Lady Jane Grey & the ‘Devise for the Succession’.
Some historical figures owe their place in the history books to the ambitions of others, and it seldom worked out well for them. 392 more words
In my opinion, one cannot call themselves truly British unless they attend Royal Ascot Races at least once in their lifetime. The event is such a joyful carnival of British quirkiness and friendliness, the ultimate celebration of the nation’s love for a splendid spectacle, the perfect representation of the country’s untethering spirit. 194 more words
At 5 o’clock in the morning on June 20, 1837, the lord chamberlain of the royal household and the archbishop of Canterbury hurried to the gates of Kensington Palace in London. 541 more words