HMS Queen Elizabeth hits the waves, kind of…

HMS Queen Elizabeth took to the waves yesterday at the Scottish Dockyard Clyde. The aircraft carrier is the biggest warship the Royal Navy has ever constructed and will most definitely expand on the nations global maritime influence.  Earlier… Read More


Royal Navy’s largest warship HMS Queen Elizabeth officially named by Her Majesty

Today Her Majesty The Queen will officially name the Royal Navy’s largest ever warship after smashing a bottle of Whiskey against the ships hull. HMS Queen Elizabeth weights 65,000 tonnes and can carry 40 jets and helicopters at a… Read More


The State Opening of Parliament: Her Majesty’s new Diamond Jubilee State Coach #QueensSpeech

The Queen’s new Diamond Jubilee State Coach will be used for the first time today at the State Opening of Parliament, it is only the second new Royal Carriage to be built in a century. What makes this… Read More


The face of Buckingham Palace celebrates its 100th birthday | Royal Anniversary of the Palace

In February 1845, Queen Victoria wrote to the Prime Minister, Sir Robert Peel, about the ‘urgent necessity of doing something about Buckingham Palace’. The first monarch to occupy the Palace, she found the building wholly inadequate and required… Read More

Duchess of Cambridge / Kate Middleton gives birth to healthy Baby Boy | #RoyalBaby

Kate Middleton has given birth to a healthy baby boy who will now be third in line to to the throne of the United Kingdom. An overjoyed Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are the proud parents of a… Read More

Cost of Monarchy VS Presidencies, are the Royals value for money? | British Royal Family

My blog post The True Cost Of The Royal Family Explained appears to be getting a lot of attention today, probably because of the news of Kate Middleton going into labour. So i thought i would reiterate an important point in… Read More

The Royal’s pay rise, full explanation & why YOU the tax payer should NOT be annoyed

Back in April of this year i wrote about the Royal Families new financial arrangements and the history of how our Monarch’s have been funded in the past (please see here: However today it has been reported that… Read More

‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Sang by 60,000 fans (me being one of them)

Standing near the front of the crowd, I and another 59,000 concertgoers awaited the arrival of Green Day. All of a sudden Queen’s Bohemian Rhapsody blasted from the stereo speakers on the stage. This video shot from the… Read More

HM Queen Elizabeth II & President Barrack Obama

Some of you may remember that late last week there was a bit of an up roar about President Barrack Obama getting an on duty US Marine to stand beside him with an Umbrella and shield him from… Read More

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The State Opening of Parliament & The Queen’s Speech

The State Opening of Parliament has been a tradition which dates back as far as the 16th Century, today the Queen unveiled 20 Bills which the coalition hopes to pass into law in the next year. Prince Charles attended for… Read More


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