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Royal Style Icons: Through the Eyes of Hugo Taylor

Posted by Nigel Brown on Oct 26, 2020 4:10:21 PM

 

The look of the Royals has changed over the course of history; from the domineering power projected by Henry VIII and Elizabeth I, to the preening extravagance of George IV, to the aspirational elegance of the House of Windsor and today’s Queen Elizabeth II.

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Royal News Round Up: 19th October

Posted by Nigel Brown on Oct 26, 2020 4:08:39 PM

 

News that the Duke and Duchess of Sussex are expecting their first child sent the media into a royal baby frenzy. This coupled with the fact they have embarked on their first tour together has meant they’ve remained very much in the limelight. Back home, senior royals have been remembering old heroes and meeting new ones.

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Pick of the Week – Meghan and Harry: The First 100 Days

Posted by Nigel Brown on Oct 26, 2020 4:07:18 PM

 

With Meghan and Harry firmly in the spotlight – the current success of their antipodean tour coupled with the happy news that Meghan is expecting – our pick of the week simply had to be Meghan and Harry: The First 100 Days.

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Topics: True Royalty, Meghan, Harry, Wedding

Royal News Round Up: 26th October

Posted by Nigel Brown on Oct 26, 2020 4:04:47 PM

 

In our latest Royal News Round Up, Meghan and Harry have an action-packed week on tour that has included controversial drinks, security scares and wardrobe malfunctions. Meanwhile back in London, Kate was in the limelight at the State Banquet as she showed off her Royal Family Order and some notable headwear.

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Topics: Meghan Markle, Kate Middleton

Pick of the Week – George and Mary: The First Windsors

Posted by Nigel Brown on Oct 26, 2020 3:59:49 PM

 

In this week’s pick, BAFTA-winning filmmaker, Nick Bullen, explains why this documentary about the founders of the most famous family on earth is a must watch for any Royal fan.

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Topics: Royal Family, The Windsors

Royal News Round Up: 3rd November

Posted by Nigel Brown on Oct 26, 2020 3:41:49 PM

 

In this week’s Royal News Round Up, as The Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s tour Down Under officially comes to an end, we look back at the last five days including their visit to New Zealand where they experienced the culture of languages, tribes and nose-rubbing. Over in Africa, Prince Charles and The Duchess of Cornwall have set off to welcome back a nation into the Commonwealth.

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Topics: Meghan, Prince Harry

Bulmer Bricks: Historians of Royal Architecture

Posted by Nigel Brown on Oct 26, 2020 3:37:08 PM

 

Heritage, lineage and tradition: these are the foundations of artisan Suffolk brickmaker Bulmer Brick & Tile, as they keep centuries-old methods alive by working to preserve Britain’s architectural history. It’s no surprise, then, that this small family firm is one of a select group of master craftsmen entrusted with the conservation of the Historic Royal Palaces.

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Royal News Round Up – 10th November

Posted by Nigel Brown on Oct 26, 2020 3:32:43 PM

 

Prince Charles and The Duchess of Cornwall received a warm welcome during their visit to West Africa over the last five days. The tour has been a sensitive balancing act: both a celebration of the continent’s vibrant culture and a sombre time to pay their respects to the fallen soldiers from the Commonwealth in the week leading up to Remembrance Sunday.

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Topics: Royal Family, Prince Charles

Becoming King: True Royalty Presents the Untold Story

Posted by Nigel Brown on Oct 26, 2020 3:28:05 PM

 

This week’s pick is more a collection than an individual film as BAFTA-winning filmmaker, Nick Bullen, explains how Charles is an often misunderstood member of The Royal Family.

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Topics: Prince Charles

Pick of the Week – Prince Charles: A Private Tour

Posted by Nigel Brown on Oct 26, 2020 3:26:09 PM

 

This week’s pick is Prince Charles: A Private Tour, which is the first film True Royalty’s Editor-in-Chief, Nick Bullen, made with The Prince and sees the heir to the throne at his most relaxed and candid.

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Topics: Prince Charles