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Foundling Hospital: Royal Support that goes back centuries

As we look at the marvellous monies raised by Comic Relief, and the other support that the Arts give to charity we may think that this is a modern phenomenon – not so and the Foundling Hospital now known as Coram is an excellent example. When the Duchess of Cambridge makes a visit this week, she is continuing a royal association with the charity that goes back to King George II and one of the…
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The Queen sends message to President of Brazil following dam collapse

The Queen has sent a message to the President of Brazil, Jair Bolsonaro following a dam failure in Brumadinho on 25 January at an iron ore mine site. Her Majesty’s message was released yesterday on social media and the Royal Family’s website. The Queen said: “Prince Philip and I were deeply saddened to learn of the devastation and loss of life caused by the ruptured dam in…
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So why do royals not wear seatbelts?

Last week, Prince Phillip made headlines as he decided to not wear a seatbelt just days after having a car accident. Sitting behind the wheel with not being buckled in caused quite the controversy. But there may be a reason as to why royals don’t always wear…
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Inquiring children’s minds want to know, does The Queen eat pizza?

During a visit to community garden King Henry’s Garden Walk in Islington yesterday the Duchess of Cambridge rolled up her sleeves to help make pizza with a group of local primary school children in the garden’s outdoor kitchen. As they all rolled out dough and slathered on tomato sauce, the Duchess chatted happily with the children saying “I think they’re one of the best things to make…
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The Queen receives Custodian of the Romanian Crown

Her Majesty The Queen has received Her Majesty Margareta, Custodian of the Romanian Crown and her husband, Prince Radu at Buckingham Palace. The Romanian Crown revealed the visit on their Twitter account. The meeting was private, and as such, no photos have been released.
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The Queen sends condolence message amid California wildfires

Her Majesty The Queen has sent a message of condolence to United States President Donald Trump as fires rage in California – the home state of the Duchess of Sussex. The Queen has extended her support to those who have lost their lives, homes and who remain missing. She also commended US emergency services for their hard work in combating the fires. In her message to President Trump, The…
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