On February 7, 2012, the Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall attended a ceremony at Westminster Abbey to celebrate the bicentenary of the birth of Charles Dickens. According to the British newspaper, Telegraph, the “…congregation at Westminster Abbey included the largest ever gathering of descendants of the Victorian novelist as well as representatives… Read More The Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall Celebrate the Bicentenary of the Birth of Charles Dickens (VIDEOS)
The Earl of Wessex continued his tour of Lancashire on February 7, 2012 and this afternoon he was in the area known as Blackpool. First, the youngest son of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh visited the Hornby St. Margaret’s Church of England Primary School. From there the Earl toured the Bowland… Read More The Earl of Wessex Tours Lancashire: Day Two (VIDEO)
On February 7, 2012, His Majesty King Juan Carlos I of Spain held an audience at Zarzuela Palace with Spanish companies participating in the project of the railway line of high-speed “La Meca-Medina”. Click here to view photos. Meanwhile, Her Majesty Queen Sofia of Spain participated in the opening of the Vitoria-Gasteiz European Green Capital 2012 held… Read More Random Royal News Regarding Their Majesties King Juan Carlos I and Queen Sofia of Spain as well as H.R.H. Prince Felipe of Asturias.
On February 7, 2012, Her Royal Highness Princess Maxima of the Netherlands was in Poeldijk to participate in the opening of the 3rd Edition of the “… professional orientation fair…” entitled, Westland on Stage. Today’s event brought together students and professionals whereupon the students can ask the professionals questions about their jobs. In other words, “… the goal… Read More Her Royal Highness Princess Maxima of the Netherlands Attends the Opening of ‘Westland on Stage’ (VIDEO)
Per the Associated Press: Europe’s human rights court has rejected an invasion-of-privacy complaint by Monaco’s Princess Caroline — one of two potentially groundbreaking rulings Tuesday that uphold the media’s right to report on celebrities. The verdicts by the European Court of Human Rights, based in the northeastern French city of Strasbourg, take immediate effect and… Read More Her Royal Highness Princess Caroline of Hanover Loses Invasion of Privacy Case
On June 5, 1953, the coronation of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II took place at Westminster Abbey. Click the links below to watch. Part One Part Two Part Three Part Four Part Five Part Six Part Seven
Here is the mini-documentary by Lord Wakehurst entitled, Long to Reign Over Us: The Queen’s Accession. Click the links below to watch. Part One Part Two (Coronation)