Princess Margaret

How the First Images From the Set of The Crown Mimic Real-Life Royal History

The resemblance is striking.<p>Season 3 of <i>The Crown</i> began filming earlier this summer, and fans have been eager to see how the new actors—like Tobias Menzies, who is replacing Matt Smith in his role as Prince Philip—will fit into their roles. Viewers were especially excited to see Olivia Colman as …

Queen Elizabeth II

See inside Queen Elizabeth II's charming childhood playhouse

Home<p>It's a life-size doll house!<p>Here’s a playhouse truly fit for royalty!<p>This charming life-size doll house has belonged to Queen Elizabeth II since she was 6 years old, and it’s so beloved to Her Majesty that the 92-year-old still visits it occasionally.<p>Rare photos of “The Little House,” as it's …

Queen Elizabeth II

The Cast of Netflix's 'The Crown' Are at The Emmys Looking, Wait For It, REGAL AF

Claire Foy, Matt Smith, and Vanessa Kirby are all Emmy nominees this year.<p>In the running for six maj trophies at tonight's Emmys, the stars of Netflix's based-on-the-real-thing drama <i>The Crown</i> are walking the awards' red carpet—looking like royalty, obvs.<p>None of them are wearing crowns, but that's …

Queen Elizabeth II

38 Photos That Shed Light on Queen Elizabeth II and Princess Margaret's Unbreakable Bond

At the age of 4, then-Princess Elizabeth became an older sibling. Her sister Princess Margaret was born in August 1930, and the two little girls had …

Queen Elizabeth II

Olivia Coleman and Helena Bonham Carter spotted on the set of The Crown in first picture of them together as the Queen and Princess Margaret

OLIVIA Coleman and Helena Bonham Carter have been spotted together on the set of The Crown for the first time.<p>They British actresses are grappling …

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Olivia Colman and Helena Bonham Carter pictured together for the first time on The Crown set

<p><b>Olivia Colman</b> and <b>Helena Bonham Carter</b> have been spotted together for the very first time in their roles as royal sisters, the Queen and Princess …

Celebrity (UK)

Battle of Britain 50th Anniversary, 1990

Battle of Britain 50th Anniversary Parade and Flyover outside Buckingham Palace on this day in 1990. The Queen and Duke of Edinburgh were joined by …

Buckingham Palace

The Royal Family's Christmas Traditions Will Be Revealed In A New Book

It features never-before-seen photos from the Royal Archives.<p>From giving out gifts to members of the Royal Household to the annual trip to Sandringham, the royals are known to cherish their family traditions during the festive season. Now, a new book will explore the history of these customs and …

Royal Family

Christopher Gibbs: the man who brokered £50m Getty grant to the National Gallery—and fed Princess Margaret hash brownies

The antiques dealer was more than an “acid-tripping ex-roué once known as the king of Chelsea”

National Trust

Matthew Goode wishes he could have starred in The Crown season 3 – but says Ben Daniels will be "terrific'

Netflix's lavish Royal drama <i>The Crown</i> is undergoing a complete cast overhaul in its third season, as the story of the Queen jumps forward.<p>Every …

Television (UK)

Ontario women to get PET scans to help plan treatment in locally advanced cervix cancer

(TORONTO, Canada, Sept. 14, 2018) - An Ontario clinical study that shows adding PET imaging to conventional CT imaging to stage locally advanced …

University of Toronto

How Did Princess Margaret Die? The Depressing End to an Unconventional Royal Life

The second season of Netflix's hit series <b>The Crown</b> shed lots of light on Queen Elizabeth II's hapless younger sister, Princess Margaret. From her dramatic love life and nude photo scandal to her penchant for drinking and smoking, it's been made abundantly clear what most royal family aficionados …

King George VI

Revealed: Journalists broke into Princess Margaret’s hotel room during her 1949 trip to Italy to find out what NAIL VARNISH she was wearing

Italian journalists broke into Princess Margaret's hotel room to find out what nail varnish she was wearing, a documentary has revealed.<p>Royal expert …

Journalism

Can You Identify the British Royal by Their Childhood Picture?

Think you're a royals expert? Let's see if you can correctly guess who each of these royal babies and kids are!The post Can You Identify the British …

Queen Elizabeth II

Princess Margaret: The Royal Rebel, review: sensitive portrayal of a princess at odds with her royalty

In a memorable scene in Sky’s superb series Patrick Melrose, the actress Harriet Walter portrayed the Queen’s sister in her autumn years as an imperious, embittered supersnob who delighted in being horrible to children and humiliating foreign dignitaries in public.<p>A million miles, in other words, …

Television (UK)

The queen’s “rebel sister”: 8 facts about Princess Margaret

Princess Margaret Rose Windsor (1930-2002), Countess of Snowdon and the younger sister of Queen Elizabeth II, was arguably one of the most popular …

History

Tuesday's best TV: Princess Margaret: The Rebel Royal; The Great British Bake Off

<b>Princess Margaret: The Rebel Royal</b><p><b>9pm, BBC Two</b><p>You’d be forgiven for thinking you were watching Disenchantment, so alien is the world of the royals depicted in this fascinating two-part account of the life of the Queen’s sister. It’s no wonder she turned out eccentric, as a parade of historians …

British Humour

The truth about Princess Margaret and Peter Townsend’s love affair – and why they didn’t marry

It was a love story that has all the makings of a real life fairytale – a princess, her lover and the royal politics that kept them apart.<p>Except on …

Family

‘The press tried to say I was wicked’: Behind the real Princess Margaret

Author Andrew Duncan recalls his 1969 meeting with the Queen's sister – and what her thoughts were on the future of the monarchy<p>I first met Princess …

Prince Philip

'Ninety-Nine Glimpses of Princess Margaret' is unflinching, engrossing

When Princess Margaret of the House of Windsor was born in 1930, the second daughter of the Duke of York and his wife Lady Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon, the …

Royal Family

What time is Princess Margaret: The Rebel Royal on BBC Two tonight, what's it about and when did the Queen's sister die?

PRINCESS Margaret was at the centre of royal gossip and controversial relationships long before the likes of Princess Diana and Meghan Markle.<p>Famed …

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October 2018

Celebrate the return of cozy decorating with <i>H&H</i>’s October issue! Get decorating tips and tricks that bring the season’s rich colors and textures …

Lifestyle (Canada)

6 documentaries we can’t wait for

CULTURE<p>SEE<p>This fall, we’re going to be spoilt for choice with documentaries about our favorite icons. From Whitney Houston to Madonna, see the stars …

Documentaries

Princess Margaret: the Rebel Royal, BBC2 — a poignant and emblematic story | Financial Times

Whether it’s due to Vanessa Kirby’s scintillating performance in <i>The Crown</i> or Craig Brown’s experimental biography <i>Ma’am Darling</i>, or just the roving …

Royal Family

Princess Margaret received less of an education than the Queen so she wouldn't become a THREAT to her sister, her former lady-in-waiting claims

Princess Margaret was given a lower level of education than the Queen to ensure she would not become a threat to her sister, a new documentary claims.<p>…

Lifestyle (UK)

Princess Margaret's grandsons are all grown up as they holiday with their girlfriends

<p><b>Princess Margaret</b>'s grandsons Sam and Arthur Chatto took advantage of the last few days of summer by whisking their respective girlfriends away on a …

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Home Tour: The 2018 Princess Margaret Showhome’s Main Floor

1) Try reloading the page in your browser<br>2) Clear your browser cache (to see how, click here)<br>3) Upgrade your browser to the latest version<br>4) Ensure …

Lifestyle (Canada)

Prince Margaret’s Instagram-Star Grandsons Go Shirtless in Greece with Their Girlfriends

These royals are soaking up the last bit of summer.<p>Samuel and Arthur Chatto, the sons of Lady Sarah Chatto (the only daughter of the late Princess …

Royal Family

Princess Margaret’s beautiful words about her sister, The Queen, revealed in previously unpublished interview

Royal author Andrew Duncan has given us a rare insight into the relationship between the Queen and her late sister Princess Margaret.<p>The author of …

Family

Princess Margaret's grandson Arthur Chatto flexes his muscles as he poses topless on holiday in Greece - while his friends poke fun at 'pasty' brother Sam

He captured the nation's hearts in his role as the Queen's page boy and Arthur Chatto has since earned a loyal following on Instagram thanks to his …

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