On this day in 1913, one of the most famous events of the suffragette movement took place at the Epsom Derby: Emily Wilding Davison was trampled by the King's horse.
The event would lead to her death a few days later.
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It was two engagements for Prince Philip yesterday, after he missed the commemorations of the Battle of Jutland on Tuesday. The Duke of Edinburgh visited a hostel for homeless veterans, before rounding off the day by taking the salute at the Sound Retreat.
In Limehouse in east
Prince Harry was chastised by a D-Day veteran this evening, as he attended a reception with Normandy veterans of WWII - without wearing a tie.
A reception was held at Southwick House near Portsmouth on the eve of the D-Day landings, before the remaining veterans make
Photographer Annie Leibovitz took more photos of The Queen to celebrate her 90th birthday, which feature exclusively in new Vanity Fair cover of Her Majesty with her corgis.
The first of the two new photos is the next cover of the magazine. The Queen sits on
Prince Harry has presented a US veteran's gold Invictus Games medal to a hospital in Cambridge who saved her life in 2014.
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In a meeting at Kensington Palace today, former Army Captain Wales gave Papworth Hospital and its team Sergeant Elizabeth Marks' gold
Yesterday marked the 100th anniversary of one of the most ferocious naval battles in WWI history, the Battle of Jutland. Princess Anne and Sir Timothy Laurence were in Scotland to commemorate the centenary, without her father, Prince Philip, who had been advised to miss the
Prince Philip has been advised by his doctors to miss the Battle of Jutland commemorations in Scotland tomorrow.
[caption id="attachment_203" align="aligncenter" width="747"] Prince Philip will miss the Battle of Jutland commemorations on the advice of his doctors. (Royal Navy Media)[/caption]
The Duke of Edinburgh, 94, was scheduled
This week marks the anniversary of the Battle of Jutland. Princess Anne will be spending a lot of time in Scotland, and plenty of Royals will be attending the Sound Retreat at Horse Guards Parade.
[caption id="attachment_6631" align="aligncenter" width="747"] Prince Philip will be in Scotland and
It was a star-studded affair at The Globe Theatre in London on Friday, as Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall awarded the winners of BBC Radio 2's #500words children's writing competition.
[caption id="attachment_7788" align="aligncenter" width="747"] Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall with the winners and judges of the final of BBC
Today, the Swedish Royal Family gathered to celebrate Prince Oscar's christening, as he was welcomed into the Swedish church. His five godparents, including three European Royals, were also in attendance at the ceremony at the Royal Chapel at the Royal Palace of Stockholm.
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Sophie, Countess of Wessex, showed her support for the welfare officers of the Armed Forces on Wednesday, as she visited Defence Medical Welfare Service (DMWS).
[caption id="attachment_7760" align="aligncenter" width="599"] The Countess discusses how DMWS has supported veterans of recent conflicts. (Ben Stevens Photography)[/caption]
The St John and Red Cross Defence
Today, The Queen, as Captain-General of The Royal Regiment of Artillery, attended a review of the regiment to mark the 300th anniversary of the troops.
In the countryside of Knighton Down in Larkhill, Wiltshire, the Royal Artillery - also known as the Gunners of the Army -
Three of The Queen's grandchildren - Prince William, Princess Beatrice and Princess Eugenie, along with Kate, Duchess of Cambridge - joined Her Majesty and The Duke of Edinburgh for the last garden party of the year today at Buckingham Palace.
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Guests from various
An appeal has been launched to save one of three surviving versions of the Armada portrait of Queen Elizabeth I.
The life-sized portrait is just one of three remaining versions of the famous depiction of Henry VIII's daughter, Elizabeth, showing a triumphant Queen after the defeat of
[caption id="attachment_624" align="alignright" width="370"] The Duchess of Cornwall is an asset to the Royal Family. (Korona Lacasse)[/caption]
Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall is a figure who has divided people. Many peddle her as the home-wrecker responsible for breaking up Prince Charles and Diana's marriage, and a woman
A family outing on Monday, as a number of members of the Royal Family attend the beginning of the Chelsea Flower Show, while Prince Philip has a few military-related engagements this week.
[caption id="attachment_1088" align="aligncenter" width="747"] The Queen will be joined by her family at the
Yesterday, Sophie, Countess of Wessex visited Oxford to open a new school for autistic children, before heading to Cogges Manor Farm and seeing one of the kitchen's used in the popular period drama, Downton Abbey.
The Countess is patron of the National Autistic Society, and officially opened the
As The Duchess of Cambridge today visited the Land Rover Bar base in Portsmouth for her patronage the 1851 Trust, Sir Ben Ainslie asked her to join his team next year for the Americas Cup.
Kate was in Portsmouth to launch the trust's two flagship sailing projects, in partnership with UKSA