Monarchy

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Is there a comeback more unwelcome and doomed than Prince Andrew’s? | Marina Hyde
If all the duke has is a bizarre mocked-up photo of two people in a bathtub, then he’s in far worse trouble than he realises, says Guardian columnist Marina Hyde

Marina Hyde

31, Jan, 2023 @1:57 PM

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Metal detectorist unearths Tudor gold pendant linked to Henry VIII in Warwickshire
Cafe owner Charlie Clarke ‘shrieked like schoolgirl’ when he turned up pristine necklace bearing initials of Henry and Katherine of Aragon

Esther Addley

31, Jan, 2023 @1:20 PM

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Ex-royal aide says trying to reopen deal with Virginia Giuffre won’t help Prince Andrew
Former courtier says the King would still keep Duke of York at arm’s length as Charles prepares for coronation

Robert Booth Social affairs correspondent

29, Jan, 2023 @8:05 PM

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Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank expecting second child in the summer
Spokesperson says they are delighted and that son August is ‘very much looking forward to being a big brother’

Caroline Davies

24, Jan, 2023 @2:29 PM

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Zahawi’s professed lack of care makes him unfit for government | Brief letters
Brief letters: Nadhim Zahawi’s tax ‘error’ | AI-generated tunes | The day the king died | Rude place names | Cold speculums

23, Jan, 2023 @4:09 PM

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At last, a sensible article on Prince Harry and his book | Letters
So many people claim to ‘know’ the royal family that they take sides accordingly

22, Jan, 2023 @6:00 AM

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Spend a day volunteering to mark coronation, urges palace
People are being encouraged to ‘support their local areas’ in a drive to mark the three-day celebration in May

Shanti Das

21, Jan, 2023 @10:30 PM

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Cash and the crown estate: a look at the British monarchy’s funding deal
The taxpayer funded sovereign grant will not accrue extra money from the monarch’s £1bn-a-year offshore wind leases. But the crown still has revenue from oil and gas drilling rights and real estate

Alex Lawson Energy correspondent

19, Jan, 2023 @4:54 PM

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King Charles grants us a windfall from wind: now it is crucial we question ownership of the seabed | Molly Scott Cato
A monarchy ‘gift’ to the Treasury should not detract from the anachronistic convention of crown estate rights over land and sea

Molly Scott Cato

19, Jan, 2023 @3:55 PM

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‘Medieval institution’: Commonwealth Guardian readers on Prince Harry’s Spare
Comments range from ‘the monarchy is valuable’ to ‘Harry and Meghan are having their cake and eating it’

Guardian readers

19, Jan, 2023 @12:01 AM

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‘God Save the King’ doesn’t fall from Jamaican lips so easily. Soon we’ll be a republic | Barbara Blake-Hannah
Barbados beat us to it, but this week our prime minister made throwing off the colonial yoke a top priority. It won’t be easy, but watch this space, says Barbara Blake-Hannah, an anti-racist activist and a former TV broadcaster

Barbara Blake-Hannah

18, Jan, 2023 @1:59 PM

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The royals’ shroud of secrecy serves a dismaying purpose | Jemimah Steinfeld
Prince Harry aside, the royals excel at hiding information about themselves – and this prevents them being held to account, says Jemimah Steinfeld, editor in chief of Index on Censorship

Jemimah Steinfeld

18, Jan, 2023 @10:00 AM

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