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All of the Royals who live at St James's Palace

Of all the current Royal Palaces, St James’s is the most senior and all foreign ambassadors to this country are still referred to as being appointed to the Court of St James’. This is perhaps ironic, as the palace was constructed in the 1530’s by King Henry VIII, as somewhere to escape from the rigid court life of the Palace of Whitehall. It was built on the site of a leper hospital…
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Palaces & BuildingsThe Queen

Young man arrested for climbing wall of Buckingham Palace

On Monday, a 24-year-old man was arrested when he tried to climb over the wall at Buckingham Palace. The Metropolitan Police arrested the man three minutes after he made it over the low outer perimeter fence on suspicion of trespassing. The incident was not related to terrorism. A statement from the police read: “The man was not found in possession of any offensive weapons and the incident is…
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A look at the top five royal residences

The British Monarchy has acquired residences across Great Britain through the centuries and moulded them to their own preferences. We look at the top five royal residences, how they were acquired, how they have changed over the centuries and the use that Queen Elizabeth II…
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Buckingham Palace staff summoned to an important meeting this morning

Staff at Buckingham Palace have reportedly been summoned to an important meeting this morning. The news comes as speculation mounts that an engagement announcement between Prince Harry and Meghan Markle is imminent. Speaking to the Daily Star Online, a source said that a ‘big meeting’ is being held today only fueling speculation further. The source said: “They are set to release…
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Woman arrested over suspected trespass at Buckingham Palace

A woman has been arrested on suspicion of trespass after she was observed climbing the front gates of Buckingham Palace The woman was arrested on Saturday evening and is believed to be in her 30s. According to the police, she was quickly detained before she gained access to the grounds. The woman has been arrested on suspicion of trespass under Section 128 of the Serious Organised Crime and Police…
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