‘We will remember them’: Malta marks Remembrance Sunday

This weekend marks Remembrance Sunday in Malta, when we honour those who have lost their lives in war. Thousands of red poppies are sold each year in the build-up to the day to commemorate the war dead, while Malta will fall silent at 11am in tribute. Remembrance Sunday is always held on the second Sunday […]

The Queen’s Malta home WILL become a museum

The Queen’s former home in Malta is to be turned into a royal museum, it has been confirmed. The Prime Minister said Villa Guardamangia ‘had the potential to become a huge tourist attraction’. Joseph Muscat told Parliament in Valletta that the government had signed a deal to buy the building following talks with Buckingham Palace. […]

Princess Charlotte’s cute little wave as she starts school

Princess Charlotte has enjoyed her first day at school. Charlotte, who is four, received a handshake from the headteacher as she arrived in the playground with her parents William and Kate and big brother George. Prince William said his daughter was ‘very excited’ about her big day. The young princess follows in the footsteps of […]

Want to join the royal family? Here’s how you can!

Looking for a job with a difference? This one could be for you! William and Kate are looking to hire an HR manager. As well as working for the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, you’ll also advise the Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall on recruiting staff from across the Commonwealth. The royals […]

Harry and Meghan want you on their Instagram page

Harry and Meghan are looking for inspiring people to feature on their Instagram page. The royals are searching for individuals and organisations that do amazing work in their communities across the Commonwealth, to highlight on their Instagram page during August. ‘For the month of August we look to you for help,’ the couple said in […]

Want to learn how to dress like Kate and Meghan?

If you love Meghan Markle’s style and are obessed by Kate Middleton’s dresses then you’re in luck. You can now study how to dress like them – for free. The five-week royal fashion course by the University of Glasgow will take a look at how kings and queens have influenced fashion over the past 500 years, […]

England win Cricket World Cup in dramatic fashion

England’s conquering cricket heroes have celebrated all night after their team’s epic World Cup final victory. Led by batting hero Ben Stokes, the squad won the trophy for the first time after a breathless final over New Zealand in what’s being called the greatest game ever. England won the title on the technicality of scoring more […]

President of Malta nominated for top Commonwealth role

The President of Malta has been nominated for a new role within the Commonwealth. George Vella has been asked to act as patron of the new Commonwealth Centre of Excellence. The proposal was suggested during a meeting in London with the Commonwealth Secretary-General Baroness Scotland. The centre, which will be based in Malta, will help […]

Meghan and Harry set date for baby Archie’s christening

Harry and Meghan’s son Archie will be christened at a private ceremony on Saturday. The service will be held at the private chapel at Windsor Castle and is understood to be a ‘very small gathering’. The ceremony is due to take place exactly two months after Archie was born on May 6. It is understood […]

Prince Harry, Meghan and Archie to tour southern Africa

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex will tour Africa later this year. The couple will go to South Africa together and Harry will complete a tour of Angola and Malawi as well as a ‘working visit’ to Botswana. The tour will take place in September. Harry and Meghan also plan to take baby Archie with […]

Plastic straws and cutlery to be banned in Canada

Canada plans to ban some single-use plastics like straws, bags and cutlery by early 2021. The proposal aims to reduce non-recyclable waste and protect the world’s seas and oceans. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau revealed the move less than five months before a national election which is likely to be dominated by climate change and […]

Maltese travelling to New Zealand warned of new taxes

Thousands of Maltese tourists make the long journey to New Zealand each year to experience the Commonwealth nation’s stunning scenery. But from October, holidaymakers from Malta visiting New Zealand will have to pay for a new visa waiver known as an Electronic Travel Authority. The change in the rules means that Maltese passport holders visiting […]

Royal baby name REVEALED by proud Meghan and Harry

Harry and Meghan have finally revealed the name for their little boy – Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor. The couple’s first child, who is happy and healthy, was born at 5.26am on Monday weighing 7lbs 3oz. In a statement posted on Instagram this afternoon, the couple said: ‘The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are pleased to announce […]

It’s a BOY! Meghan gives birth with Harry by her side

The royal baby is a boy. Meghan finally gave birth around a week after her due date. Her husband The Duke of Sussex was present for the birth, which happened at 5.26am. Speaking from Windsor, a beaming Prince Harry told delighted reporters: ‘I’m very excited that Meghan and myself had a baby boy early this […]

Prince William to meet Christchurch terror attack survivors

Prince William will honour the victims of the Christchurch mosque attacks as he arrives in New Zealand on behalf of The Queen. The Duke of Cambridge will begin his trip in Auckland on Thursday before travelling to Christchurch. He will meet with those affected by the terror attack, including survivors and their families, the emergency […]