• Why Prince Harry and Meghan may take inspiration from the Swedish royal family for baby announcement

    The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are preparing to welcome their first child in the next few weeks, but royal watchers are still wondering how the baby's arrival will be announced. Traditionally, royal mothers have introduced their newborn to press and members of the public by posing on the hospital steps within hours of the birth. But Harry and Meghan may choose to buck the trend and quietly announce their child's arrival from the comfort of their home. The Sussexes have just opened their new Instagram account, signalling the divide between their household and that of the Cambridges. They launched

  • Royals on public transport - from the Queen on the tube to Kate Middleton on a bus

  • Find out why Prince Edward missed the birth of his first child

    One member of the British royal family was sadly absent from the birth of his first child – Prince Edward. Back in November 2003, Edward was halfway around the world when his wife the Countess of Wessex went into labour early. The Prince was on an official visit to Mauritius when he was told the news and immediately jumped on a flight, but unfortunately for Edward, he was too late. Sophie gave birth to their first child Lady Louise Windsor on Saturday 8 November just before midnight. Baby Louise was delivered via an emergency C-section at Frimley Park NHS Hospital

  • Princess Eugenie travels to Vienna for important reason

    Princess Eugenie has travelled to Vienna for a very important reason – to give a keynote address at the 19th Alliance against Trafficking in Persons Conference. According to the organisation's Twitter account, Eugenie made a passionate speech in which she said, "human trafficking is far more deep-rooted than we could ever imagined" and "we stand for all the people that cannot stand here today." Princess Eugenie travelled to Vienna to speak at the important conference The Princess also took to her Instagram page on Monday evening to explain more about her visit. "It was fantastic to have the opportunity to speak