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Still waiting to meet the Prince or Princess of your dreams? While the Duke of Cambridge is off the list, there are plenty of other royals who have yet to tie the knot. Could it be you? 14. Her Imperial Highness Princess Noor of Iran The eldest granddaughter of the former Shah of Iran and his third wife,...

In the past year, I have read seven biographies on Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. Many of the these books contained the same stories, the same milestones...

Last night I went to see The Changeling Theatre’s adaptation of Richard III at Upnor Castle.  Whilst I was really looking forward to the production, I was also feeling ready to tut under my breath at the unrealistic representation of Richard III – a man I have come to feel has been mistreated by history and by Shakespeare in particular.  I was, therefore,...

It’s come up again. For those of you who aren’t aware, following a lot of big stories involving Kate’s name or title there often comes...

Good or Evil? Let us talk rather of shades of grey, for that is what all real people are made up of. And what is often forgotten is that, just like you...

This fourth blog in the series focuses on the joint married Monarchs, Queen Mary II and King William III. Queen Mary being the fifth Monarch of the House...

If you are looking for a short read for holiday or a short read to curl up with this weekend, then Behind Palace Doors by Major Colin Burgess is my quick...

photo credit: Carmen Rodriguez NSP via photopin cc For all new parents, it can be an extremely special moment when a photographer takes the first portrait...

It has been a week since the birth of little Prince George Alexander Louis of Cambridge, and the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have been happily filling...

Many changes are taking place in the line of succession to the British throne in the coming months. Not only has Prince George’s arrival made everyone...