Her Majesty The Queen

New photograph released ahead of Queen’s 88th birthday

Birthday Portrait Of Queen Elizabeth II By David Bailey

A new photograph has been released today of Her Majesty The Queen in advance of her 88th birthday tomorrow. The photograph, taken by one of the most renowned English photographers David Bailey, was taken at Buckingham Palace in March and was especially commissioned on behalf of the British Government’s GREAT Britain campaign. The Queen celebrates her 88th birthday tomorrow, on Easter Monday...

Prince Charles & Camilla

The Prince of Wales’s investiture chair returns home after long journey

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A royal piece of history that was part of The Prince Wales’s 1969 investiture ceremony at Caernarfon Castle has made its way back ‘home’. The Investiture Chair was designed by Lord Snowdon and used by royals and other notable attendees to view Prince Charles as he became the Prince of Wales is now on display at the Imperial Hotel, Llandudno. The chair from 1969 investiture of The Prince...

The Cambridges

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visit Brisbane

via @auscanucksarah

On the fourth day of The Cambridges’ tour of Australia, The Duke and Duchess visited Brisbane in Queensland. William and Catherine first went to Amberley airbase to meet with RAAF families, just as they similarly did in Auckland last week. William, an ex-Search and Rescue pilot, hopped into the F/A-18 Super Hornet jet and checked out the plane’s cockpit, asking if his wife wanted to...

Prince Harry

Prince Harry to undertake official overseas visits in May and June

Prince Harry will carry out two official overseas visits in May and June 2014.

Prince Harry will carry out two official overseas visits in May and June 2014. He will visit Estonia and Italy in May. A visit to Brazil and Chile in June will follow. Both trips are in support of the UK Government and are being organised by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office. Prince Harry will carry out two official overseas visits in May and June 2014. During his trip to Estonia, Harry will...

The Yorks

Duke of York opens centre for wounded and injured military

The Duke of York visited military personnel at the new centre.

The Duke of York opened a £23m recovery centre for wounded, injured and sick military personnel and their families on Thursday. The Duke of York visited military personnel at the new centre. The Naval Service Recovery Centre (NSRC) is the unique to the area and is financed by Help for Heroes. Help for Heroes aids veterans and those who have served that are wounded or injured. Prince Andrew stopped...

The Wessexes

Countess of Wessex’s horse finishes third at the races

The Countess of Wessex's horse finished 3rd in a race on Wednesday

The Countess of Wessex’s horse Zilber has placed third at Newmarket Racecourse on Wednesday as the Countess watched on in the glorious sunshine. The Countess of Wessex’s horse finished third in a race on Wednesday Zilber finished the Alex Scott Maiden Stakes at Newmarket in third place well behind the winner, Provident Spirit. The Countess, who is also a keen rider, watched the thoroughbred...

Princess Anne & Family

Princess Anne to honour The Royal Army Veterinary Corp

Princess Anne is Colonel in Chief of the RAVC and  will unveil a memorial to them in May

The Princess Royal will unveil a memorial to The Royal Army Vererrinary Corps next month at the National Memorial Arboretum in Staffordshire. Princess Anne is Colonel in Chief of the RAVC and will unveil a memorial to them in May The RAVC are deeply involved with all aspects of military animal activity, from ceremonial duties with the Household Cavalry, to the procurement, training and maintenance...

Other Royals

A royal launch for the British round of the FIA World Endurance Championship

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FIAWEC 2014 / 6 Hours of Silverstone / London Launch 2013 World Champion and Tourist Trophy Winner Tom Kristensen show Prince Michael around his 'office'.

Last Wednesday, 9 April, Kensington Palace opened its gates to endurance racing royalty for the official launch of the British round of the FIA World Endurance Championship – The 6 Hours of Silverstone. 9th April – 12h57FIAWEC 2014 / 6 Hours of Silverstone / London Launch 2013 World Champion and Tourist Trophy Winner Tom Kristensen show Prince Michael around his ‘office’. Guests...

Court & Social

60% say The Queen is the ‘hardest working royal’

According to Royal Central readers; the hardest member of the royal family is the Queen.

Sixty percent of people believe that The Queen is the hardest working member of the Royal Family according to a recent poll conducted by Royal Central. The poll saw 1,002 people take part and 602 (60%) of those said Her Majesty was the hardest working Royal. Prince Charles came in second place with 12% of the votes and Prince William placed third with 9%. Prince Andrew received just five votes,...

Blog Posts

Royal Fashion Round-up with Chloe: NZ tour special!

This next installment of Royal  Fashion Round-up with Chloe will wrap-up The Duchess of Cambridge’s outfits during her time in New Zealand. Starting at the beginning of the tour, is a recap of the Sydney/Wellington arrival outfits. The original article as reported by Royal Central may be found here. SYDNEY SIGHTING: A grey Max Mara wrap dress with new nude pointed heels was The Duchess’...