Royal Round Up 10-3-12: Camilla Cancels; Heimans Portrait Brings Tears; Middletons Make A Splash

Camilla Cancels Due To Illness A Clarence House spokeswoman said: "The Duchess of Cornwall has developed sinusitis and a severe middle ear infection over the last few days, which means she will not be able to carry out her engagements in London … [Read more...]

Laura’s London: Exploring Windsor Castle – The Queen’s Favorite Home – London Day Trip

Me and a Coldstream Guard

Windsor Castle is The Queen's favourite weekend retreat and a perfect day trip from London as it's under an hour away by train. Highlights of a visit include The State Apartments, Changing of the Guard, Queen Mary's Dolls House – which even has … [Read more...]

Royal Round Up 6-27-12: Queen Greets McGuinness; The New Royal Lineup; Kate’s Clothing Expenditures


The Queen's Second Historic Tour of Northern Ireland The Queen arrived in Northern Ireland on Tuesday, June 26, kicking off a brief - but historic - two days. Her Majesty visited victims of IRA bombings and even met with former IRA commander … [Read more...]

Brit Books: Read an Excerpt from Her Majesty by Robert Hardman – ‘It’s amazing that she didn’t crack’


Editor's Note: The Following is an excerpt from the latest book to come out about The Queen in her Diamond Jubilee year - Her Majesty by Robert Hardman. Introduction ‘It’s amazing that she didn’t crack’ When the world comes to look back on the … [Read more...]

Diamond Jubilee: 60 Days to the Diamond Jubilee – Here’s Sixty Days to Celebrate!


There are exactly sixty days to go until 16 June, the official birthday of the Queen, who celebrates sixty years on the thronethis year. To mark the occasions, the Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh will be making a series of regional visits, ahead of … [Read more...]

Royal Round Up 3-28-12: Scandinavian Fun; Jubilee Honor; Death of King of Tonga

Queen Honored In Parliament A proposal has been brought forth to rename the tower that houses the iconic "Big Ben" bell. In honor of the Queen's Diamond Jubilee, it will be named Elizabeth tower. 23 Conservative MPs have signed a motion … [Read more...]