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When the first official family portraits of The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge with their son, Prince George, were released last week, the family dog, Lupo, looking contented and relaxed in the glorious sunshine on the Middleton family lawn, was again thrust into the limelight. Lupo, a black Cocker Spaniel,...

On a spring day, April 14th 1857 the last of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert’s children was born.  The little princess’s baptism took place...

Last week, I wrote about King George I. Click here to read about his life and reign. A bust of King George II Born George Augustus on 30 October 1683 to...

Prince George turned one month this week, and the cozy microcosm of his mother’s arms has evolved into a world rich with sounds, colours, smells...

For any family, the birth of a baby is a momentous occasion and welcoming a new person into the world is one of life’s highlights. Most parents will...

On 22nd August 1485 King Richard III led a thunderous charge of cavalry across the field at the Battle of Bosworth in an attempt to crush Henry Tudor,...

As the world welcomes the almost 1-month old Prince George, we take this opportunity to look at 7 things about the future of the Monarchy, near and distant. When...

King Stephen and Queen Matilda This is the first in a series of nine monarchs who by history’s accounts were deemed badly behaved. One may disagree with...

The photos were set to be released at a minute past midnight. The Internet was taken by surprise today as photos of Prince George were officially unveiled...

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have appeared to take inspiration from their European counterparts as they release the first official photos of Prince...