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The Ghastly Duke

Embarking on the Duke of Edinburgh Award – one of the most popular activities for teenagers in the UK – I wanted to discover more about the founder, Prince Philip, who nowadays only tends to make the headlines with his bladder infections. 505 more words

Politics And Current Affairs

Genealogy Bits and Pieces

My younger sister and I have both had a long held interest in genealogy and history. Why, I can’t explain, but we both studied history at university and we have both attempted to trace the family tree. 616 more words


"...And You'll Never Be Royal..."

Remember this? I do. It was the first royal wedding that I had watched.  The excitement and wonder about what dress (the then) Kate Middleton would wear.   1,180 more words

Medieval English History: Who Killed the Princes in the Tower?

If you broach this subject with any late medieval European history enthusiast, it will either be met with loud groans of “not this again” or emphatic proclamations of Richard III’s innocence. 2,348 more words

European History

British Monarchy's cost (F*** the Queen part 2)

with added substance!

I have never hidden my feelings of hatred towards the Royals in fact, I enjoy using explicit language (as do they apparently) to describe how I feel. 110 more words


Regina et Imperatrix

A famous statue of Queen Victoria in Victoria, British Columbia.


Same old Royals

“Harassment” is the word that the lawyer for the Duke and Duchess cambridge has used in relation to a photographer capturing images of wee George. What a shame. 81 more words