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Princess Anne gives rare insight into how George VI’s death impacted The Queen

Her Royal Highness Princess Anne has granted a rare interview to reporter George Alagiah as part of the BBC’s programme The Queen: Her Commonwealth Story which aired this week in the UK. The documentary charted the evolution of Her Majesty’s visits to the Commonwealth countries from her first “tour of the nations” through to the visits of the 1970s where the “walkabout” was born. Sir…
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Princess Anne to visit Scotland's toughest prison

HRH Princess Anne, Princess Royal, will be paying a visit to one of Scotland’s toughest prisons on 22 March. As the patron of The Butler Trust, an organisation which promotes “excellence in the UK’s prisons, probation, and youth justice,” Princess Anne will be visiting HMP Shotts. The Butler Trust works to honour and reward those who provide exemplary service while working…
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Royal Family Christmas gift tags collection sells for £4,500 at auction

A collection of Christmas royal gift tags were sold for almost £4,500 and shows a whole other side of The Royal Family, as they are just like any other family at Christmas time. The items were sold by Brian Reeve Auctions, which specialises in items such as stamps and autographs. Sandringham House where The Queen and family spend Christmas. The gift tags are believed to be from the 1960s and…
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Monarchy Monday: Investitures

The dream of attending an Investiture is something that makes up my dreams. An Investiture is where a person who is awarded an honour receives that award in person from The Queen, The Prince of Wales and sometimes The Princess Royal or Prince William. View image | gettyimages.com Anyone can nominate any person they see fit to receive an honour, following the guidelines of “achievement…
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