Podcast: Cuba, Governor-General, Act of Succession & South Korea

Prince Charles and Camilla visit Cuba, Crown Prince Haakon's tour to the South Pacific, about appointing a Governor-General, the line of succession and a South Korea visit. Prince Harry Governor-General Rumours Former royal butler has claimed Queen Elizabeth should appoint Prince Harry as Governor-General of Australia. However, it isn't quite as simple as Paul Burrell…

King Harald of Norway has sent his condolences to New Zealand's Governor-General, following the terrorist attack in Christchurch. King Harald V of Norway. Photo: Photo: Jørgen Gomnæs, The Royal Court Forty-nine people were killed and at least 20 injured when an Australian extremist live-streamed the terror attack at two mosques, after posting anti-immigrant sentiments on…

Royal Condolences For New Zealand

Elizabeth II, Margrethe II, King Willem-Alexander and King Carl XVI Gustaf are among the many monarchs and heads of state who sent their condolences following the terrorist attack in Christchurch on Friday, 15 March 2019. So far 49 people were killed and at least 20 injured when Australian Brenton Tarrant live-streamed the terror attack at…

New Governor For New South Wales

Premier Gladys Berijiklian announced on Sunday, 13 January 2019,  the Hon Justice Margaret Beazley AO will be the next Governor of New South Wales. The Premier says Queen Elizabeth II has accepted the recommendation for the new appointment. Justice Beazley is a highly decorated Federal Court of Australia and NSW Court of Appeal judge, who…

New Governor-General for Australia

Buckingham Palace has released a statement announcing the appointment of the new Governor-General of Australia. His Excellency General The Honourable David Hurley AC DSC (Ret'd), Governor of New South Wales and his wife Linda. The present Governor-General, Sir Peter Cosgrove, will retire in March 2019. Her Majesty The Queen, on the recommendation of the Prime…

Philippe, King of the Belgians 5th Anniversary on Throne

King Philippe celebrates his 5th Anniversary as monarch in Belgium on 21 July 2018. He was sworn in about one hour later following his father's abdication for health reasons. He took the constitutional oath before the combined chambers of parliament during his enthronement on 21 July 2013, as the 7th King of the Belgians. The…

By St George! A New Baby Prince For William and Kate!

Kensington Palace has announced the Duchess of Cambridge gave birth to a son at the Lindo Wing at St Mary’s Hospital in Paddington on 23 April 2018. Her Royal Highness and her child are both doing well. The Duke of Cambridge was present for the birth. The little prince was born at 11.01 am (local…

Podcast: Princess Adrienne, Commonwealth Day, Canada Visit & The Glass King

Sweden's new princess, Crown Princess Mette-Marit on sick leave, Meghan Markle joins Queen Elizabeth II for the  Commonwealth Day Service, a royal visit to Canada and the French King who thought he was made of glass. Princess Adrienne of Sweden Princess Madeleine and Christopher O'Neill's third child is a girl born on 9 March 2018…