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The Queen and members of the Royal Family watch the Trooping the Colour from the balcony of Buckingham Palace

Sign our card to mark the Queen’s 90th birthday

As the Queen’s 90th birthday approaches, sign our card to send your best wishes to our nation’s longest-reigning monarch.

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April: Tudor of the Month – William Shakespeare

With Tudor Times we profile a different figure every month. Here, Melita Thomas explores one of the most famous of them all, the Bard of Avon, William Shakespeare.

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Walk in the footsteps of Charlotte Brontë

Charlotte Brontë was born on April 21, 1816, in Yorkshire. To mark her bicentenary, we explore some of the cosy places she would have known and where you can now stay.

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Explore Shakespeare’s Britain

To mark 400 years since his death, Chris Fautley explores Shakespeare’s Britain – the places mentioned in his plays – and separates fact from fiction.

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Timeline of HM The Queen’s life and reign

To mark her 90th year, we chart Queen Elizabeth II’s journey from young princess who was third in line to the throne to Britain’s longest-reigning monarch.

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Review: The Arch London, Marble Arch, London

Boutique hotel The Arch London is nested away in the elegant heart of London where it mixes historic charm and contemporary class.

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