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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Princess Anne and Family

The Princess Royal presents RAF Squadron with new Standard

On Thursday The Princess Royal made a special stop at RAF Brize Norton, where she serves as honorary air commodore, to bestow a new standard to honour the reformation of the No. LXX, (70), Squadron. The Princes Royal at RAF Brize Norton. The Squadron stood down five years ago after being based at RAF Lyneham for over 25 years. There was great sadness over this, but there was hope that it would one…
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Princess Anne adopts horse as she urges others to do the same

Princess Anne has revealed she adopted a horse called Annie this summer as she urged others to do the same. The Princess Royal was speaking to Daybreak as she helped start World Horse Welfare’s rehoming campaign. Princess Anne has urged others to adopt a horse after she adopted Annie. Photo: ITV/Daybreak. “I wanted a reliable horse that I could get on and off easily,” the royal…
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