The new book "Finding Freedom" reveals Queen Elizabeth II refused to allow Meghan Markle to wear the tiara she picked out for her wedding day.
What do Queen Elizabeth, Prince William and Prince Harry always travel with?
Bring British literature to life by visiting the setting of one of your favourite novels, from Jane Austen to D.H. Lawrence we take a look at ten of the best.
Watling Street is a historical route dating back to Celtic and Roman times. Join our writer as he takes a trip along the road.
Anthony Ashley Cooper opened people's eyes to the oppression of the weakest and poorest among them and led the way to easing their misery.
William Penn founded the Province of Pennsylvania. Read more to discover the history behind the man.
Here's some fun facts about Meghan Markle on her birthday!
Two years after the end of the Second World War Elizabeth purchased her wedding dress using ration coupons.
Have you heard these facts about the National Trust?
Have you seen this incredible footage of Queen Elizabeth at the opera?
What is the 'Queensberry Curse', an affliction that has permeated one of Britain's oldest families for generations?
A royal insider recently revealed that the Queen's favourite grandchild is Lady Louise Windsor, eldest child of Prince Edward and his wife Sophie. Here's everything you need to know about Lady Louise.
Are you visiting London soon? Here are five of our favorite things to do and see in England's capital.
Did you know there are four Cistercian abbeys in Yorkshire, including a World Heritage site? Visit all four with our expert guide
"Lloyd George... asked her to become his secretary but explained that he could work with her only if he made her his mistress as well."
Despite two attempts to overtake Britain, Caesar ultimately returned home emptyhanded. Here's a look at the history of Julius Caesar in Britain
Back in fashion nowadays but with its history dating back hundreds of years, this Scottish homely meal is still a favorite.
Taking the family to London is undoubtedly one of the finest trips you will ever take.
A look at Sherlock Holmes London and the life of his creator Arthur Conan Doyle.
A roundup of what to do, where to go, and what you have to see in Canterbury
Two decades after the famous 1995 BBC series Pride and Prejudice, starring Colin Firth, British Heritage Travel caught up with Direct Simon Langton to get the inside scoop.
How a church in Lincolnshire inspired the city of Boston and the story of John Cotton
We know Winston Churchill as a hard-nosed, inspirational Prime Minister who led Britain through one of its toughest periods. How did that come to be?
Did you know that these baby names were so popular?
She's been on the throne for 67 years, but what is the secret to Queen Elizabeth II's good health?
Reports have emerged that claim Prince Charles is planning on scaling back the Royal Family. What do you think?
Was Mary Queen of Scots involved in the murder of her husband Lord Darnley?
As the word's longest-reigning monarch, there's an entire generation of people who have never known life without Queen Elizabeth.
We finally get to see inside the recently renovated Buckingham Palace and it looks incredible
To celebrate the Duchess of Cambridge's 8th wedding anniversary, the Queen made her a Dame Grand Cross of the Royal Victorian Order - the highest honour she can bestow. But what exactly does it mean?
The latest statistics from the Press Association are just in, and shows that Princess Anne is the hardest working royal
From Cartimandua to Florence Nightingale and Nell Gwyn to Margaret Thatcher, we look at famous women throughout English history.
William Wilberforce, "The Saints" and the political events in Britain which led up to the abolition of slavery in 1833 across the British Empire.
Are you a Game of Thrones fan? Did you know that there are 7 locations in the UK that have appeared in the hit show?
Pride in the Cornish pasty runs deep throughout Cornwall, so much so that in 2018 they launched the Cornish Pasty Week.
Explore The Barbican and play bowls on The Hoe with Drake.
Martin Luther is synonymous with Protestantism in Germany. In France, John Calvin led the reform movement. Scotland, too, had its giant of ecclesiastical reform in John Knox.
“The art of the butler is seen by many people as being old-fashioned, but nothing could be further from the truth,” says Grant Harrold— and he should know.
Follow the Roman Road from Exeter to Lincoln and walk through years of history - ramble the Fosse Way.
Isambard Kingdom Brunel was "the greatest of England's engineers", a "man with the greatest originality of thought and power of execution, bold in his plans but right."
The death-defying daredevil life and flights of Amy Johnson a pioneering English pilot who was the first woman to fly solo from London to Australia.
Incredible the mutiny of 1789 on the Bounty was only one of three set against Lieutenant William Bligh but was his a victim or a villain.
Cornwall’s Penwith Peninsula has what may be the finest coast in all of Britain: nearly 40 miles of continuous, unbroken sea cliffs, with fine sand beaches washed into narrow cuts, and water the deep turquoise of the Bahamas.
It's no secret that the Brontë sisters were inspired by their surroundings, but was it their hometown of Haworth that inspired them or the nearby moors?
The Palace of Hampton Court is so splendid that two of its 16th-century residents have seemingly refused to leave, for it is said that their ghosts walk its halls to this day.
He's one of the world's most accomplished engineers but what do we need to know abut Isambard Kingdom Brunel?
Princess Anne has been passing on some knowledge to Queen Elizabeth on the inner-workings of Zoom.
Prince Philip is known as a joker. Have a look at this compilation showing some of his best.
The funeral of Queen Victoria broke royal protocol in every way and changed the way we mourn monarchy forever
Are you planning a visit to the UK and wondering what to do in Devon and Cornwall? Let us help plan your visit
Have you ever wondered how long it took an 18th-century lady to get dressed?
Harry and Meghan may have burned all bridges with the Royal Family, according to several Royal sources.
Did you know that Princess Margaret bought her own tiara rather than borrow one from the royal jewels?
The secrets of the King of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland and Emperor of India including the love for women and the high-life.
The British local pub is an undeniable institution but what's with their eccentric names? We examine where the eclectic collection of British pub's names came from.
Simply put, tea is the quintessentially British pastime.
Queen Elizabeth II is a Guinness Book of Records seven times over but what kind of records does the Head of the Commonwealth, Defender of the Faith hold?
Queen Elizabeth has tagged along to a virtual unveiling of her very own portrait
Kate Middleton is often touted as being middle class. Is this really true?
The Great North Road was the only way of traveling the 409 miles from London to Edinburgh, or Edinburgh to London, for centuries before the A1 and the motorways of today.
Tom Kitchin, head chef, and proprietor of Kitchin and The Scran and Scallie in Edinburgh's talk food, fall and reveals his traditional pot-roasted chicken recipe.
We've all seen the Great British Bake Off, but how much do you know about these British delights?
Liverpool is best known as the home of The Beatles, but there's more to the city than that. Join us as we take a trip through Merseyside.
Devoteés of great literature pass by John Andre's monument at Westminster Abbey's Poet's Corner in puzzlement. Yet his death, more than two centuries ago, caused a sensation both in England and the United States.
A collection of terrific visits that illuminate and inspire, and bring World War II to us today.
Urquhart Castle is surely one of the most picturesquely situated castles in the Scottish Highlands. Located 16 miles south-west of Inverness, the castle, one of the largest in Scotland, dominates a sandstone bluff overlooking much of the length of Loch Ness.
In 1903 Orville and Wilbur Wright launched the world’s first piloted heavier-than-air flying machine, or so history would have us believe. But they were actually 50 years behind eccentric Englishman Sir George Cayley.
Head west to the far west coast of Wales for a road trip adventure that is far less traveled.
Have more spiritual claims and legends attached to Glastonbury than any other place in England?
Public art in the Pennines - The panopticons perched above East Lancashire’s valley-towns are building-sized sculptures set in the midst of stunning views.
After over 300 years, the legacy of history’s greatest landscape architect remains.
Weaving the tapestry of Northern life. Visiting the historic textile mills opens windows onto the technological innovations of the 18th and 19th centuries.
Dozens of ships unload their cargo onto the docks at the port of Manchester, some of it bound for nearby warehouses, some straight for the local mills and factories.
Earlier in the year, an announcement by Harry and Meghan allegedly left Queen Elizabeth none too plussed. Here's the details.
From the Clifton Suspension Bridge to the Great Western Railway and then the "Atmospheric Caper". Here's what really happened when Isambard Kingdom Brunel tried out the Atmospheric Railway.
Caroline, Charlotte, and Augusta, who had never visited Britain before taking the on Royal duties, played a major role in developing royal palaces, and gardens hugely promoted their own personal interests.
A medal awarded to those who 'perform acts of conspicuous courage and bravery' here is just a short history of some of the heroes who earned it.
Joe Wright orchestrated the wonderful Churchill biopic. Have you read our interview with the director?
The ancient history of clipped bushes and hedges and where to see topiary gardens at their best in Britain.
Prince George turns 7 today. Here's everything you need to know about the young prince.
From surviving World War II to "back to the land" revival and even a Harrod's range, the history, and popularity of Britain's allotment plots.
Do Scotland by train and leave the driving. Elegant Edinburgh, the floral city of Aberdeen and west to the Highland capital of Inverness.
The slave trade was abolished across the British Empire in 1833. This piece explores the lead up to this historic event
Take a trip through English history, from the 5th to the 11th centuries from the end of Roman Britain until the Norman conquest in 1066.
Prince Harry's representatives have responded to allegations made about him and his charity.
A gem of a visit on the Grampian Line, in Scotland.
On April 11 1877 at the Tynewydd Colliery, in Porth became flooded by water from the abandoned workings nearby. Fourteen miners were trapped underground at Tynewydd and rescue attempts were begun to find them.
British citizens in Germany at the onset of WWI soon found themselves in the Ruhleben prison camp.
What began as a family mission in East London in 1865 with soup kitchens and “Food for the Millions” shops spread to become a worldwide organization.
Princess Beatrice married her fiancee, Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi in a small private ceremony at Windsor.
Nelson's Column and Trafalgar Square are two of Britain's iconic landmarks. Two-hundred and fifteen years later we reappraise the achievements of a national hero whose twice life-size statue stands upon a 170-foot pedestal in the center of London.
Exploring the castles, mountains, winding roads, and valleys of the mystical Wales where so many tales of princes, heroes, villains, and saints live on.
Three hundred years ago, a remarkable woman travelled alone through every county in England. Today, her journal provides us with a glimpse of 17th-century England.
British Heritage Travel caught up with the author Philippa Gregory in 2015, just after the publication of The Taming of the Queen, the story of Kateryn Parr, the last wife of Henry VIII of England.
The Duke and Duchess of York's eldest daughter, Beatrice, has married Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi at Windsor, where Queen Elizabeth is living during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Fancy a day perusing grand sights of quaint scenes? Visit Sherborne in Dorset and you can do both.
A five-day drive from London to Wells will take you on a picturesque road trip with a wonderful destination.
Put the pedal to the metal on Britain's motoring circuit and explore the history of the UK's most famous car brands.
Through the middle decades of the 17th century, aristocrats and adventurers sought a new life in a new world.
Just a few Underground stops from the West End, heath and village are a world apart.
The Duchess of Cornwall has never sought out the limelight, so how much do you really know about Camilla?
When the Great Fire of London that Samuel Pepys witnessed had burned out, England’s greatest architect Christopher Wren got right to work.
Have you seen these classics? Here's 10 great British war movies that you need to check out.
Long the focus of folklore and legend, including Dan Brown's Da Vinci Code, what about an email from Mary Magdalene? Why not?!
The Winston Churchill Memorial and Library is located in Fulton, Missouri. Do you know why? Read more to find out.
Welcome to the eccentric, exciting, weird and wonderful Suffolk coast.
Jim Corbett visits York and discovers more than enough to entertain between Castle Howard and York Minster.
A British Heritage report from the stern of the Bridge Deck - seeing Britain from a cruiseliners luxury.
For four decades the gadabout diarist reported on the epic events of London city, most notably the Great Fire of London.
It's one of the United Kingdom's most visited cities but what exactly can be achieved by spending 24 hours in Bath?
Join Dana Huntley as he takes a look at 10 of Britain's most impressive museum ships.
Just what are Queen Elizabeth's hobbies for this period of self-isolation?
The Royal Family's love for Scotland is very well documented and this footage at the Highland Games illustrates that wonderfully.
There are dozens of unsolved murders and curious causes throughout Britain's noted history, we take a look at three of the best.
Is Arundel the best town in Britain?
Who were the Puritans? What do you know about them? We explore David Hackett Fischers' Albion's Seed.
Join Jim Corbett as he takes a trip down memory lane and recalls his time spent working in AW Gamages.
Jane Austen knew the Peak District and the journey of Ms. Elizabeth Bennett in Pride and Prejudice illustrates that brilliantly.
Travel through the countryside which inspired H.E. Bates' novels and one of the most popular British TV series ever made - The Darling Buds of May.
Given the spread of the coronavirus worldwide, it's worth remembering to look for the helpers. In doing so we remember the man who halted the spread of smallpox.
King Richard III lived a fascinating life and was embroiled in controversy and mystery. The greatest mystery of all being, was he really a villain?
It's a quiet place today, this Mortimer's Cross. Few clues remain to indicate that on a bitter cold Tuesday, Feb 3, 1461, this sleepy hollow shook to the sounds of war and ferocious battle.
A new documentary has shed some light on the details regarding Lord Mountbatten's personal life.
The Grille incident of 1908. What was the grille and what role did it play during the suffrage movement?
Germans abandoning their mission to attack British shipping were intercepted, and a showdown began between the British Home Fleet and Bismarck, the German navy's most powerful warship.
The Cliffs of Dover are one of Britain's most iconic attractions. Join us as we take a look into what makes them so special.
The Crown will be returning for the 6th season. Here's all the details!
We look at the special relationship the city has with the ill-fated liner, which sunk on this day, April 15, 1912.
We often think of Queen Elizabeth II as a stern, serious figure, who's known for her stiff upper lip but not according to some!
What did Lonely Planet choose as the UK's top attraction?
The River Thames is so much more than just a London waterway. Lets get on the road!
Tragic WWII passenger ship sunk in 18 minutes killed 1,198 souls. American owner and team work to uncover secrets of the wreck.
What was The Ventilator and what role did it play during the suffrage movement?
Occupied by the Romans from the 1st to the 4th century, Roman historic sites abound in modern Britain. Here's where to found them.
Our favorite market towns, each rich in history—where you can still buy a cauliflower or local cheese in the open-air market.
From Rotherhithe, southeast London, the ship, the Mayflower, first set sail on its famous pilgrim's mission. It's all commemorated on the banks of The Thames.
Staffordshire was the home of the pottery industry and one with a fascinating history and legacy.
Have you always wanted to visit Britain but could never quite make the journey? Well 2020 is the year, and here are four reasons to visit Britain, especially if you're American.
Follow in the footsteps of Mary Queen of Scots by visiting the houses, castles, and areas she stayed in while imprisoned by her cousin Elizabeth I.
Forbes Inglis takes a look at Gretna Green, the little Scottish village of love.
There has been some job losses at Buckingham Palace, fueling speculation that Queen Elizabeth may have moved out for good.
Letters have revealed that in order to protect the royal jewels from the Nazis, they were hidden In a biscuit tin, 60 feet below Windsor Castle on the order of King George VI.
For a different side of Britain, head up north, to the wonderful Scotland.
Over 350 years later, London’s landscape still shows evidence of the Great Fire of 1666.
Is Queen Elizabeth's diet the secret to her good health?
Let's take a trip to some of the places made famous by Harry Selfridge.
Have you seen this incredible British Pathé footage Princess Elizabeth and Prince Philip from their engagement party?
Winston Churchill, an icon to many, and certainly the United Kingdom's most revered Prime Minister, funeral recalled.
Immerse yourself in more than 2,000 years of British history at some of the finest open-air museums in the world.
Meghan Markle and Prince Harry have spoken out about the Commonwealth's legacy, and what it means moving forward in the modern era.
The Royal Family has always shared a special relationship with Scotland and its people and this British Pathe footage from 1955 shows just that.
Is everything we know about The Bard, William Shakespeare, true?
On this day, July 7, 1307, King Edward I, conqueror of Wales and “Hammer of the Scots” died on the way to Scotland to fight Robert the Bruce.
Carlisle is a cathedral city in the North-West of England. Join Susie Kearley as she looks at what makes it so special.
A letter believed to be the last written on board the Titanic went on display, in March 2015, at Titanic Belfast, a visitor attraction dedicated to the tragic White Starliner.
She was the first woman monarch to rule in her own right, and also one of the most unpopular, but what did Mary I achieve and why is she known as Bloody Mary?
Each of these provincial ecclesiastical fortresses merits a place on our list of the ten best cathedrals in England
The father of Methodism led a charmed life, narrowly escaping death from fire and angry mobs, and winning converts by his quiet dignity and unquenchable (some would say heretical) enthusiasm.
The UK and the USA have long enjoyed a special relationship. We thought we'd take a look into it.
Think you know everything there is to know about the Royal Family? Take this quiz!
Do you want a treat from British Heritage Travel this Independence Day?
Queen Elizabeth will be setting off on her holidays to Balmoral Castle very soon. How much do you know about this incredible place?
Join Dana Huntley as he takes a trip through the UK!
Oscar Wilde is one of the most quotable writers of all time, and here's his most famous quotes used to tell his life story
Silky-voiced Stephen Fry old the most brilliant story about recording the Harry Potter audiobooks.
The latest royal wedding was attended by Queen Elizabeth, Prince Harry and Prince Philip - but left royal watchers wondering just who is Lady Gabriella Windsor?
... And all because Edward VIII abdicated his throne for the woman he loved.
Are the remains of Queen Emma of Normandy among the 1,300 bones found at Winchester Cathedral?
Does the discovered letter from 1511 prove that the White Queen died from the plague?
This extraordinary footage from the old British Pathé newsreels shows Queen Elizabeth paying tribute to President Kennedy. Have you seen it?
How accurate is the The Crown's depiction of the 1961 meeting of the Kennedys and Queen Elizabeth II?
Ever wondered how travelers would get rest while crossing countries on horseback? In this article we look at coaching inns, which provided a place to rest for travelers and horses alike
Did you know that Ireland was presented with crown jewels by both Henry II and Henry VIII?
Prince Harry has shared a video of a speech he gave to recipients of the Diana Awards.
British Heritage Travel July / August takes a stroll down memory lane to help you plan your next vacation.
On Feb 11, 1975, Margaret Thatcher defeats Edward Heath for the leadership of the British Conservative Party.
The Queen reportedly has a number of secret hand signals. Did you know about them?
Planning a trip to Britain? Here are some things to think about while you're over there.
We know Queen Victoria was devoted to Prince Albert, but did she really have an affair with a servant after his death? Historian Julia Baird certainly thinks so
Are you still dreaming of a vacation in Britain? Here's a list of slang that you should know before you travel.
On what would have been her 59th birthday, we take a look back at some of the defining moments throughout the late princess's life.
Newly unearthed footage of Queen Victoria in Ireland is clearer than any other thought to be in existence.
Jack the Ripper is one of Britain's most notorious and mysterious figures. Who was he?
Two decades after her death, Princess Diana's legacy lives on in both her sons and the daughter-in-law she never had the chance to meet
The incredible and works of Charles Darwin born on this day, Feb 12, in 1809.
Join Jim Corbett as he reminisces about his previous life as a soldier in the British Military.
Move over hygge, the Danish term referring to coziness and comfort, this year we’re all about Scottish coorie.
Exciting new discoveries cast fresh light on the world’s most famous henge.
Cornwall is known for it's stunning scenery and beaches. Is it the most beautiful place in Britain?
The upbringing, genius and eventual demise - everything you need to know about the Welsh poet and writer Dylan Thomas.
From the Black Death to Henry VII and Cromwell's eventual suppression of monastic life and prise in Britain.
Belgravia, based on the 2016 book by Downton Abbey creator Julian Fellowes is set to premiere on ITV later this year
The UK's first operational airbase had quite the history. Let's take a look into what made it so special.
Once a center of ecclesiastical and political power, the modest modern city lives comfortably with its history.
Jan 25 is Burn's Night a celebration of Scotland's most famous poet Robert Burns.
On this day, August 27, in 1979, Mountbatten and three members of his holiday party died after the IRA blew up his boat
For his 55th birthday, in 2019, Queen Elizabeth II gave Prince Edward a brand new title, but what does it mean for the rest of the family?
Olivia Colman may play the monarch in the movie The Favourite, but what do we need to know about the real Queen Anne?
Thomas Blood, believed to have been some sort of double secret agent, engineered an insane plot in the only close attempt in history to steal the priceless jewels from the Tower of London
The relationship between King Edward II and Piers Gaveston is one of the most infamous menages a trois in British royal history.
The Royals are just like any other family, which means they all have nicknames for each other, yes, even Queen Elizabeth!
Queen Victoria ruled Britain for over 60 years, but just what effect did her reign have on her subjects?
As Prince William's wife, Kate Middleton's title as Duchess of Cambridge will automatically change when Queen Elizbabeth II either dies or steps down
Are you visiting the UK soon? Here are seven simple ways to avoid being a tourist and make sure you get the most from your trip.
In one battle, William the Conqueror led the Normans in sweeping away Anglo-Saxon rule.
Who was Mary Tudor and why was she the world's most unhappy Queen?
Why bother telling someone they’re a dummy when you can just call them a "daft git"?
A new documentary set to air on Channel 5 has made a fascinating claim about Prince Charles and Princess Diana's relationship.
There was one royal tradition that ended with the birth of Prince Charles, and it may surprise you
Now more than ever we have ample time to sit back and enjoy these modern classic British films.
Harry and Meghan have received backlash for using a crown in their branding when dealing with charities. Twitter users were disappointed to see the Royal links still being used.
Given the fact that Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have now opted out of their royal duties the advice the Queen once handed down to her grandsons, Prince William and Harry, seem even more poignant.
Queen Eizabeth II is officially the world's longest reigning monarch, but what comparisons can be made between her reign and that of Queen Elizabeth I?
They're one of Britain's most unique landscapes and provide plenty of challenges for local, what it's really like to explore The Fens
Holiday plans may be cancelled due to Covid-19, but a virtual trip to Buckingham Palace is still possible!
Their Majesties King George VI and Queen Elizabeth were crowned on 12 May 1937 following the abdication of his brother King Edward VIII
Are these the prettiest streets in Britain, get the cameras ready because we think so
Spending seven days in the "heart of England" - trails through the Cotswold Hills, and encompassing Gloucestershire, Oxfordshire, Warwickshire, and Worcestershire.
Britain's oldest pubs have many a story to tell.
Father's Day just passed, and the Royal Family shared some special photos to mark the occasion. Take a look!
The pair enjoyed a deep and enduring friendship despite their differences.
Happy Birthday Tower Bridge! After 125 years, we take a look at some of the defining moments in the history of Tower Bridge
She calls Downton Abbey home and lives the real lady of the manor life, so what is it like to be Lady Carnarvon of Highclere Castle?
The scone undoubtedly, the perfect British treat. Clotted cream, jam, butter? However, you take yours this recipe is dreamy.
Kristen Stewart has been chosen to play Princess Diana in the upcoming film 'Spencer'. Do you think this is the right call?
Have you seen this footage of Queen Elizabeth playing as a young child in Windsor?
This Sunday, June 21, Prince William, the Duke of Cambridge, celebrates his 38th birthday! Here's everything you need to know about Britain's future king.
From honoring King George to artistic expression here's everything you need to know about Britain's incredible white chalk horses and walkers or warriors.
A genuine narrative of the deplorable deaths of the gentlemen who were suffocated in the Indian prison known as the Black Hole of Calcutta.
The Queen’s summer ‘progresses’ throughout her kingdom endeared her to her people, burdened her hosts, and left a legacy of royal lodgings for us to enjoy today.
How Britain fell in love with Britain and Chicken Tikka Massala become the United Kingdom's official favorite dinner.
Writers have loved London for as long as London has existed. Here's a look into it's fascinating history.
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle was a firm believer in the pursuit of justice. How much do you know about this case?
There are many rivers in the world that serve as borders. Surprisingly the Medway, in the middle of Kent, is one of them. Man of Kent or Kentish Man — which are you?
We asked our contributors to tell us a little bit about some of their favorite spots in Britain. Here's what they said.
Think you know everything there is to know about the Royal Guard? Join us as we take a look into the history of these mysterious men.
The beloved singer, Dame Vera Lynn, was best known for her work during World War II, when she kept spirits high with her wistful songs.
The world is currently battling the Coronavirus COVID-19 outbreak. Here is a look back at the pandemics through history and how the Royal Family fared.
Have a look at this amazing footage of Queen Elizabeth addressing Westminster in 1966
Scores of villages across our island offer breathtaking photo opportunities and prompt wistful romantic dreams of a simpler time and a simpler life.
Are you in love with Britain’s favorite comfort food? Then here's everything you need to know to make sure you're eating Britain's best fish and chips.
Loose leaves, strong flavors, delicate aromas - here's everything you need to know about storing tea, a comprehensive guide on how to store tea.
Following in the footsteps of this tragic young Queen.
Have you seen this footage of Queen Elizabeth in Ethiopia?
From sales of work in post-World War II to the modern archetypal feature of rural British village life here's everything you need to know about British fêtes.
Have you seen this clip of the Royals at Balmoral?
The races at Royal Ascot is one of the best weeks of the year. Sadly, this year the event will be held without fans. Queen Elizabeth has shared a message of hope ahead of the event.
Here's some expert advice on how to get the best shot of Britain's most famous landmarks - to make sure you can make all your friends jealous!
Victorian workhouses were a common institution throughout Britain's history. How much do you know about the controversial buildings?
Queen Elizabeth has stepped out and made hef first public appearance since March amid the Covid-19 crisis. The Queen was celebrating the Trooping the Color ceremony.
Did you know the Royals had to follow these strange rules while travelling?
Though separated from the Scottish mainland by only 10 miles across the Pentland Firth, Orkney is one destination that really feels a world away.
It formed the basis for America's Bill of Rights but what is the Magna Carta, and how did the Great Charter come to be?
England, Scotland, and Wales...Which is your favorite? Join us as we take a look into what makes each one so special.
Choirs have always been closely associated with Wales. Join Sian Ellis as she looks into what makes that connection so special.
Could this be Queen Elizabeth's best speech?
Have you seen this charming clip?
Did you know the Royal Family had to follow these rules?
Today, March 10 (1964), marks the birthday of HRM Queen Elizabeth II's third son, Prince Edward, a full-time working member of the Royal Family.
Have you seen this amazing footage of Queen Elizabeth's wedding day? Take a look!
How shall we ever know if it’s morning if there’s no servant to pull up the blind?
Our knowledge of Druidism is often full of misconceptions, here's everything you need to know about the history of Druidism and Druids in Britain
At the National Maritime Museum's Nelson Gallery, visitors catch a glimpse of the personality of England's greatest naval warrior Admiral Horatio Nelson
Breakfast: It's Britain's answer to soul food. The art of the proper fry up is still alive today and can be found in kitchens all over the United Kingdom.
Cambridge - Undoubtedly one of Great Britain's best-kept secrets.
Queen Elizabeth has jumped on her first Zoom call with several care workers, to express her gratitude for their tireless work.
In Nov 1948 Julie Andrews became the youngest solo artist to perform at a Royal Command Variety Performance, British Pathe captured the moment.
Still far from madding crowds, Sandra Lawrence explores the countryside of Dorset.
It's been called the epicenter of modern Royal London, so Sandra Lawrence shows us around St James's Palace and surrounding attractions.
He bore witness to some of London's most notable events, but who exactly was Samuel Pepys?
Prince Philip turns 99 today. To mark the occassion, the Royal Family shared a photo of Her Majesty ad Philip that has raised eyebrows...
Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, husband of Queen Elizabeth II, celebrates his 98th birthday today, June 9.
On this day, Jan 15, the coronation of Queen Elizabeth took place, but was this monarch's reign fraught with lies?
Viscount Tom Coke, heir to the Earldom of Leicester, on his life running, and the history of Holkham Hall in Norfolk.
Dana Huntley explores the history of John and Charles Wesley and their home town.
Prince Andrew has released a statement through his lawyers accusing the Department of Justice of lying. This has sparked a public feud between both camps.
Bath's sacred spring at the ancient Roman bath and temple complex in the Somerset city reveals that cleanliness really was next to godliness.
On June 9, 1870, the great British writer Charles Dickens passed away aged 53. Here Sian Ellis visits his birthplace of Portsmouth, on England’s south coast.
Christopher Somerville speaks about writing his latest book, Ships of Heaven, The Private Life of Britain’s Cathedrals.
How much does the coronation crown cost? Let's find out
The tragic death of Kick Kennedy in a 1948 plane crash was covered up by her family because of the scandalous details that surrounded the young Kennedy's love life.
Welsh prince Owain Glyndwr arguably became the most famous and highly regarded figure in Welsh history.
The English monarchy has lived at Buckingham Palace since the reign of Queen Victoria, but how much do you know about its history?
Prince Charles has spoken to Sky News about life under lockdown, and how much he is missing the rest of the Royal Family.
Think you know all the rules of royal life? Think again, here's some royal rules that are no longer enforced the way they once were
King Henry VIII ruled England for 36 years, yet his reign remains known for his love affairs and marriages more so than his achievements - how much do you know?
Is Queen Elizabeth immune to the law? Lets find out...
Enter and win a year’s magazine subscription to British Heritage Travel for your Anglophile Dad this Father’s Day.
On January 17, 1912, Captain Robert Scott, "Scott of the Antarctic's" expedition arrives at the South Pole, one month after Roald Amundsen. Discover facts about the life and death of polar explorer 'Scott of the Antarctic'.
London gangster William 'Billy' Hill helped shape the criminal career of the notorious Kray twins.
She's the Queen's aunt and a character in the new Downton Abbey movie, but who was Princess Mary?
You know that The Battle of Hastings was a bloody fight between the Normans and the Saxons, but do you exactly how the Normans were armed?
Detailed reports from embedded journalists give an incredible perspective on the reality of D-Day, and the Normandy landings.
Britain once produced half the world's cotton cloth without growing a single scrap of, so just how did British textiles come to clothe the world?
Winston Churchill called it “The Good Companions”. We call fish & chips delicious.
For those who love the mystery and the magic of the Royal Family, let's take a walk in their shoes.
Meghan Markle has spoken out in support of the Black Lives Matter movement, and shared some of her experiences with racism in this new video.
Today marks the birthday of King George III, King of Great Britain and King of Ireland, and we celebrate by taking a look at his official biography.
A history, swashbuckling exploits and symbolic splendor of the role created in 1284 and carried out today by Prince Charles, Queen Elizabeth's eldest son.
The food of Yorkshire is world-renowned for good reason.
An interview with Christoper Somerville, the author of Ships of Heaven.
Today marks the birthday of George V, King of the United Kingdom and the British Dominions, and Emperor of India. How much do you know about his life?
On this Day Thomas Becket was consecrated as Archbishop of Canterbury in 1162.
Today, 2nd June marks Queen Elizabeth's 67th coronation anniversary. She's shared a photo to mark the date!
Queen Elizabeth has been photographed for the first time since going into lockdown while out enjoying a horse ride!
On June 2 1953 Princess Elizabeth was crowned as Queen Elizabeth II. Here are some top facts about the her coronation 67 years ago.
Happy Birthday Edward Elgar. We celebrate by looking at his life's achievements and the Elgar Birthplace Museum and Elgar Center in Worcestershire.
Try a Ploughman’s, pie or pasta—informal and fresh, while pubs may not be available to us right now during the COVID pandemic it's fun to dream... right?!
Sarah Ferguson has shared a lovely message to her daughter, Princess Beatrice, on her would-be wedding day.
An oft-overlooked tourist site, Lincolnshire is one that all American visitors should add to their bucket list, says Dana Huntley.
As we wait for the youngest royal to be born, we take a look back at some of the more outlandish royal birth traditions that we bet you don't know
Have you seen this footage of Queen Elizabeth in Ghana?
Ever wondered who are the most popular Royals? Thanks to YouGov, now we can find out. And you might just be surprised at who made the top ten!
A new ABC documentary looks at racist letters written by Edward VIII during a royal visit to Australia
Did you know Queen Elizabeth has a sweet tooth? Here's what she likes best.
Queen Elizabeth and Patrick Plunket enjoyed a special relationship. Read more to find out about their close bond.
Charles II was a polarizing figure. How much do you know about the former King?
The man who perhaps more than any other single individual is responsible for the establishment of British North America.
Philip Sidney talks to BHT about his family estate, Penshurst Place, and how it feels to truly live, and preserve, the history.
General William Howe was Commander in Chief of the British Army during a crucial period of the War of Independence. How much do you know about the British leader?
It was Queen Victora's summer home, but what else do we need to know about Osborne House?
Hercule Poirot and Miss Marple both visited this town on River Dart, in Devon, where the world's best-selling author, Agatha Christie, called home.
Dr. Tony Pollard, historical advisor to the smash-hit period drama Outlander on Starz tells British Heritage Travel how his role works and how he keeps this TV show on the heritage straight and narrow.
Queen Elizabeth has met every American president since becoming Queen. But which one left the biggest mark? Let's take a look.
Dating back to the 1800s this cheesy treat, stewed cheese, is a very British alternative to Swiss fondue.
Friday 13th, a day that sends shivers down everyone's spine, and is known for bringing bad luck. Even to the Royal Family.
On Jan 26, 1926, the Scottish inventor John Logie Baird first publicly demonstrated colour television system, changing the world forever.
Sandra Lawrence blazes the trail in Jane Austen's the West Country and shares her experience.
How much do you know about these lesser known royals?
Let's take an in-depth look into what lead to the British Empire becoming quite possibly the biggest of its kind with Dana Huntley.
A letter written by Prime Minister Winson Church, in which he praises Second World War test pilot Neville Duke has sold for £8,000 at Sotheby's.
Scotland is a country filled with some incredible sights. The Scottish Borders in particular offer up some stunning views.
The period mellow drama has fans around the world but today we ask just how realistic is Downton Abbey?
Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip have been spending lockdown at Windsor Castle. Here's everything they're up to!
Did you know that the Royal Family members are called different names in different regions with in the United Kingdom?
A day well spent! Siân Ellis visits The Lower Wye Valley in Wales and is endeared by the scenery, history, and lunch options.
Meet the man who ordered the execution of Mary Queen of Scots while working as a spymaster for Queen Elizabeth I - Francis Walsingham
About 1,300 years ago, the Venerable Bede was early medieval Europe's greatest scholar and the first to record the history of the English nation.
Prince William and Kate are certainly household names in the United Kingdom. Let's take a look at their history!
What was life really like for people in Britain during the 1600s, those British who emigrated to America?
The world's best-loved cheese comes from a Somerset village.
Many and various tales about the legend of King Arthur have continued to arise throughout history - but what can we take as real and what can we dismiss as lore?
The pastoral garden county of Kent houses an extraordinary collection of historic fortresses, from Canterbury Cathedral to Battle Abbey and Dover Castle there's something for every Anglophile.
Have a look at this clip of Kate and William acting as bingo hosts for the Shire Hall Care Home.
A YouGov public opinion poll discovered who the most admired people in the United Kingdom were in 2019.
Join in on social media next week and post your British vacation photos for English Tourism Week, May 25 - 31, 2020.
Due to visit Britain this year, don’t let walking restrictions stand in your way! Here are 10 of the best tourist sites suitable for those with mobility issues.
In 2019 Britain celebrated Prince Albert's 200th birthday, here are five unknown facts about Prince Albert, consort to Queen Victoria.
Documents explaining how the 3,106-carat Cullinan diamond, the largest ever found, was cut for the crown jewels were auctioned in 2019.
English astronomer, geophysicist, mathematician, meteorologist, and physicist, Sir Edmund Halley is best known for his discoveries surrounding Halley's Comet. How much do you know about this scientific giant?
Many monarchs in the long history of Great Britain have been mediocre and worse. Some few have been quite good indeed. However, only Alfred, the 9th-century king of the West Saxons, has been honored by history with the sobriquet “Great.”
Some of the greatest historic sites in Britain that illustrate how the world changed during the Industrial Revolution.
Here are five of London's most beautiful buildings built during the reign of Queen Victoria.
Have you been to Edinburgh?
If you're in the capital for a visit this is the essential guide of free things to do in London.
Captain Tom will be knighted!
Prince Charles said in a statement that he looks forward to visiting Ireland again "once happier times return."
Which members of the royal family live in which castles? We take a look at the homes of Queen Elizabeth and her family
New letters written by Edward VIII to a former girlfriend show that the Queen's uncle had little faith in the monarchy and didn't want to become king
The Welsh valleys have a long and storied history within the mining industry. Read more to find out about it.
The faiths of Henry VIII's wives are well known, but did you know that each is associated with at least two castles?
It's the Sussex's anniversary!
The Great British Bake Off’s first winner shares a northern treat her nanna's very own gingerbread recipe.
Fruited confections fit for a Queen! We take a look at the history of Royal wedding cakes - from Queen Elizabeth II to Prince William and down to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle.
Yorkshire's Dales and Moors present any curious traveler with a myriad of things to see and do.
Have you seen this clip from Princess Anne's christening?
Is this Queen Elizabeth's favorite TV show? Certainly at Christmas time!
Have you seen this footage of the Royal family at Windsor?
The true history of Lewis Carroll's Alice in Wonderland, the life of Alice Liddell, and what remains in real life of these fantastical tales.
When she was just ten years old, Queen Victoria, wrote and illustrated a children's book called The Adventures of Alice Laselles.
Most visitors coming to Britain prepare themselves for rain. Just over 2,000 years ago, the invading Roman army prepared by bringing their own supplies of wool—on the backs of sheep.
Three things say a man is in England, four things make his location sure: cream teas, roundabouts, pay and display—and Morris dancing on a spring bank holiday.
East Devon became a center for lace-making in the 16th century, possibly in response to the beautiful products of Italy or Flanders—though this has yet to be substantiated.
London’s protected vistas!
The Battle of Shrewsbury set the stage for the War of the Roses and ended Sir Henry ‘Hotspur’ Percy’s quest for England’s crown…and his life.
Have you seen this clip?
Prince Philip told his wife that her father had died and she was now Queen, his cousin has revealed
Historic British properties run by the National Trust and with openings through the winter season.
Before we examine the Battle of Hastings and William the Conquer's subsequent victory, perhaps we should take a look at the history of military art in the 11th century
Yet again, Queen Elizabeth breaks a record with ease. Read more to find out all about it.
Have you seen the clip?
The majority of Britain's mosaic masterpieces have been lost to the ages, but those that remain are absolutely stunning.
Can you imagine Princess Anne with this vocation?
The Sturminster Newton Mill is in high demand as consumers are using more flour during the coronavirus lockdown.
Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II may have to stop her regular royal duties indefinitely.
Prince Harry has outlined some plans for the Invictus Games.
Did you know Queen Elizabeth had these skills?
Sunshine or showers, there’s always lots to see and do in Pembrokeshire, on the Welsh coast.
Did you know about these monarchies?
On May 8, 1945, King George VI delivered a victory speech celebrating the defeat of Nazi Germany and paid tribute to those who lost their lives in World War II.
This clip of Meghan Markle reading for Archie is adorable!
A piece of Stonehenge, missing for more than 60 years, was finally returned in 2019 and may provide clues to the monument's origins.
Did you know about the Royal protocol Princess Diana broke when raising her sons?
Victory in Europe Day (known as VE Day), May 8, celebrates the formal acceptance by the Allies of World War II of Nazi Germany's unconditional surrender of its armed forces.
Riding the great British rails guarantees the adventure of a lifetime!
A royal biographer has revealed that long before Sophie and Edward made it down the aisle, Edward got cold feet about the relationship
Zara Tindall has just made royal history by accepting a new position and title within the equestrian world
Here's what's planned for Archie's big day.
Staggering figures associated with the White Star liner - from deaths during construction to the number of lifeboats on board
Just ahead of victory in Europe Day (VE Day) a new PBS documentary show's how the people and Queen Elizabeth lived through World War II.
From Barataria to Titipu, the rollicking, madcap light operas of Gilbert & Sullivan parodied Victorian England and still delight audiences around the world.
Princess Charlotte celebrates her 5th birthday on the 2nd of May
Give your Mom a gift she can enjoy all year round.
Steve Roberts takes a look at the town of Westerham, and its most famous sons.
Daphne du Maurier came from a line of distinguished eccentrics.
Take our poll and let us know which Royal Wedding is your favorite.
Honorary Colonel Tom Moore tuns 100 today having raised over £30 million for the health service to help battle COVID-19.
Dana Huntley explores the heritage of Wales and examines what makes the small nation a great one.
Have you ever wondered why only some royals wear tiaras and others never have? We know!
Queen Elizabeth is checking on Commonwealth countries around the world.
Welcome to Edinburgh, Auld Reekie, the Athens of the North, the seat of Scottish culture and center of its history for the past 600 years.
We follow their every move, but what do the Royals do when they're off duty? Here's a look at some of the more surprising royal hobbies.
Have you seen this clip of Prince Harry reading Thomas the Tank Engine?
The British Isles the May / June issue of British Heritage Magazine has something for everyone.
There will be if Hugh Bonneville has anything to do with it
Think you know everything there is to know about your favourite stars? Think again.
Prince William and Stephen Fry have joined forces - and the result is hilarious.
Have you been to Aberdeenshire?
Prince Louis celebrates his birthday today.
St. George's Day is upon us.
Eleanor of Aquitaine was a major figure in the middle ages and a prominent figure in women's history. So what do we need to know about this remarkable woman?
The Royal Family have shared a special video.
Queen Elizabeth turns 94 years old today.
Prince Philip has released a statement
Harry and Meghan have had enough.
This year is set to be an outlier for Her Majesty as she's forced to stay safe at home in Windsor Castle during the coronavirus outbreak.
Have you ever heard of Newlyn Tidal Observatory? This idyllic spot is where the British Ordnance Survey measures its sea levels.
Fancy a cocktail?
Discover specific locations from wonderful novels you'll find around the great city of London.
Taking the High Road from Inverness to the Isle of Skye.
Visions of a secret paradise only partially found.
For serious Anglophiles who want to see the classic Britain of yore and a gentler way of life, it is hard to beat the rural, agrarian landscapes of the border counties known as the Marches.
Ever wondered why it is British Politicians make so much money? Read more to find out.
Dana Huntley takes us through the rise and fall of Bonnie Prince Charlie's rebellion
Prince Harry is spreading the love on this group call.
As the coronavirus pandemic is really hampering our British travel plans in 2020 we decided to pull together some ingenious virtual tours of Britain's top attractions.
All you need to know about London's five royal palaces, and some expert advice on how to make the most of your time there.
Have you seen this clip of Queen Elizabeth and 007?
While Stonehenge does not make Britain's other stone circles in size or setting it remains one of Britain's most fascinating tourist attractions and here's why...
Prnce Harry might have to take a raincheck.
Having tested positive for the coronavirus and pending three nights in intensive care Boris Johnson has been released from hospital and has thanked health care workers for saving his life.
Cheese anyone? Join us as we take a look at what makes English cheese so special.
There have been some fascinating British Prime Ministers over the years. Here's some of the more notable ones.
Check out this clip!
Queen Elizabeth spends a huge amount of time meeting people. At 93 years old, how on earth does she remember their names?
Did you know that Game of Thrones author George R.R. Martin took inspiration for the series from several UK locations? Here's the real life locations that inspired Game of Thrones
Named after the 17th gang of rebels, it's the oldest re-enactment society in the UK. But what is the Sealed Knot and why is re-enacting the past so important?
To the northeast of London, bulging into the North Sea, the ancient kingdom of the East Angles seems quickly a world apart.
First Sea Lord is the highest position in the British navy, and Prince Philip couldn't take on the role because of his wife
Covid-19 hasn't slowed William and Kate down.
Dana Huntley went on a 715-mile road trip through the Western Highlands and discovered the most spectacular landscape he’s ever seen.
How Aberdulais, in South Wales weathered a 400-year navigation of industrial change and is now a wonderful attraction worth diving in to!
Prince Charles...The weatherman!
Bletchley Park, the British Spy Center of the Second World War, has released rare silent footage of the MI6 staff members from the code-breaking facility.
In the early part of the 13th century, an English cleric wrote; “Great Tay, through Perth, through towns, through country flies, Perth the whole Kingdom with her wealth supplies.”
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have revealed their latest plans
Have you seen this footage of the Royal decade following Queen Elizabeth's coronation?
Queen Elizabeth has addressed the nation regarded COVID-19.
Eboracum to Jorvik to York - Where the streets are called gates, the gates are called bars and the bars are called pubs.
Follow the trail of one of England's best-known mystery writers from London to her beloved home of Torquay as we look at the life and times of Agatha Christie
Boris Johnson has been hospitalized due to his ongoing battle with coronavirus.
A peaceful protest which turned violent when private militia were set upon 60,000 protesters in Manchester - killing 18 and injuring over 650
Downton Abbey creator Julian Fellowes has teamed up with Netflix to create a new six-part drama based around football, called The English Game.
In the heart of Roman Wall Country, the Northumbrian market town bristles with pride.
William and Kate have shared a message of support for the NHS
From 1832 Queen Victoria, kept detailed personal journals for 69 years mapping out the monarch's reign but her secrets were edited out after her death.
We hear about a lot of weird and wonderful stories coming from the UK, but this one may just take the cake...Or maybe the pizza?
America’s most famous Irish son loved all things English, so it possible he was a anglophile?
York is one of the UK's premier travel destinations. It combines history, culture, and architecture to make it something special.
Salisbury is home to some of Britain's oldest treasures and is well worth a visit.
Ely is a gorgeous cathedral town. Join us as we take a trip!
Explore the hard lives of workers and families of Georgian England at the Quarry Bank Mill's, Apprentice House, in Wilmslow.
Just what we imagine a small cathedral city ought to be.
Sir Thomas Becket changed from being a 'patron of play-actors and a follower of hounds to being a shepherd of souls.'
The ceremony won't be going ahead as normal this year.
Have you seen this clip?
A report in 2019 revealed that Queen Elizabeth II and her family cost the British people £67 million during the previous year.
The only rotating boat lift in the world, connecting the Forth and Clyde Canal with the Union Canal.
Princess Beatrice announced her engagement last week, but will her title change once she's married to Edoardo Mappeli Mozzi?
Prince Charles appears to be on the mend.
He was one of the Empire's greatest rulers, but who exactly was Alfred The Great?
Could this be their final goodbye?
The Duke of Cambridge wants to return to his former career as a helicopter pilot to Britain's National Health Service deal with the Coronavirus outbreak.
The fields where war was waged are historic and poignant.
Channel your inner royal by bidding on The Queen Mother's unused cases of Graham's Port 1977
The former Doctor Who star talks about becoming Queen Victoria playing the iconic role and massive reaction the TV series Victoria had.
Have you seen this footage of the Royals clapping the NHS?
Prime Minister Boris Johnson has tested positive for coronavirus as the outbreak continues to spread across the United Kingdom.
The Crown Jewels are consistently held up as one of the most impressive collections of their kind.
Foyle's War has beated Downton Abbey as the most missed British TV show of the 21st Century, according to a new poll from The Radio Times
The isle of Iona is one of Scotland's best-kept secrets and most stunning tourist attractions.
Have you seen this iconic photo of Queen Elizabeth and Boris Johnson?
"I served my country and did my duty, now it's your duty to sit on the couch."
The British Museum has once again refused to return ancient artifacts from the Ethiopian Orthodox church even though, under Ethiopian traditions, nobody except holy men are allowed to view them.
This Royal Tradition is no more due to the coronavirus.
The Prince of Wales, Prince Charles has tested positive for Coronavirus, Clarence House has confirmed.
The Royal Yacht Britannia served the Queen for 44 years from its launch on April 16th, 1953 until it was decommissioned in 1997.
Boris Johnson made a statement last night. Here's what he said.
What does the Second World War term Blitz Spirit mean? And why is it brought up during every public crisis that hits the UK?
A member of staff at Buckingham Palace has tested positive for coronavirus. Here's the details.
Wishing a very Happy Birthday to Princess Eugenie Victoria Helena of York!
Hundreds have been left disappointed as the Stonehenge Spring Equinox is cancelled.
As Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip, have self-isolated to Windsor Castle, to weather the Coronavirus COVID-19 outbreak, she sent a message of support to her people.
Perhaps the most complete literary landscape in Britain is the fictional region of Wessex, where late Victorian writer Thomas Hardy set all of his major novels.
Lord Nelson was a brave and ferocious leader in war. Here's a fascinating account of his life.
The Duke of Cambridge, Prince William, was the first of the British Royal Family to address the nation amid the Coronavirus pandemic.
Let's have some fun - take our Great British Quiz!
The Maltese Government have revealed their plans to turn the couple's first home into a museum.
Princess Beatrice has been hit with some more bad news.
Happy St. Patrick's Day! Here's our favorite photos of the Royals in Ireland.
Covid-19 is sweeping across the globe at an alarming rate. Here's how it relates to the Royals.
Are you planning a trip to Belfast soon? Here's a list with 7 things you have to do, some of which may surprise you.
Queen Elizabeth has proven no one is too old to swing a shovel. Take a look at this video.
By now, you've surely heard the news that Princess Beatrice is getting married. But who is Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi, her fiance?
Prince George is certainly trying his best to avoid coronavirus!
Have you seen these Commonwealth Day photos?
Meghan Markle delivered a rousing speech for International Women's Day. But it was a cheeky 16 year old who stole the show.
Lights, camera, action at places we love to recognize from the small and silver screens
Did you know these facts about Queen Elizabeth?
The Royal Week. Here's our favorite photos.
The former Royal butler makes the claim that Diana's mother called her a "wh**e" in a documentary about the late Princess of Wales.
The Royal couple caused quite a stir in a small Kildare town by visiting a local convenience store.
"While you won’t find one specific birthplace with a venerable monument to such a major historic undertaking, you can certainly add its genesis to your list of reasons to visit Oxford and Cambridge."
Beer in all its forms remains the national drink of Britain, predating by centuries the arrival of that upstart tea.
IrishCentral takes a look at the highlights of their first day in Ireland.
William and Kate will meet with visit Dublin, Meath, Kildare and Galway and take part in several engagements during the first Royal visit since Brexit.
The summer of 1951 was a special one in the UK. Why? The Festival of Britain
Have you seen this clip of Prince Harry with Bon Jovi?
The classic comedy Noël Coward play about love that just won’t die is soon to be released to the silver screens in a movie starring Dan Stevens, Dame Judi Dench, and Isla Fisher.
Compact and picturesque Wells makes a great visit.
Family-friendly homes of gentry and merchant to visit on your next vacation in Britain.
From the Iron Age to the Romans and into the Middle Ages - treasures left in Lincolnshire through the centuries.
The Lake District is one of Britain's most picturesque regions. Join us as we take a trip to it.
Kate Middleton has always drawn admirers due to her stylish fashion sense. How did she become Britain's Queen of style?
Duke and Duchess of Cambridge will visit Counties Dublin, Meath, Kildare, and Galway during their March 2020 visit.
The Royals love to ski. Here's our favorite photos of them on the slopes.
St. George's Chapel is one of the most iconic of its kind, and regularly plays host to members of the Royal Family.
Does Queen Elizabeth watch The Crown? Lets find out!
The daughter of the late Lord Mountbatten has revealed how her father struggled to recover family heirlooms from Wallis Simpson after they were taken by Edward VIII
Do you want to live in the house that inspired Wuthering Heights and The Tenant of Wildfell Hall? Because Ponden Hall is for sale
An interview with our favorite storyteller, Downton Abbey creator Julian Fellowes ahead of the movie launch and his latest book release
Have you seen Harry and Meghan's angry statement?
Jane Austen may have written her books over 250 years ago, but their themes remain as relevant today as ever before. But what do we know about her? What do we know about the life and times of Jane Austen?
The Royals were busy at work this week. Here's our favorite snaps.
Harry and Meghan have set the date for their exit from the Royal Family.
St. Albans is a city in Hertfordshire known for its beautiful architecture and history. Located within London's commuter belt, the city is ideal for those looking to escape the capital for a day of adventure.
Prince William talks mental health and plays some Jenga in these lovely videos.
Interested in visiting the UK? Then check out Britain's best tourist attractions to make sure you're getting the most from your trip
Harry and Meghan have made some changes to their office in Buckingham Palace
Things just go from bad to worse for Queen Elizabeth.
Kensington Palace have confirmed that the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Prince William and Kate Middleton will visit Ireland for two days in March.
The next Royal wedding date is set. Read more to find out about it.
King George VI died on this day in 1952. Let's take a moment to remember him.
Have you heard this news about The Crown?
From the wonderland of the Forest of Dean to the Cornish coast and horrible histories of Britain, our March / April magazine is just out and jam-packed full of British history and travel inspiration.
How much do you know about the interiors of this, one of London's most popular tourist attractions?
Prince William delivered a rousing speech at the BAFTAS this year.
Looking for love? These couples might give you some tips. Check out some of our favorite British couples
Have you seen this photos from the trip?
The countless cemeteries and graveyards across Britain can tell us a great deal about its people and their history.
A new biography about Lord Mountbatten details how "devastated" he was with his wife Edwina's affairs.
Does this look like a snub to you?
Take our poll and have your say on Megxit
Have a look at this incredible footage from George Orwell's 1984 premiere.
Prince Harry has spoken out about his and Meghan Markle's decision.
The new James Bond film, No Time to Die is set to be another resounding success at the box office but what about the theme songs?
Madame Tussauds wax figures of Harry and Meghan have been moved.
Queen Elizabeth is not happy.
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are set to step back from the Royal Family. Here's what we know.
Do you know why Queen Elizabeth's Christmas tree will stay up until February?
Have you seen the Sussex's Christmas card?
Have a look at the Queen's speech from 1957!
Have you seen this footage of Prince Harry dressed as Santa?
The Royal Christmas spirit is clear in this photo!
Have you seen this clip of Princess Margaret dancing?
Have you seen this clip of the Royals with Mary Berry?
Have you seen these photos from the recent Royal reception?
Take our election day poll and let us know who you think will win.
Have a look at this wonderful footage of Christmas in London in 1955.
Did you know Harry and Meghan were breaking Royal tradition this Christmas? Here's how.
Buckingham Palace is hiring. Are you the perfect candidate?
Have a look at our favorite photos as Queen Elizabeth hosts NATO
Have a look at Prince Andrew's statement.
Watch the stars of The Crown season three talk about being on set, becoming royalty and visiting a medium
Charles and Camilla's trip to New Zealand looks like the most fun. Here's our favorite photos so far!
Star of The Crown Josh O’Connor has revealed that he believes Prince Charles is ‘waiting for his mother to die'
Prince Andrew's interview was a PR disaster. What do you make of it?
Harry and Meghan's Christmas will not be spent with the Royal Family. What do you make of this?