The Prince of Wales has had portraits of D-Day veterans commissioned, and today, on the 71st anniversary of the infamous landings, he has described the 'spirit, resolve, warmth and humanity' captured in the paintings.
Charles had 12 paintings commissioned, which form an exhibition called 'The Last Of
Details of Princess Charlotte's christening have been released by Kensington Palace.
The christening of The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's second child will take place on 5th July, at St Magdalene's Church on The Queen's Sandringham Estate.
The service will be private, the same as Prince George's,
Blind Veterans UK today celebrated their 100th anniversary at a garden party at Buckingham Palace, hosted by The Countess of Wessex.
The Queen, as patron of Blind Veterans, invited almost 2000 volunteers, staff and those receiving support from the organisation, to celebrate its centenary with tea and cake. The
Prince Harry has been appointed a Knight Commander of the Royal Victorian Order (KVCO) by his grandmother, The Queen.
Harry was presented with the medal, sash and breast badge (see below) in a private ceremony with Her Majesty at Buckingham Palace earlier today. The Royal Victorian Order was
Today The Queen opened the annual meeting of the National Federation of Women's Institutes, also celebrating its 100th birthday. The Princess Royal and Countess of Wessex also attended at the Royal Albert Hall.
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Her Majesty received the commemorative baton, which has been travelling
This morning Buckingham Palace were forced to reveal Her Majesty was attending a routine doctor's appointment -after a BBC reporter mistakenly tweeted The Queen had been hospitalised and then passed away.
Ahmen Khawaja, a BBC broadcast journalist, tweeted: “BREAKING: Queen Elizabeth is being treated at King Edward 7th
Prince Charles has set up The Prince of Wales Romania Foundation in order to protect Romania's rural heritage.
Charles explained it was his affection for Romania that saw him set up the organisation, in an interview for Romanian TV.
'I love Romania. But don’t forget I have a great-grandmother
The 5-year-old boy who last year won WellChild's Inspirational Child award presented by Prince Harry, has passed away.
Carson Hartley, from Liverpool, passed away on Monday, following a deterioration of his health. The yougster suffered from a terminal genetic condition called Mitochondrial disease, which causes a
This afternoon, The Duchess of Cornwall hosted 8,000 members of the Women's Institute at Buckingham Palace for a garden party to celebrate the institutes 100th birthday.
Camilla is a member of the Tetbury WI, near Highgrove, and was joined by at least one lady from every branch
Gun salutes today marked the 62nd anniversary of The Queen's coronation.
The Band of the Royal Artillery played celebratory music near the firing position in Hyde Park before The King's Troop Royal Horse Artillery arrived. 71 horses pulled 13 guns into the Royal park, and soldiers, part
On this day in 1953, Elizabeth II was crowned at Westminster Abbey.
Having become Queen on 6th February 1952, when King George VI died at Sandringham, it took almost 18 months for the coronation ceremony to take place; this was to give ample time for the
The Duke of Cambridge's team, Aston Villa, yesterday lost 4-0 to Arsenal in the FA Cup final. Not only was he disappointed in the result, having to give the trophy and winners medals to his brother's club, Prince William could not help but mention the
Pieces of cake from no less than five Royal Weddings are to go on display in London, before they are auctioned off in Beverly Hills, LA.
The pieces of cake were gifts to the former First Chauffeur of The Queen, Leonard Massey. The five slices will form a
The Duchess of Cornwall this morning hosted a reception at St James's Palace for children that competed in DJ Chris Evans' '500 Words' short story competition.
Camilla, patron of a number of literacy charities, held the winners' reception at the Palace and invited famous voices like Sir Kenneth
Today The Queen visited Lancaster to mark the 750th Anniversary of the creation of the Duchy of Lancaster Inheritance; this was her first trip to the county town since 1999.
Her Majesty arrived in Lancaster on the Royal Train at around 10 this morning, then was
The Duke of Cambridge has given an interview to Gary Lineker ahead of the FA Cup Final on Saturday.
Prince William, President of the FA, was interviewed at his home of Kensington Palace by the Leicester-born ex-footballer, and spoke about his passion for football, and where he
Our editor, Chloe Howard, is right outside the Palace of Westminster to watch the State Opening of Parliament. She will be live-reporting the ceremony, with pictures too.
Yesterday, we gave you a run down of the proceedings of the opening, and you can read more about
The State Opening of Parliament, the main ceremonial event of the Parliamentary calendar, happens each year in May, and is the formal occasion when The Queen calls Parliament to begin a new session. The 2015/16 Parliament will be opened tomorrow, 27th May.
The observance, which takes place in