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Duke and Duchess of Rothesay visit The Fife Arms to mark re-opening

Following an extensive restoration, Scotland’s historic Fife Arms Hotel was officially reopened this week with a visit from the Duke and Duchess of Rothesay – as Prince Charles and his wife, Camilla, are known when in Scotland. Dressed in plaid – Prince Charles in a kilt and Camilla in a tartan print skirt – the royals viewed the property and unveiled a plaque to mark their visit on the…
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Prince Charles helps expose major polluting corporations through legal action

The Prince of Wales is taking part in a new project to expose the impact that major corporations have on the environment. The project, which currently focuses on Commonwealth nations, shows those companies causing high levels of pollution and failing to accurately disclose information on their emissions. It threatens to take legal action against them unless they change their ways soon. Known as…
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Highlights of Prince Charles & Camilla's upcoming Australia and New Zealand tour

The Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall will tour New Zealand and Australia from 4th through 15th November. Whilst on tour the royal couple will visit 12 cities and towns covering seven regions of New Zealand as well as three Australian states and one territory during the 12 days of their tour. Prince Charles and Camilla will arrive in Wellington at the beginning of the trip and will travel to…
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History

Isabella of Valois, The Child Bride of Richard II

In medieval times royal brides were often quite young when they married, though consummation was usually forbidden until a more appropriate age was reached. A certain young bridge might ring a bell as the founder of the Tudor Dynasty. Lady Margaret Beaufort was first married when she was just 12. Another ‘marriage’ happened when she was just one, but she never recognized this marriage…
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