The Queen’s grandchildren Zara Phillips and her brother Peter have always relied on making their own money after their mother, the Princess Royal, expressed the hope that they would lead lives which would be as ‘normal’ as possible. But they have not always avoided pitfalls. Earlier this year, Peter was ridiculed for appearing in a … Read more SEBASTIAN SHAKESPEARE: Mystery of the foreign tycoon and the Queen’s grandchildren
Royal photographs seldom say too much, but once in a while they say everything. Yesterday all over the world a picture issued to mark Prince Harry’s 36th birthday was being studied with both affection and fascination. Affection because the image shows Harry, his brother William and sister-in-law Kate with their faces wreathed in joyous smiles, … Read more RICHARD KAY: Oh Harry, how we miss the way you were: So often now Prince Harry appears careworn.
Royal fans were outraged after the Duchess of Sussex was left out of photos shared on social media to mark Prince Harry’s 36th birthday today. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, the Queen and Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall posted a total of four photographs of the Duke of Sussex to mark the … Read more Prince William and Kate Middleton mark Harry’s 36th birthday
Boris Johnson and the Queen are among 40,000 Britons listed on a database compiled by a Chinese tech firm with reported links to Beijing’s military and intelligence networks, it can be disclosed. Files on senior British politicians including the Prime Minister, members of the Royal Family, UK military officers and their families, and religious leaders … Read more Chinese firm has data on 40,000 Brits including Boris Johnson and the Queen ‘to be used by spies’
The wife of a prominent Sheikh from Dubai’s royal family has posted a harrowing video pleading for help crying that she has been persecuted since leaving him nine months ago with officials trying to snatch her three children. Sheikha Zeynab Javadli made the startling revelations in a series of moving videos to her 15,000 Instagram … Read more Estranged wife of Dubai royal pleads for help saying officials are trying to ‘snatch her children’
One is downsizing: The Queen and Prince Philip move in to Royal bolthole at Sandringham after leaving Balmoral more than three weeks early before Her Majesty’s return to work in October Queen and Prince Philip will leave Balmoral three weeks early for Sandringham Palace officials in the process of creating ‘bubble’ between Norfolk and Windsor … Read more The Queen and Prince Philip to leave Balmoral over three weeks early
For more than a year, it has been the millstone around Prince Harry‘s neck, a gold‑plated slice of taxpayers’ largesse that reeked of privilege and entitlement. But to Harry and Meghan, the £2.4 million of public money — our money — that was lavished on renovating Frogmore Cottage, only for it to be shuttered and … Read more RICHARD KAY: All pretence is gone, Harry and Meghan have no Royal future
The Queen avoids all fast food except bunless burgers which she eats with a knife and fork while Balmoral staff make venison with deer shot on the estate, former royal chef reveals Darren McGrady, 58, was the personal chef to the Queen and Diana in the 90s He revealed that the Queen eats burgers with a … Read more The Queen avoids all fast food except bunless burgers which she eats with a knife and fork
WHAT BOOK would author and illustrator Tony Ross take to a desert island? Tony, a resolute royalist, is halfway through Elizabeth II by Nicholas Davies He would take The Kenneth Williams Diaries by Russell Davies to a desert island The illustrator was first turned on to reading by his Rupert books He could not summon up any … Read more WHAT BOOK would author and illustrator Tony Ross take to a desert island?
Prince Harry and former actress Meghan Markle are on a mission to take Hollywood by storm, having signed a new deal with Netflix to produce content that provides ‘hope and inspiration’. The Sussexes, who officially quit their royal duties in March and moved to LA where they’ve since bought a $14 million mansion in Santa Barbara, … Read more Why Harry and Meghan won’t be asking Uncle Edward for tips! A look at Earl’s turbulent TV career
Princess Mary has shared candid snaps of her family from their summer holiday in Denmark, offering a glimpse at how the royal family spend their downtime. The 48-year-old mother-of-four shared photos with her husband Prince Frederik, 52, and their four children: Prince Christian, 14, Princess Isabella, 13, and twins Princess Josephine and Prince Vincent, both 9, … Read more Princess Mary, 48, shares candid snaps of her family’s summer holidays in Denmark
A former aide to Prince William will today be appointed as Britain’s top civil servant. Whitehall sources last night confirmed that Boris Johnson has picked Simon Case to be the UK’s new Cabinet Secretary. He will replace Sir Mark Sedwill, who announced he was quitting in June after losing a power struggle with the Prime … Read more Boris Johnson poaches Prince William’s aide for civil service
Prince George has been taken along on a grouse shoot by his father while on a family holiday in Scotland. The seven-year-old watched as Prince William, 38, and other senior royals spent the morning bagging birds in Corgarff, a short drive from Balmoral, on Saturday. It is not the first time that the young prince … Read more Prince George, 7, watches dad William on Balmoral grouse shoot