Podcast: Canada 150, Prince Philip’s Outing, Irish Visit & Prince Harry’s Interview

Charles and Camilla arrive in Canada, Prince Philip is out of hospital, Prince Albert II of Monaco opens a rose garden in Ireland, Prince Harry opens up during a recent interview and the Queen leads mourners at Countess Mountbatten’s funeral. Canada 150th Anniversary The Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall kick off their…

Louis Mountbatten: 1st Earl Mountbatten of Burma, Viceroy of India

British naval officer Lord Louis Mountbatten accepted the Japanese surrender during World War II. He was the last Viceroy of India, and also a mentor to Prince Charles. Mountbatten, known as “Dickie” to family and friends, was born Louis Francis Albert Victor Nicholas on 25 June 1900 at Frogmore House, Windsor. His parents were Prince…

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 Queen…

Podcast: Prince Harry, Ireland Visit & Henry VIII Does Elvis

Prince Harry returns home from New Zealand, wants the government to bring back National Service, and attends the Chelsea Flower Show. The Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall visit Ireland including Mullaghmore where an IRA bomb killed Lord Mountbatten in 1979. Plans are already underway to plan a big birthday extravaganza for Queen…