Duchess of Cornwall names HMS Prince of Wales

The Duchess of Cornwall, known as the Duchess of Rothesay in Scotland, officially named the HMS Prince of Wales in a ceremony at Rosyth Naval Dockyard in Fife on September 8th. The HMS Prince of Wales is the second of a new generation of aircraft carriers in the British Navy. The Duchess is Lady Sponsor of the HMS Prince of Wales. Continue reading

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Wedding of Prince of Wales and Lady Diana Spencer

The Prince of Wales married Lady Diana Spencer at St. Paul’s Cathedral on this day in 1981, in what was dubbed the ‘Wedding of the Century’. The couple had two sons, the Duke of Cambridge and Prince Harry, but separated in 1992, eventually divorcing in 1996. The former Princess of Wales tragically died in a car crash in Paris in 1997, while the Prince of Wales married Camilla Parker-Bowles in 2005. Take a look at scenes from their wedding below- Continue reading

Spanish State Visit to Britain

King Felipe and Queen Letizia of Spain are on a 3-day State Visit to Britain, from July 12th to the 14th, on advice from the Spanish Government, to strengthen political, economic, and cultural ties between the two countries. They are being hosted by the British Royal Family, and will stay at Buckingham Palace for the duration of the State Visit. Click HERE to read about the Program. Continue reading