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Do you know which senior member of The Royal Family is a direct descendent of Oliver Cromwell?

It is widely reported that 1 in 200 people alive today are descended from the bloodthirsty Genghis Khan. The same can’t be said for the former Lord Protector Oliver Cromwell, although it may surprise you that one senior member of the British Royal Family is a direct descendant of the arch-republican. The royal in question is the Duchess of Kent, who married into The Royal Family in…
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The Prince of Wales leads the nation in remembrance at the Cenotaph

The Prince of Wales led the nation in remembrance at the Cenotaph on Sunday as thousands of people gathered at the memorial to honour those killed in wars and conflicts past and present. Prince Charles laid a wreath on behalf of his mother, The Queen, who this year watched…
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You're invited to join Princess Michael of Kent at her book launch in October

Princess Michael of Kent will be launching her latest book in October at a reception in Central London – and you are invited! On Tuesday 17th October, Her Royal Highness will deliver an illustrated talk marking the release of her new book, A Cheetah’s Tale. The event will be held at the Royal Geographical Society, a stone’s throw away from the Princess’ residences at Kensington…
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Princess Alexandra suffers injury, forced to cancel royal appearance

Princess Alexandra, cousin to Her Majesty The Queen, cancelled aa public appearance earlier this week to open the Bay Gateway after suffering an injury to her wrist. The 80-year-old broke her wrist after a fall, and a source told the Express: “Princess Alexandra is feeling well and is hopeful of a swift recovery.” Heysham to M6 Link Road will now be opened by the Lord-Lieutenant of…
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