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The Crown Chronicles regularly cooperates with news and media outlets on articles, news broadcasts on tv and radio. Here are the latest press appearances of The Crown Chronicles and team:

6th May 2019:

– Sky News – birth of Baby Sussex

Victoria talks about the arrival of the newest Royal, The Earl of Dumbarton.

– BBC News – The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have a son

Speaking to the BBC New Channel about the newborn royal baby, editor Victoria Howard.

– BBC Radio 5 Live – the royal baby’s arrival

Talking to Aidan and Lucy about Baby Sussex, The Earl of Dumbarton, alongside Robert Jobson.

– LBC – Baby Sussex arrives

Victoria spoke on two different slots on Leading Britain’s Conversation radio channel to talk about the new royal baby.

27th April 2019: Channel 5 – ‘By Royal Appointment: Shops Serving The Queen’

Channel 5 interviewed Victoria about royal warrants and royal shopping habits. See a brief clip below.

18th January: BBC Radio Wales – Prince Philip’s car accident

The Good Morning Wales show spoke with Victoria about the accident involving The Duke of Edinburgh.

17th January: BBC Radio 5 Live Drive Time – Prince Philip’s car accident

Talking the implications of The Duke of Edinburgh’s car accident near Sandringham aged 97, Victoria suggests The Queen will be having a conversation with her husband about if it’s time to leave the driving to staff.

20th July 2018: Yahoo’s ‘The Royal Box’ – episode four 

Discussing The Duchess of Sussex with Kate Thornton alongside Liz Brewer; also talking about how royal and celebrity go so well together.

Watch the full episode here.

13th July 2018: BBC World Service – Donald Trump meets The Queen

The Queen received Donald Trump for tea at Windsor – what were they going to talk about? Victoria spoke to James Coomarasamy about the historic visit that wasn’t quite the fanfare of a state visit.

10th July 2018: ZDF – Prince Louis’ christening (in German)

Victoria talks to Germany’s ZDF about Prince Louis’ christening and that it was a shame The Queen did not attend.


21st May 2018: The Courier Mail in Brisbane – ‘New bride rides wave of goodwill’

A short quote from Victoria on Meghan’s ‘waving technique’.

20th May 2018: BBC Breakfast – royal wedding wrap up

Victoria Howard speaking to Ben Thompson and Tina Dahely about the day’s previous celebrations.

19th May 2018:

– BBC World Service

Victoria Howard joined presenter Jamie Coomarasamy, alongside other guests (Gill Paul, WellChild representatives, Invictus Games participant Michelle Partington, and journalist Georgia Chambers) discussing the royal wedding, history and tradition, amongst other related topics.

– Bunte.de – Royal-Expertin: „Das Brautkleid wird sehr elegant sein“

(Royal Expert “Meghan’s wedding dress will be very elegant”)

Short interview with German site Bunte.de from Windsor, discussing the royal wedding, Meghan’s dress and what might go wrong. Read the full article and watch the video here (in German).

Victoria Howard speaks exclusively to Bunte.de about her thought on the royal wedding

18th May 2018:

– Victoria Derbyshire: the royal wedding

Reporter Stephen Taylor talks to the BBC about the history and traditions of royal weddings, live from the Long Walk at Windsor Castle.

– BBC Breakfast with Naga Munchetty: the royal wedding build up 

Victoria Howard speaks about the build up to the big day on BBC Breakfast from the grounds of Windsor Castle, alone and alongside Julie Montagu, Viscountess Hinchingbrooke.

– BBC World News with Lucy Hockings: the royal wedding build up 

Victoria howard talks to lucy hockings on bbc world news 18/5/18

– BBC 5 Live with Adrian Chiles: royal wedding build up

15th May 2018:

– BBC News Channel with Ben Brown: royal wedding developments: Meghan’s dad pulls of out royal wedding

– BBC Breakfast with Louise Minchin and Dan Walker: will Meghan’s dad be walking her down the aisle, or not?

– BBC 5 Live with Nicky Campbell and Rachel Burden: Meghan’s dad backs out of royal wedding 


27th April 2018: BBC 5 Live – Prince Louis is named

Victoria Howard spoke to Tony Livesey and Rachael Bland about the newly-announced name of the royal baby – and Abba’s ‘Dancing Queen’…!


24th April 2018:

– BBC Breakfast with Dan Walker and Louise Minchin – royal birth 

The royal baby’s arrival on St George’s Day attracted media from across the globe. Victoria Howard speaks about the historic moment, which sees Princess Charlotte retain her place in the succession thanks to a change of law in 2013.

– Various local BBC radio stations – royal baby news

Victoria also spoke with a dozen local radio stations about the new arrival, including BBC radio York, Sheffield, Cornwall, Leicester, West Midlands, Tees and Cambridge.

– BBC Radio London

More royal baby discussion including name favourites, and how many names the Prince will have with Paul Coia.

20th April 2018:

– Radio 5 Live with Nicky Campbell – the Commonwealth deciding who will succeed as its head.

We will post a clip if one becomes available to us. 

– BBC WM with Richard Wilford – the Commonwealth’s vote in favour of Prince Charles to succeed as its head

– BBC Radio 5 Live with Stephen Nolan and Jennie Bond – Prince Charles and the Commonwealth 

– Daily Express: Following in Princess Diana’s footsteps: Prince William praised for being ‘accessible’

Our editor gives her opinion on how Diana shaped Prince William and Prince Harry’s warm personalities. Full post here.

28th February 2018: BBC Breakfast – Meghan Markle’s first official charity event

Meghan was due to make her first official appearance as a soon-to-be member of the Royal Family at the Royal Foundation Forum with her fiancé, Prince Harry, and brother- and sister-in-law, The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge. Victoria chatted to Dan Walker and Louise Minchin.

20th February 2018: BBC Radio 2 Drivetime with Simon Mayo – the British Honours system

Talking about MBEs, OBEs and CBEs – and all the other bits – on BBC Radio 2.

16th February 2018: HuffPost UK – From Scotland To The Seychelles: Where The Royals Honeymoon

Speculation over Prince Harry and Meghan’s honeymoon destination led to a look back at other royal honeymoons. Read the full post here.

9th February 2018: HuffPost UK – Royal Wedding presents through the ages

With Prince Harry’s upcoming nuptials, we discussed royal wedding presents with HuffPost UK. Read the full post here.

16th January 2018: Heart Breakfast Wiltshire – the royal wedding

Talking Prince Harry and Meghan’s upcoming nuptials – including the ‘hag’ do (joint stag and hen do), the bridesmaids and what The Queen will wear – on Heart Breakfast Wiltshire, with Ben and Mel.

14th January 2018: BBC Breakfast – ‘The Coronation’ documentary

In conversation with Rachel and Ben on BBC Breakfast, Victoria Howard discusses what The Queen’s appearance in a documentary about her coronation tells us.

28th November 2017: Heart Wiltshire – the royal engagement

Ben and Mel chatted to editor Victoria about Prince Harry and Meghan, whom the public seem to adore already, the stag-do which is being planned on Facebook for Harry and where they might be married.

27th November 2017: Radio New Zealand, Morning Report – Prince Harry’s engagement crashes website

Speaking to Mihi, Victoria explained that The Crown Chronicles website crashed because so many people wanted to read about the couple’s exciting news. Details of the ring, and the wedding. (7m 01s – Victoria speaks 3m 08s)

27th September 2017: BBC Radio London – Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are engaged

Our editor Victoria spoke about Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s engagement, and what it meant for the Royal Family.

5th September 2017: Radio New Zealand, Morning Report – Royal Baby news

Speaking to Guyon Espiner, Victoria commented on the exciting news of a Prince or Princess for William and Kate, and how the Royal Family are reacting; listen below or here. (1m 38s)

4th September 2017: Heart FM – Royal Baby news

Editor Victoria Howard spoke with Lucy and Rich on Heart FM’s afternoon show about the latest news that The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are expecting. (2m 37s)

23rd April 2017: Mashable – Why Prince Harry and Prince William are truly the millennial royals’

We spoke to Mashable about how Prince Charles’ sons have changed the way they represent the Royal Family, partly through social media. Read more.

3rd January 2016: Net Television, Malta – ‘Mill-Familja Rjali (The Royal Family)’

The Crown Chronicles was used as a consultant, helping with factual accuracy in the production of this Maltese mini-series, which was written and presented by one of our then-writers, Marcella Busuttil.

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 25th December 2015: OK! Magazine – How Kate Middleton broke the Royal family’s Christmas tradition

“Victoria Howard, editor of The Crown Chronicles, exclusively told OK! Online: “This is a little unusual, but the Duchess also spent Christmas with her family at the beginning of her first pregnancy, when she was suffering with hyperemesis gravidarum…

“Since the Royals open gifts on Christmas Eve they will only be missing lunch and games in the evening.” Read more.


If you wish to speak to us for a TV or radio appearance, get a quote for an article, or even to use our royal expertise, please contact us at: editor@thecrownchronicles.co.uk

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