Podcast: Queen’s Portrait, Prince Andrew Statement & 40th Anniversary

The Queen's portrait has returned to Stormont House, Prince Andrew issues a statement, World Water Week in Sweden, a royal wedding anniversary and the 40th Anniversary since Louis Mountbatten's death. Prince Andrew Statement Buckingham Palace has released a statement on the Duke of York's behalf regarding disgraced financier and convicted sex offender Jeffrey Epstein. Will…

The Assassination of Lord Mountbatten

This year marks the 40th anniversary of the assassination of Louis Mountbatten, the 1st Earl of Burma, by the Irish Republican Army (IRA), which occurred on 27 August 1979. Lord Mountbatten was Prince Philip’s maternal uncle, Queen Elizabeth’s second cousin once removed, and was Prince Charles’ honorary godfather. He was a British Royal Navy officer…

Royal Birthday: Prince Carl Philip of Sweden

Prince Carl Philip celebrates his 40th birthday on Monday, 13 May 2019, with the Swedish Royal Court releasing a new photo to mark this milestone. However, Prince Carl Philip will be spending the day with his family, celebrating in private. King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia’s second child and only son, Carl Philip Edmund…

Queen Elizabeth’s Birthday 2018 Stamps

Australia Post has released two new stamps to mark Queen Elizabeth II’s 92nd birthday on Saturday, 21 April 2018, with a floral theme. This year’s stamps focus on the Queen Elizabeth rose which was released in 1954 to honour Her Majesty’s accession in 1952 and her coronation the following year. Jason Watts from the Australia…

Podcast: Countess Mountbatten, Prince Philip’s 96th Birthday & Danish Golden Wedding Anniversary

Countess Mountbatten dies, the Grenfell Fire tragedy, Prince Philip celebrates his 96th birthday, a Royal Golden Anniversary and Princess Charlene writes an article about water safety. Vale Countess Mountbatten (1924-2017) Prince Charles' beloved godmother Countess Mountbatten passed away at her home on 13 June 2017. Embed from Getty Images Grenfell Tower Visit On Friday, 16…

Prince Carl Philip Celebrates 38th Birthday

The Swedish Royal Court has released a new photo to celebrate Prince Carl Philip's 38th birthday on Saturday, 13 May 2017. King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia's second child, Prince Carl Philip Edmund Bertil, Duke of Värmland, was born on 13 May 1979 at the Royal Palace in Stockholm. He was baptised in the Royal…