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Prince Harry and Meghan Markle. Credit: Creative Commons

Royal Wedding 2018: Britain Magazine Guide

On Saturday, May 19, 2018, Prince Harry will marry Meghan Markle at St George's Chapel, Windsor. Here's our guide to the big day, with everything from the story of the happy couple to full...
The Royal Horticultural Society Chelsea Flower Show, Chelsea, London, London, England. Additional Credit: VisitBritain / Michael Walter

History of Chelsea Flower Show

Each May the Chelsea Flower Show delights visitors with its colourful displays. We look back at the history of the show. The Chelsea Flower Show, although not the largest, is the most famous event of its...
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle at a photocall for their engagement in the Sunken Gardens at Kensington Palace, London, 27 November 2017

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle: A Royal Romance

Meghan and Harry’s Story December 2016 Harry and Meghan are first spotted together Christmas tree shopping in London. By this stage, they had been dating for several months, having been introduced by a mutual friend in...
Royal Wedding 2018

Kensington Palace: Royal Wedding Details

Kensington Palace have released a statement detailing the big day As they have travelled around the UK in the months since their engagement last November, Prince Harry and Ms. Markle have been incredibly grateful for...
Bonfire Night

8 fascinating facts about Bonfire Night

We all ‘remember, remember the 5th of November’ but what exactly are we celebrating? Here, we track down 8 fascinating facts about Bonfire Night.
'Bump, bump, bump', Winnie-the-Pooh chapter 1, pencil drawing by E. H. Shephard, 1926

Winnie-the-Pooh comes to the V&A in the UK’s largest exhibition of the bear of...

Created by A. A. Milne and drawn by E. H. Shepard, Winnie-the-Pooh is one of the best-loved characters in children's literature. Now a major exhibition is coming to London's Victoria and Albert Museum He might...
Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo at Edinburgh Castle

Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo: five things you might not know

Scotland's military tattoo is welcoming 1,200 performers from across the globe, including more than 250 piers and drummers, five UK military bands and a performance team from Japan  Every year the British Armed Forces, Commonwealth...
Roman gladiator show

Roman London: what to do at the Londinium 2017 festival

Gladiators, togas, chariots. We think we know what life in Roman London was like. But is any of it true? We preview Londinium, a season of events in the capital celebrating London's Roman heritage Close...
Bayeux Tapestry. Credit: Robert Harding Picture Library/Alamy

10 facts about the Battle of Hastings

In 1066 William the Conqueror set sail from Normandy to take part in one of the fiercest battles on British soil and one that changed the course of history forever... Following the death of Edward...

The truth about the Great Fire of London

The famous blaze raged for days and its impact is still felt on the capital’s skyline. Neil Jones takes a closer look at the extraordinary events of the Great Fire of London in 1666.

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