison du Grand-Duc / Sophie Margue© Maison du Grand-Duc / Sophie Margue© Maison du Grand-Duc / Sophie Margue© Maison du Grand-Duc / Sophie Margue© Maison du Grand-Duc /…
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Europe's new 'queen' school: Spotlight on UWC Atlantic College

With the news earlier this week that Princess Leonor, the elder daughter of King Felipe and Queen Letizia, will be attending UWC Atlantic College in Wales starting from this autumn, we thought this would be the perfect time to look closer at this unique, community-minded school to find out why it’s currently so popular with the European royals. Princess Leonor, who will begin a two-year study…
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