Princess Anne and Family

“Not bloody likely” – The attempted kidnapping of Princess Anne

On the 20th March 1974, Princess Anne was returning to Buckingham Palace from a charity event when their car was forced to stop on The Mall. Once the car came to a standstill, an armed assailant, Ian Ball, began firing a pistol. Anne’s personal protection officer, Inspector James Beaton, jumped out of the car in an attempt to shield Her Royal Highness from any injury. Unfortunately…
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Princess Anne and Prince Edward wade into the Sussex drama calling for Queen's Private Secretary to resign

Senior members of The Royal Family are calling for The Queen’s Private Secretary to resign in the aftermath of the Duke of York’s disastrous Newsnight interview and the drama surrounding the Duke & Duchess of Sussex. The royals – thought to be Princess Anne and Prince Edward – believe that Sir Edward Young has failed to manage the aftermath of recent royal events in…
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A look back at Princess Anne’s royal year

Princess Anne is regularly one of the busiest members of the Royal Family, completing hundreds of engagements every year – both in support of The Queen and reflecting the many charities and organisations of which the Princess is associated. As we reach the end of 2019, we look at a small selection of the engagements that the Princess has completed this year. January During this month…
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Princess Royal tours Medway Maritime Hospital

The Princess Royal received a warm welcome as she toured Medway Maritime Hospital Wednesday afternoon in Gillingham. During her visit, the Princess met with Vice-Lord Lieutenant of Kent Richard Oldfield and the Mayor of Medway, Councillor Habib Tejan (Con). The Princess visited staff working in the emergency department as well as the maternity unit. Anne serves as the current patron of the…
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