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Thailand’s King Bhumibol passes away, the Queen and Prince Philip receive Long Service and Good Conduct Medals, Kate’s Netherlands visit, Battle of Hastings commemorations, and two state visits.

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Singapore State Visit to Norway

King Harald and Queen Sonja welcomes Singapore President and his wife on their first official visit to Norway, which included laying a wreath and visiting the Natural History Museum’s Botanical Gardens.

King Harald V and Queen Sonja.

Long Service and Good Conduct Medals

Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip receive their Long Service and Good Conduct Medals at a presentation ceremony at Buckingham Palace.

Vale King Bhumibol

King Bhumibol, the world’s longest-living monarch passed away on 13 October 2016, aged 88.

Thailand's King Bhumibol Adulyadej pictured in 2010.

Thailand’s King Bhumibol Adulyadej pictured in 2010.

Duchess of Cambridge Visits The Netherlands

King Willem-Alexander welcomes Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, to Villa Eikenhorst, during her visit to the Netherlands.

Battle of Hastings 950th Anniversary

Scene from the Bayeux Tapestry depicting King Harold II’s death at the Battle of Hastings

Read more about The Battle of Hastings, 14 October 1066

The Battle of Hastings, 14 October 1066

English Heritage1066 Battle of Hastings, Abbey and Battlefield

The Royal Mint – The Battle of Hastings 2016 50p

Belgian Royal Visit Japan

Philippe, King of the Belgians’ Speeches