Tag Archives: Princess Anne

Royal Roundup: Prince Charles Visits Far North Scotland While On Holiday

While staying at the Castle of Mey on Caithness Coast, Prince Charles recently visited Reid’s Bakery in Thurso, where he attempted to make strawberry tarts. Prince Charles, whom is known as Duke of Rothesay when he visits Scotland ...

Royal Roundup: Prince William Registers Prince George’s Birth

According to tweets by BBC royal correspondent Peter Hunt, this morning Prince William registered the birth of his son, Prince George. Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, reportedly remained at home with her parents for the event.

60th Anniversary of Royal Yacht Britannia

Ahoy there, matey. Please doff your sailor’s cap to honor a bit of British nautical history.

It was sixty years ago today (April 16) that Queen Elizabeth II christened Britannia, the last in a long line of royal yachts that date back to the 17th century.

Gallery: British Royal Babies of the Past Century

The announcement of a royal baby is always a momentous occasion, and today’s news (December 3) that the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are expecting their first child is no exception, with the web atwitter at the prospect of a new ...

Royal Roundup: Princess Anne, Olympic Torchbearer

In a rainy ceremony in Athens that included school children singing “God Save the Queen,” Princess Anne accepted the Olympic torch on Thursday as it was symbolically handed over to London.

Royal Roundup: Town Earns a Royal Title for National Service

For the first time since 1909, and only the third time in the history of England, a town has been officially recognized as a “royal” town.

News Roundup: TV Star Defends ‘Crass’ Amanda Knox Debate

British TV presenter Matthew Wright – a kind of cut-price Piers Morgan (he’s a fellow former tabloid writer, and every bit as oily) – has defended his decision to start a debate about Amanda Knox on his Channel 5 mid-morning ...

Royal Roundup: Kate and William Open a Children’s Cancer Clinic

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge opened a new children’s cancer treatment center in south London on Thursday.

Royal Roundup: Prince Charles and Camilla Visit Riot Neighborhoods

Interrupting their summer vacation in Scotland, Prince Charles and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall visited some of the areas hit hardest by last week’s rioting.

Royal Roundup: The Queen’s Historic Irish Visit Begins

After a troubled history between the two nations, Queen Elizabeth II has become the first British monarch to make a state visit to the Republic of Ireland, BBC News reports. Irish President Mary McAleese invited the Queen to Ireland for ...