The brooch takes the form of a dove. It is a simple diamond frame with platinum and gold shamrocks, thistles, roses and daffodils (the flowers of the UK) and holly leaves inside. The holly symbolises unity, and the dove design stands for peace.
The piece was a
Last night, The Duke of York, Princess Beatrice and Sarah, Duchess of York, attended Prince Andrew's Pitch at the Palace event at St James's Palace.
The bi-annual event, now in its second year, sees 15 entrepreneurs and inventors pitch their ideas to a room of other businessmen
This brooch is in the form of a spray of wattle, the national flower of Australia, mimosa leaves and tea-tree blossoms. It was presented to The Queen in 1954 as she toured Australia after her Coronation. The brooch has yellow diamonds on the wattle spray,
An unusal celebration that is only found in the UK, Bonfire Night is celebrated on 5th November each year. But what is Bonfire Night and why do we celebrate it?
"Remember, remember, the 5th of November, gunpowder, treason and plot." The first line of this well-known ditty
This brooch features three thistles with diamonds and gold and silver, possibly a white metal, for the leaves.
The Press Association, according to From Her Majesty's Jewel Vault, reported the brooch was a gift from the Sultan of Oman, part of a set of four given to
This flower brooch is in the form of a spray of millet (sometimes called sorghum), a crop that is abundant in Botswana. It features 11 pear shaped diamonds to create the heads of the millet, with simple gold for the stem and leaves.
The President of
Prince Harry greeted the Walking with the Wounded team at Buckingham Palace today, following the completion of a 1,000 mile trek across Britain.
The six-strong team of veterans were congratulated by Harry, patron of the Walk of Britain, as they entered the forecourt at Buckingham Palace.
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have contributed jokes to a schoolboy's book, to raise money for organisations which supported both of his grandads before their deaths.
William and Catherine were asked for their funniest submissions, by Tom Heyes from Lancashire for his joke book. Harry Hill, Peter
Last night, Prince Harry, Prince William and Prince Philip attended the final of the Rugby World Cup 2015, watching New Zealand retain the cup for a second time.
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The largest ever collection of The Queen's clothes will go on display next year to celebrate Her Majesty's 90th birthday. Royal news.
'Fashioning a Reign: 90 Years of Style from The Queen’s Wardrobe' will exhibit over 150 outfits for the public to see, bringing pieces out
Yesterday, Prince Harry spent the day in Virginia and Washington DC, with both of the Obamas, championing the Invictus Games and veterans, including mental health.
He joined Michelle Obama, First Lady of the United States, at Fort Belvoir, Virginia, to launch the games, which will be
On Sunday, the National Alliance for the Restoration of Monarchy in Romania (Alianţa Naţională pentru Restaurarea Monarhiei) revealed they have sent a letter to the President calling for the return of Romanian Monarchy.
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473 signatures were on the letter,
Last night, Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge attended the 100 Women in Hedge Funds Gala dinner at the Victoria and Albert Museum.
Arriving in a strking blue and red patterned Erdem dress, which has divided opinion, Kate looked relaxed after her engagement earlier in the day, where she
Today, Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge made some revelations about two-year-old Prince George, as she showed her support for more early intervention programmes for children.
In Islington, the Duchess spent time in the Town Hall, where the charity Chance UK began two decades ago. Inside, Kate spoke
The Royal trio were out again this evening, to attend the world premiere of the new James Bond film, SPECTRE.
William, Catherine and Harry, who spent the day at BAFTA creating clay Shaun the Sheep, looked dazzling in their black tie outfits, the Duchess in a
Today, Prince William, Catherine and Prince Harry spent the day at BAFTA, and tried their hand at a few unusual tasks
The 'Lord of the Manor' series will take a look at the numerous grand estates, stately homes, houses and mansions across the UK. They are often centuries old with many-a story to tell, and we begin with a detailed look inside Shugborough Hall, situated in Staffordshire,
Prince Philip has accepted a posthumous award for his mother's bravery in helping Jews in Greece during the Second World War.
Princess Alice of Battenberg, later Princess Andrew of Greece and Denmark, received the Washington Oxi Day Foundation’s 2015 Metropolitan Chrysostomos Award. 'Oxi' means no in Greek