British Royals

King Charles III dissolves parliament

The King has formally dissolved parliament as the UK prepares for a general election. Prime Minister Rishi Sunak told King Charles III on May 22nd that he intended to call an election with the poll taking place on July 4th 2024. Parliament was prorogued days later and on May 30th 2024, dissolution took place. It means that this parliament is officially at an end and all seats in the House…
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The stunning tiara that passed from a queen to a duchess

While The King has inherited a number of stunning tiaras that he can loan out to the members of his family, the other branches of the British Royal Family have their own jewels. The Duchess of Gloucester has a substantial tiara, the Teck Turquoise Tiara, that she wears periodically for important occasions. The Duke and Duchess of Teck commissioned the original diamond and turquoise floral…
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In the pink: royal cousins co-ordinate as they join the Prince of Wales for a garden party

Prince William was joined at the latest Buckingham Palace garden party by several of his cousins. While they don’t normally attend the event, they made a fashionable statement.  Princess Beatrice, Princess Eugenie, and Zara Tindall all attended the garden party at Buckingham Palace this week. Although none of the three women are working members of the Royal Family, each chose an…
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The Royal Family to pay tribute on 80th anniversary of D-Day

King Charles is set to undertake his first official overseas visit since resuming public duties next month when he leads the British Royal Family at D-Day anniversary events in France. Buckingham Palace confirmed on Friday that King Charles, Queen Camilla, the Prince of Wales and other members of the Royal Family will mark the 80th anniversary of the D-Day Landings in France and the United…
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