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The Road Not Taken: How Britain Narrowly Missed a Revolution 1381-1926 by Frank McLynn

Frank McLynn takes us on a journey through British history to explain why, despite our collective moaning about how it screws us over,  we’ve never managed to turn ‘The Establishment’ out on its arse. 509 more words

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A Princess Beatrice biography?

I’m thinking  of writing a  full Princess Beatrice Biography for a book. Not many people seem to know a lot about her or her charity work. 35 more words

Princess Beatrice

Princess Beatrice Attended Popsurgar’s Master Storytellers

Princess Beatrice Attended  Popsurgar’s  Master storytellers on January 5th 2017,  At Encore Las Vegas.

It was a dynamic panel featuring female entrepreneurs  whom shared their expertise and insights over dinner.   31 more words

Princess Beatrice

I almost shot the Queen - former Buckingham Palace guard

It is one of the perks of being a member of the archaic hereditary UK monarchy that you have armed guards watching over you at all hours. 461 more words

Former guardsman nearly shot the Queen?

It has been reported by Grant Tucker of The Times Diary that the Queen was almost shot by one of her guardsman during one of her night time walks around Buckingham Palace. 129 more words


After Queen misses virtually unprecedented third outing, questions linger about her health

For the Queen to miss any public appearance is rare. For her to miss two in a row is almost unheard of, but missing a third outing, as she did yesterday, is virtually unprecedented. 598 more words


Colby Cosh: Canadian republicanism is a pathology, but it won’t survive past the next coronation

On Boxing Day, polling giant Ipsos released a year-end poll for Global News surveying Canadian opinion about the monarchy. If you’re a serious monarchist you are of two minds about this sort of thing. 986 more words

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