Fortnum & Mason Celebrates Royal Wedding With New Tea Blend

London's upmarket department store Fortnum & Mason has created a new blend to celebrate Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's Royal Wedding on 19 June 2018. The Wedding Bouquet Blend combines English and American-grown mint with Jasmine green tea and adorned with rose petals, and packaged in an aqua caddy. Introducing our limited edition blend to…

Queen Elizabeth II visits the Sutherland Shire, 1954

In 1954, Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip briefly visited the Sutherland Shire on 11 February during their Australian visit.   The royal couple arrived in Sydney aboard the Gothic on Wednesday, 3 February, as the First Field Regiment fired 21-gun salute from North Head, and thousands cheered. Sutherland Shire President Arthur Harper and his wife were present when Governor-General William Slim, NSW Governor John…

Diamond Jubilee Visit to Australia

The Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall are visiting Australia from Monday, 5 November to Saturday, 10 November 2012, as the Queen’s personal representatives during the Diamond Jubilee year. Their Royal Highnesses will visit Longreach, Melbourne, Adelaide, Hobart, Sydney and Canberra where they will meet farmers, members of emergency services and young people during…