Happy 75th birthday to King Charles III

King Charles III turns 75 today. Believe it or not, the little chap in the top photo is King Charles as a baby, sitting on his mother, Queen Elizabeth II's lap. Today, he turns 75...
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The Crown filming locations you can actually visit

To commemorate the iconic royal show's return to our screens this autumn, here we list some of the The Crown filming locations around Britain you can actually visit... Words by Kaeah Sen The Crown, Netflix’s über-successful...

Coronation outfits of King Charles and Queen Camilla go on display

The Coronation outfits worn by Their Majesties King Charles III and Queen Camilla go on display for the first time as Buckingham Palace opens for the summer The Coronation outfits worn by King Charles and...
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The Coronation of King Charles III and Queen Camilla

The Coronation of King Charles III and Queen Camilla took place on Saturday 6 May 2023. Here we reflect on some of the highlights from a truly spectacular royal weekend… The Coronation of King Charles...

The King’s coronation 2023: Everything you need to know

The King's Coronation took place on Saturday 6 May 2023 at Westminster Abbey. Here's our guide to all the coronation celebration events happening over the next few weeks... When is the King's coronation? King Charles III's...

The best events in London: The 2023 hotlist

Diaries at the ready! Here is our curated pick of all the exhibitions, shows, new openings and events in London you won't want to miss this year The best events in London for 2023 Royal events...
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Crown Jewels of England: The etiquette of what to wear

Royal crowns, robes and ceremonial regalia have been kept at the Tower of London for more than 600 years. Do you know what items of the Crown Jewels of England should be used when? In...
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King Charles I: Why was he beheaded?

King Charles I's belief that he could rule without parliament led to the outbreak of the English Civil War. Here, we take a closer look at why he was beheaded... King Charles I made a...
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10 of the greatest Queens of England

From ferocious Boudica to ‘Good Queen Bess’ and Queen Elizabeth II, author Elizabeth Norton discusses the 10 greatest queens of England Over the past 2,000 years, nearly 80 women have sat on the royal throne...
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Warrior queens of England

Medieval history was dominated by warrior kings, but there have been many powerful warrior queens too, whose tales of courage and daring are all the more remarkable given the times in which they lived Words...
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