Podcast: Anzac Day with Prince Harry, 70th Birthday Celebrations & Richard III ‘Backing The Blues’!

The US State Visit, Prince Harry commemorates ANZAC Day, Prince Charles quotes Hamlet, a night in Kronborg Castle, 70th birthday celebrations begin in Sweden, and is King Richard III 'backing the Blues'? Lunch and Dinner with The Obamas US President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle arrive at Windsor to join the Queen and Prince Philip for…

Royalty Born on 25 April (Anzac Day)

Two kings and two princesses were born on 25 April, which is commemorated as Anzac Day in Australia, New Zealand and the United Kingdom. Saint Louis IX of France, born 1214 Louis IX married Margaret of Provence in 1234, who was the older sister of Henry III's Queen-Consort, Eleanor. He also participated in the Seventh…

Podcast: Royal Baby, 90th Birthday, Taj Mahal, The Gyalsey & Star Wars

Sweden's latest royal baby is born, Queen Elizabeth II celebrates her 90th Birthday in Windsor, a visit to the Taj Mahal, The Gyalsey's Naming Day and a visit to the Star Wars set. New Baby Prince For Sweden The Royal Court released the first photo of Prince Alexander, at three days old, taken at Drottningholm…

Royal Mail Marks Queen Elizabeth II’s 90th Birthday

Britain's Royal Mail has released ten special stamps in honour of Queen Elizabeth’s 90th Birthday, including a specially commissioned family portrait featuring four generations of the House of Windsor. Photographer Randall Mackechnie took this photo of the Queen, the Prince of Wales, the Duke of Cambridge and a very cheeky Prince George in the White…

Queen Margrethe II of Denmark Celebrates Her 76th Birthday

Queen Margrethe II of Denmark celebrated her 76th Birthday on Saturday, 16 April 2016. Crowds waited outside Amalienborg to congratulate Queen Margrethe. The Danish Royal Family appeared on the balconies at Christian IX’s Palace, shortly after the Changing of the Guard at 12.00 noon. Embed from Getty Images Queen Margrethe also appeared with her grandchildren.…

Prince Henry Duke of Gloucester: Australia’s First Royal Governor-General

Prime Minister John Curtin believed appointing a member of the royal family would improve chances Britain maintained its commitment to Australia’s defence during World War II. Australians will be deeply appreciative of his Majesty’s action in appointing a member of the Royal Family to be Governor-General of Australia. All in the country will look forward…

Podcast: India and Bhutan Visit, King Carl Gustaf & Prince Charles’ Garden Rescue

Mexican President arrives in Denmark, King Carl Gustaf in Australia, William and Kate visit India and Bhutan, Queen Elizabeth's letter goes on sale and Prince Charles' garden rescue! Danish Royal Family The Queen Margrethe II, Prince Consort Henrik and members of the Danish Royal Family welcome Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto and First Lady Angélica Rivera at…

Australia’s New $5 Note

The Reserve Bank of Australia released the design artwork of the new Five-dollar note on Tuesday, 12 April 2016 to prepare Australians for a smooth introduction. The new design is still the same-sized purple banknote with the Queen on the front, and the Federal Parliament House on the reserve, for easy recognition and to minimise…

New Book: The Birthday Crown

A delightful new children's book has been published to commemorate Queen Elizabeth II's 90th Birthday. The Birthday Crown, written by children's author Davide Cali, opens with the Master of Ceremonies overseeing the preparations at Buckingham Palace, as the Queen searches for the perfect crown to wear on her birthday. We hope that children and adults alike…