The Duke of EdinburghThe Queen

Honeymoon spot for The Queen and Prince Philip to be turned in to solar farm

Broadlands Estate, where The Queen and Prince Philip spent their honeymoon back in 1947, is set to become a solar farm likely to exceed the size of 80 football pitches. The estate near Romsey in Hampshire was also the setting for the honeymoon of Prince Charles and Diana, Princess of Wales. View image | The decision to turn the estate into a solar farm marks the end of a lengthy…
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The Cambridges

Kate's Date: Duchess of Cambridge set for day of engagements in London

The Duchess of Cambridge will be busy on Tuesday 27th October as she attends not one but two events in aid of two charities that she supports. The first engagement of the day will see the Duchess travel to Islington to meet children and mentors from Chance UK’s early intervention programme. Later on in the day, Kate will make her way to the Victoria and Albert Museum where she will attend…
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British RoyalsThe Cambridges

Duchess of Cambridge may attend State Banquet in honour of Chinese President

The Duchess of Cambridge might be attending her first official state banquet that will be honouring Chinese leader, Xi Jinping. Although almost five years have elapsed since her glorious wedding in later April of 2011, the Duchess has not yet attended a state banquet, an occasion in which she is required to dress formally. The event is to transpire in over a week at Buckingham Palace, set in a…
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The Queen

Glasgow to protest hospital being named after The Queen

A peaceful protest is being organised in Glasgow this Friday, to fight against the naming of the city’s new hospital after The Queen. The new £842-million hospital was built in May this year and was formerly called the South Glasgow University Hospital – a name…
Princess Anne and Family

Edith Cavell: The war heroine who was given a royal farewell

“Patriotism is not enough. I must have no hatred or bitterness for anyone.” These were the words of Edith Cavell, a British nurse who was shot for helping Allied soldiers escape from Belgium during the First World War. Now, Edith’s memory will be honoured in a service held in Belgium to mark the 100th anniversary of her execution. The service will be attended by a number of…
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