The Sussexes

In Diana's footsteps: Harry's poignant tribute to his mum

The Duke of Sussex will pay a special tribute to the work of his mother, Diana, during his forthcoming visit to southern Africa. As part of his tour of Angola, Prince Harry will walk along the route famously trodden by Diana just months before her death as she sought to raise awareness of landmines. During his stay in Angola, Harry will visit the exact spot that Diana walked along in 1997 to…
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Behind the Scenes with True Royalty

Congratulations Emma on landing the Diana role, if you need to do some research we recommend you head to True Royalty!

We know who will play Diana! Lady Diana Spencer will be performed by newcomer Emma Corrin in season four, according to a press release from Netflix. Well, Emma, since you will no doubt be diving into research for your new role, we have a great suggestion – True Royalty! They have an array of Diana selections that will be great for an investigation into your part, as we know you have big…
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Dame Barbara Cartland and The Royal Family

English novelist Dame Barbara Cartland was one of the most prolific and commercially successful writers of the twentieth century, publishing 723 novels before her death in May 2000. Known as the ‘Queen of Romance’, Ms Cartland had a little-known royal connection to Her…
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Before they were royal: The life of Diana, Princess of Wales

The life of Diana, Princess of Wales was never far removed from royalty even before she married into the House of Windsor. A member of the influential Spencer family, she counted King Edward III, King Henry VII and King Charles II among her ancestors while she’d been named in honour of a distant relative who had once been mooted as a bride for George II’s son and heir, Frederick, Prince of…
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Diana, Princess of Wales's letter to AIDS victim up for auction

In a few days time, Henry Aldridge & Son will be auctioning letters off sent by the late Diana, Princess of Wales. The three letters show off the compassion that Diana’s legacy is made of. The letters are from both Diana and her lady-in-waiting to a friend of someone suffering from AIDS. The friend, Margaret Bendon reached out in July 1996 to Diana on behalf of Vincent Hickey who had…
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