Articles Tagged 'Royal Yacht Britannia'

Royal Roundup: Britannia May Rule the Waves Again

  The plan to build a new royal yacht is gaining support in Britain. The ship is intended to replace the original Royal Yacht Britannia, which for decades had transported Queen Elizabeth and members of her family around the world until it was decommissioned in 1997. The Guardian reported on Sunday that Britain’s education minister Michael […]

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Royal Roundup: Edinburgh Prepares for Royal Wedding

Edinburgh is gearing up for tomorrow’s royal wedding of Zara Phillips, granddaughter of Queen Elizabeth, to rugby star Mike Tindall. The BBC reports that the Queen and Prince Philip are expected to attend, as are Prince Charles and Camilla, Prince William and Catherine, and Prince Harry, as well as Prince Andrew and his daughters, Princess Beatrice […]

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Royal Roundup: Was Kate’s Phone Hacked?

The Telegraph has reported that investigators are now looking into new allegations of phone hacking against the royal family, including Kate Middleton and her relatives. “The Sunday Telegraph understands that the Duchess [of Cambridge], her family and many members of the Royal household with close connections to senior royals have been targeted and that the […]