The Queen

The Queen inspects copy of modern Magna Carta at Buckingham Palace reception

The Queen has inspected a modern copy of the Magna Carta at Buckingham Palace during a reception to mark the world’s most famous document’s 800th anniversary. The Magna Carta was signed and sealed 800 years ago. Her Majesty is patron of the Magna Carta Trust, which is holding events to commemorate this important moment in history. The original charter attempted to limit the powers of…
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Prince Charles and Camilla

Prince Charles and Camilla to undertake four day visit of the United States

Clarence House have announced that The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall will visit the United States next month to undertake a range of engagements to promote the UK’s relationship with the US. The Prince of Wales last visited the country in 2011 and The Duchess of Cornwall in 2007. The visit will encourage action on climate change, creating youth opportunities, encouraging…
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The Duke of Edinburgh

Letter from Prince Philip reveals 'nightmare week' for Royal Family following Diana's death

A letter written by Prince Philip to his niece, Princess Margarita of Baden, has been bought at auction for £2,300. The letter details the nightmare week immediately after the death of Diana, Princess of Wales. The letter reveals Prince Philip’s sadness at the perceptions of the public that The Royal Family were not publicly mourning the loss of Diana, saying that her death was already…
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The Kents

The Duke of Kent receives Dresden Peace Prize

On February 14, 2015 The Duke of Kent received the Dresden Peace Prize for his work spanning many decades in the reconciliation of Great Britain and Germany. This comes of the 70th anniversary of British and American air raids on Dresden. Embed from Getty Images Each year the Dresden Prize is awarded to one deserving individual. Friend of Dresden Deutschland and the British Embassy in Berlin…
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