Duke and Duchess of Cambridge at Wimbledon

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge attended the Gentlemen’s Singles Final of The Championships at Wimbledon on July 16th. The Duchess is the Patron of the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club (AELTC), and attended Day 1 of The Championships on July 3rd. Continue reading

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Wedding of the Duke of Kent

Happy Anniversary to the Duke and Duchess of Kent, who got married on this day in 1961 at York Cathedral. The wedding between the Queen’s cousin and the daughter of a Baronet attracted a lot of public interest, especially from Yorkshire, for their native bride and the first Royal Wedding at York Minister since 1315. The couple have three children and supported the Queen for many years before she retired from Royal Duties in 2002. The Duke still continues with his duties. The couple reside at Kensington Palace. Take a look at scenes from their wedding below- Continue reading

Garden Party at Buckingham Palace

The Queen and Duke of Edinburgh hosted the third and last annual Garden Party of 2017 at Buckingham Palace on June 1st. There are four annual Garden Parties hosted by the Queen at Buckingham Palace and the Palace of Holyrood House for around 30,000 guests yearly, as well as a few special others. Click HERE to take a look at the first Garden Party, and HERE to check out the second Garden Party.  Continue reading

Duchess of Kent’s Tiaras

Happy Birthday to HRH Katherine, Duchess of Kent, who turns 84 today. The wife of the Queen’s first cousin, the Duchess has been attending grand royal events since her wedding in 1961. Here we take a look at the stunning royal tiaras she has worn to those events, some reflecting the Kent’s financial circumstances throughout the past 50 years. Click HERE to see our biography on the Duchess. As always, click on the underlined / highlighted links to get to the post about a person / tiara / or event.  Continue reading