British Royals

Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother: A Life in Decades- 1970s

The 1960s had come to an end and Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother was about to enter her eighth decade. The 1970s in Britain were notably famous for economic failure, weak government and demands for reform for many historic British institutions, the Church of England, Armed Forces and the law to name but a few, some were even demanding reform for the Monarchy itself. Queen Elizabeth The Queen…
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The Duke of EdinburghThe Yorks

Prince Andrew takes over title from Prince Philip

After 41 years have passed, The Duke of Edinburgh is passing his title on as Grand President of The Royal Commonwealth Ex-Services League to Prince Andrew. In 1974, Prince Philip took over from Lord Mountbatten and has served ever since. Photo Credti: The Duke of York @thedukeofyork Prince Philip handed over the “Kabonga” to Prince Andrew as he takes up the role of Grand President and…
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The Cambridges

Duke of Cambridge’s itinerary for Japan and China tour released

After it was announced last year that The Duke of Cambridge would be planning on visiting Japan and China in 2015, the itinerary for Prince William’s tour at the end of this month has now been released. At the request of Her Majesty’s Government, The Duke will first travel to Japan on Thursday 26th February, and then depart for China on 1st March. William will then end his tour and depart for…
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British Royals

200 years worth of royal memorabilia to go under the hammer

An extraordinary collection of royal memorabilia dating back to the reign of Queen Victoria is set to be auctioned this week for thousands of pounds. A rare photograph of the Duke (previously King Edward VIII) and Duchess of Windsor. The rather impressive collection, previously belonged to the avid collector Jim Hanson. The collection showsboth the present and past Royal Family in a way that…
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