Podcast: Prince Edward, Back From Maternity Leave & William The Conqueror’s Funeral

The Earl of Wessex visits Australia, the Empress Emerita discharged from hospital, Meghan is back from maternity leave, Prince Andrew in Belgium and William the Conqueror’s rather undignified funeral. Earl of Wessex in Sydney Prince Edward has arrived in Australia for the 60th Anniversary of the Duke of Edinburgh International Awards. Empress Emerita Leaves Hospital…

Royal Birthday: Countess of Wessex

One of Britain’s hardest-working members of the Royal Family, the Countess of Wessex celebrates her 54th birthday on Sunday, 20 January 2019. The Countess of Wessex was born Sophie Helen Rhys-Jones at the Ratcliffe Infirmary in Oxford on 20 January 1965. She is the second child and only daughter of Christopher Bournes Rhys-Jones and the…

Podcast: Sri Lanka, Charles I: King and Collector and Bernadotte Bicentenary

The Earl and Countess of Wessex visit Sri Lanka, two royal octogenarians celebrate birthdays, Charles I: King and Collector exhibition and the Swedish Royal Family commemorate 200 years of Bernadotte rule. Sri Lanka Visit The Earl And Countess of Wessex visited Sri Lanka for a five-day visit from 31 January to 5 February. They delivered…

New Official Photos To Mark Royal Engagement

Kensington Palace has released three official photos to mark Prince Harry’s engagement to Ms Meghan Markle which was announced on 27 November 2017. Fashion and celebrity photographer Alexi Lubomirski took these photographs earlier this week at Frogmore House, Windsor, showing off Meghan’s sparkling engagement ring. Meghan was wearing an extravagant sheer black ball gown, created…

Podcast: By:Larm, Prince Harry, Queen’s Baton Relay & Scottish Castle for Sale

Norway's Crown Prince Couple attend by:Larm, can Prince Harry marry a divorcee, the Queen's Baton, Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko visit Thailand, and a Scottish castle is for sale. Crown Prince Couple attend by:Larm Music Festival Crown Prince Haakon and Crown Princess Mette-Marit attend a songwriting camp leading up to the by:Larm music festival. Kronprinsparet inviterte…

Queen Elizabeth Still Riding At 90

The Queen was seen out riding along the River Thames, near Windsor Castle, wearing a headscarf, with her long-serving Head Groom Terry Pendry on Monday, 6 March 2017. According to reports, the Queen was looking rather relaxed and enjoying the spring weather. Queen Elizabeth II rides a horse at Windsor Castle pic.twitter.com/ZGjSbRn7jz — Royal Women…

British Royal Family Attend Margaret Rhodes’ Funeral

The Queen said goodbye to her best friend and beloved cousin Margaret Rhodes at her funeral on Sunday, 11 December 2016, at Windsor. Embed from Getty Images Prince Philip and other members of the royal family, including the Duke of York, the Earl and Countess of Wessex, the Duke and Duchess of Gloucester, joined mourners…

Podcast: Northern Ireland, Silver Jubilee Cruise & Battle of the Somme Centenary Commemorations

Northern Ireland visit, King Harald and Queen Sonja's Silver Jubilee Cruise, Earl Mountbatten's great-granddaughter marries, a royal visit to Canada and Battle of the Somme Centenary commemorations. Northern Ireland What was the Queen's response when she was asked if she was feeling well during her visit to Northern Ireland?   A fantastic reception for The…

Podcast: Silver Jubilee Cruise, 40th Wedding Anniversary & New Queen Victoria Film

More on Royal Ascot, a royal visit to Canada, King Harald and Queen Sonja's Silver Jubilee cruise, Swedish Royal 40th Wedding Anniversary, Queen Margrethe's new ballet and a new film about Queen Victoria. Royal Ascot, Part II Find out more about the Queen's horse winning at Royal Ascot this year. Embed from Getty Images   Silver Jubilee…

Podcast: Prince Charles’ Countdown Tribute & Swedish Royal Wedding

We're back with more royal news, including Remembrance Day services, Prince Charles' tribute to Molly Meldrum, royal wedding in Sweden and Prince Edward visits Australia. The Prince of Wales roasts Molly Meldrum One of the most awkward interviews in Australian history occurred when Countown's host, Ian (Molly) Meldrum interviewed Prince Charles in 1977. Prince Charles…