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  • Princess Diana’s Secret Trip to Paris with Friends

    In our last post, we dove into Ken Wharfe’s account of his time with Diana in his book Diana: Closely Guarded Secret and how she took a secret trip to Italy that included a midnight tour of Venice. Click here if you… Read More ›

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  • Princess Diana’s Secret Visit to Italy

    I recently stayed up waaay too late reading a copy of Diana: Closely Guarded Secret which is full of interesting insights. Written by her longtime Personal Protection Officer (PPO) Ken Wharfe (with Robert Jobson), the book seems to me to be an… Read More ›

  • A First Look at Netflix Series The Crown

    Have you heard about the new series that will debut later this year exclusively on Netflix? It’s called The Crown and Netflix did not create this show on the cheap; the budget is a reported $156 million dollars, far more than… Read More ›

  • Sophie & Edward’s Engagement Announcement: January 6, 1999

    Just for fun, let’s take a step back in time. 17 years ago today, on January 6 1999, the press was notified on the Queen’s behalf that Prince Edward and Sophie Rhys-Jones were engaged. Later that morning, a photo call was… Read More ›

  • What a Thing to Say To The Queen Book Review

    Happy New Year, Royal Posters! I hope you’ve enjoyed a happy holiday season. It’s hard to believe that we started this blog in 2011 so are already into our 6th year. To kick off this New Year on The Royal Post, I’d… Read More ›

  • Royal Christmas Cards & Happenings for 2015

    In keeping with the festive spirit of the holidays, today we have a round up of Christmas related royal tidbits for your enjoyment, including some Royal Christmas Cards! Spain First up: a Royal christmas card out of Spain. Thee  King… Read More ›

  • Christmas Letters from Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon Written From 1910 – 1921

    With just a few more days to go before Christmas, we thought it would be fun to look at a few letters written over the Christmas holidays by Elizabeth Bowes Lyon. The letters chosen for this post show her spirit… Read More ›