Crown Princess Victoria attended the Sea and Water Forum

Crown Princess Victoria attended the Sea and Water Forum

On Wednesday, Her Royal Highness Crown Princess Victoria attended the Sea and Water Forum in Gothenburg. The forum was started when Jakob Granit, Director General of the Sea and Water Authority, welcoming everyone and especially the Crown Princess. After that, Sweden’s maritime ambassador Helen Ågren spoke about the world’s ocean as a resource for global development; his speech had the title “We…

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BOFA’s new corporate HQ and Centre of Excellence officially opened by the Duke of Kent

BOFA’s new corporate HQ and Centre of Excellence officially opened by the Duke of Kent

BOFA International, a world leader in industrial fume and dust extraction technology, has welcomed royalty to its doors this week with The Duke of Kent officially opening a new state-of-the-art corporate office in Poole, Dorset.

The new 12,000 square ft premises highlights the remarkable success that BOFA has witnessed since it went through a management buy-out back in 2015.

It has now received a…

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The father of the bride: Thomas Markle

The father of the bride: Thomas Markle

We have heard a lot in the past week about how Thomas Markle is sadly unable to attend the Royal Wedding and he has been receiving a lot of negative press lately. Rather than looking into negative rumours, let’s have a look into Thomas as a person and learn more about him.

Thomas was married to Meghan’s mother Doria Ragland in 1979 but the pair divorced eight years later with Meghan being their…

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A Retro Royal Wedding Moment

For those of us of a certain age, a Royal Wedding really wouldn’t be complete without it. The special edition Ladybird book that accompanied big events like royal weddings was a must have for school children everywhere – even if you didn’t want it, your parents would buy it for you anyway. There are no doubt copies of them lying in lofts or at the backs of cupboards across the country.

Ahead of…

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BREAKING: The Duke of Edinburgh will attend Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s wedding tomorrow

The Duke of Edinburgh will attend Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s wedding tomorrow

Buckingham Palace has announced that the Duke of Edinburgh will attend the of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle tomorrow.

Prince Philip, who turns 97-years-old in a couple of weeks, underwent a successful hip replacement operation last month and there were questions over whether he would be fit enough to attend the wedding of his grandson.

However, The Queen’s husband is determined to attend the…

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Meghan Markle has asked The Prince of Wales to walk her down the aisle

Meghan Markle has asked The Prince of Wales to walk her down the aisle

Kensington Palace has confirmed that Meghan Markle had asked her future father-in-law, The Prince of Wales, to accompany her down the aisle of the Quire of St George’s Chapel on her wedding day tomorrow. The Prince of Wales has agreed to do this and according to the statement, “is pleased to be able to welcome Ms Markle to The Royal Family in this way.”

Just yesterday it was announced that…

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Queen Victoria and Cliveden

Queen Victoria and Cliveden

Praised by Alexander Pope in his Moral Essays as possessing a ‘proud alcove’ in which one might happily be ‘galant and gay’, the great house of Cliveden, Taplow, where Ms Meghan Markle will spend the night before her wedding to Prince Harry, was visited by Queen Victoria in 1866, who stayed as guest of the Duchess of Sutherland from 26 May to 5 June. It was not the first time she had visited…

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