Podcast: Imperial Palace Swap, Royal Visit, Westminster & Children Helping Children

Japanese Imperial Palace swap, Belgian State Visit to Denmark, Princes' visits following Westminster Terrorist attack and Crown Princess Katherine of Serbia's charity drive. Imperial Palace Swap? Find out why Emperor Akihito and Crown Prince Naruhito are planning to swap royal residencies. King Philippe and Queen Mathilde Visit Denmark Kronprinsparret og D.M. Kong Philippe og Dronning…

The Duke and Duchess of York’s 1927 Australian Visit

The Australian Government invited the Duke and Duchess of York for the opening of Parliament House, Canberra, as part of a gruelling and exhausting tour. Albert Duke of York (George VI) and the Duchess of York (Queen Elizabeth) were also representing Britain and its Empire’s trading interests, so their visit was of great importance to…

Prince George’s New School

Kensington Palace has announced that the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are sending Prince George to a preparatory school in London. Embed from Getty Images Headmaster Ben Thomas said, "We are honoured and delighted that Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have chosen Thomas's Battersea for Prince George. The Duke and Duchess…

Podcast: Brussels, Westminster, Paris, Princess Anne & Berkebeinerrennet

Commemorations in Brussels, terrorist attack in London, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's Paris visit, Princess Anne at Portsmouth and two Crown Princes compete in a historic ski race. Brussels Remembrance Ceremony, 22 March King Philippe, Queen Mathilde and the Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel attended the 1st Anniversary commemorations in Brussels. Read King Philippe's Speech. Just…

European Royalty Farewells Prince Richard

Members of European royal families attended the funeral of Prince Richard, held on Tuesday, 21 March 2016, at 2.00 pm at the Evangelische Stadtkirche Bad Berleburg. Embed from Getty Images HH Prince Richard’s son and heir, Prince Gustav, walked behind his father’s coffin, draped in the family’s flag, during the procession from the family home…

Podcast: Spanish Royal Visit, St Patrick’s Day Parade & Prince Richard’s Passing

Two state visits to Britain, Queen Elizabeth grants royal assent, sad news from Denmark, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge attend a St Patrick's Day parade and more ... State Visits To Britain King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia will pay a state visit to the UK in June, after accepting an invitation from Queen…

Crown Princess Victoria’s Name Day Celebrations, 2017

Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden celebrates her name-day at the Royal Palace in Stockholm on Sunday, 12 March, according to an old Swedish tradition. Celebrating name days is a Swedish tradition, with Victoria, or Viktoria, celebrated every year on 12 March whilst King Carl Gustaf, or Karl, celebrates his on 28 January. Each calendar day…

King Harald’s Sausage Party at Skimuseet

Over one hundred young cross-country skiers joined the Royal Family for the celebrations at the Skimuseet on Saturday, 11 march 2017, as part of the Holmenkollen Ski Festival. The Pølsefest (sausage festival) was held in honour of King Harald's 80th birthday at the Skimuseet (Ski Museum). Two skiungdommen representatives, Lars Young Vik from Vestre Aker…

Viceroy’s House: Lord Mountbatten Oversees Partition in 1947

A new film focuses on the last Viceroy Lord Mountbatten overseeing the final transition of British India to Independence in 1947. British rule was coming to an end after 300 years. Viceroy's House, starring Downton Abbey's Hugh Bonneville and Gillian Anderson, looks at six months of tumultuous history leading up to the creation of two…