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#OnThisDay in 1987: Princess Anne was given the title of Princess Royal

On 13 June 1987 Princess Anne, only daughter of Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh was given the title of ‘Princess Royal’. In her role as Princess Royal, Princess Anne supports the Queen’s role as sovereign and carries out official duties on her behalf. In fact, the Princess Royal she is one of the busiest members of the royal family performing hundreds of…
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53 members of Royal Family attend national service of Thanksgiving to celebrate The Queen's life

53 members of the Royal Family attended a national service of Thanksgiving at St Paul’s Cathedral on Friday morning to celebrate The Queen’s life as her official 90th birthday gets underway this week. Embed from Getty Images The Queen, who was wearing an…
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Zara Tindall set for eventing return

Zara Tindall is preparing to take to the saddle again for a four-star eventing return at the Mitsubishi Motors Badminton Horse Trials in May. The Olympic silver medalist missed much of the last equestrian season after her horse, High Kingdom, suffered an injury last year forcing them both to withdraw from the highly anticipated Rolex Kentucky in the USA. In preparation for the Badminton Horse…
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Princess Anne was 2015's hardest working royal

The Princess Royal was the hardest working royal last year, having conducted 544 engagements, more than any other member of the royal family. Princess Anne, who undertook 456 UK engagements and a further 88 overseas engagements, overtakes Prince Charles as the hardest working royal for the first time in eight years. Later this year, The Queen will be celebrating her 90th birthday, however, she…
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Royal Family attend Christmas Day Church service

Embed from Getty Images The Queen and other senior members of the royal family came together on Christmas morning as they attended the traditional Christmas day service at Sandringham’s nearby church. Her Majesty arrived at the church by car, whilst the other royals…
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Princess Anne speaks of the lesson we can all still learn from Edith Cavell, 100 years after her execution

The Princess Royal has spoken of the example that Edith Cavell, who was executed 100 years ago this week, still provides for healthcare professionals around the world. Embed from Getty Images Speaking at a special event held at the Belgian Senate on the centenary of Edith Cavell’s death, Princess Anne said that the British nurse broke new ground in healthcare and was a pioneer as well as a…
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