History

Charles II was famous for his illegitimate children, and there have been many monarchs and their families that have had secrets they wanted to keep hidden.  Now it has been suggested that one of Queen Victoria’s daughters, Princess Louise, could have been one of them. Art historian and biographer, Lucinda...

The Duke and Duchess are shown some of the organic produce and products from Duchy farmers. As the last part in the Duchy series, we take a look at the...

King George VI contemplated declaring war on Germany prior to Hitler’s Invasion of Poland in 1939. Sotheby’s will auction off an initial draft...

If skating through history catches ones fancy, then the chance to hit the ice at the Tower of London is a must. Now in its 8th year, the Tower moat is...

The Duke of Edinburgh who is Patron of the Outward Bound Trust, will hold a dinner at Frogmore House on 13 December. Next month The Duke of Edinburgh will...

One Thousand years ago this winter, England was a very different place. The year 1013 marks the first eleventh century conquest of England, with the year...

Last time, we looked at how the Queen is related to the current and former royal families of Germany, Greece, Denmark, Norway, Russia and Yugoslavia....

Today is the 66th wedding anniversary of Her Majesty The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh. Royal Central wishes the royal couple many happy returns of the...

Her Majesty’s Yacht Britannia is the former Royal Yacht of the British monarch, Queen Elizabeth II. It began as the anonymous Ship Number 691 in...

Many people will hear ‘The Duchy of Cornwall’ and think it is some land Prince Charles has or an organic farm. But, The Duchy of Cornwall is much...