British Royals

The Earl of Wessex Opens the Blackburn Youth Zone in Lancashire

On February 6, 2012, His Royal Highness the Earl of Wessex was in Lancashire to attend the opening of the Blackburn Youth Zone.  This £8million complex provides the local youth with: …an extensive sport and fitness facilities, with a multitude of sporting classes and opportunities (including tennis, hockey, netball, unihock, cricket, dodgeball), a state-of-the-art gym and a rooftop kick … Continue reading

Monaco Princely Family

His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco Receives the President of the Republic of Palau

On February 5, 2012, the President of the Republic of Palau, Mr. Johnson Toribiong, arrived in Monaco for a four-day official visit.  Upon his arrival His Serene Highness Prince Albert II greeted the president to his country.  Later in the evening the sovereign prince and the president attended the concert, La Création du Monde, held at … Continue reading

British Royals

‘Queen Elizabeth II by Cecil Beaton: A Diamond Jubilee Celebration’ A New Exhibition. Plus, A New Book About The Queen by Journalist, Andrew Marr.

Beginning on February 8, 2012, the famous Victoria and Albert Museum in London will première the highly anticipated exhibition entitled, Queen Elizabeth II by Cecil Beaton: A Diamond Jubilee Celebration. According to an official press release from the Victoria and Albert Museum: The exhibition will present highlights of the V&A’s collection of Beaton’s royal photography, depicting … Continue reading

Grand Ducal Family of Luxembourg

Her Royal Highness Grand Duchess Maria Teresa of Luxembourg Attends the Conference ‘Stop aux Mutilations Génitales Féminine’s

On February 6, 2012, Her Royal Highness Grand Duchess Maria Teresa of Luxembourg attended a conference and roundtable discussion entitled, ‘Stop aux Mutilations Génitales Féminines’, in Luxembourg. The event, organized by the Foundation Follereau Luxembourg, was also attended by Somali supermodel and author of the book Desert Flower Ms. Waris Dirie, Emeritus Professor at the University of … Continue reading

British Royals

Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II Spends Accession Day in Norfolk (VIDEOS)

On February 6, 2012, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II spent Accession Day in Norfolk “…to mark the start of her diamond jubilee celebrations.”  The Queen did a small walkabout outside of King’s Lynn Town Hall then visited the Dersingham Primary School where the local pupils performed a song and dance number to the delight of Her Majesty. … Continue reading

British Royals

Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II’s Official Diamond Jubilee Photos Released. Plus, News Reports from the BBC and Sky (VIDEOS)

On February 6, 2012, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II will celebrate her 60th anniversary on the British throne.  Recently, “two specially commissioned Diamond Jubilee photographs of The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh have been released…”  The images, shot by Mr John Swannell, were taken in the Centre Room at Buckingham Palace in December 2011. Click here … Continue reading