A restoration of HMS Belfast was unveiled today with Prince Philip and veterans of the arctic convoys in attendance. The restoration was funded by a Russian benefactor in memory of the service the ship provided in defending the arctic convoys during the second world war on the route Winston Churchill described as “the worst journey […]
A bizarre craze seems to have started – and its a stroke of genious; scary first dates! This isnt a horror story though, It seems that a lot of bookings on the London Ghost Bus scary tours are first time daters – who get the chance to break the ice and cling to each other […]
I’ve just found out that tickets to the Ceremony of the Keys at the Tower of London are Free. The Ceremony of the Keys is the ritual of locking up the Tower of London (containing the Crown Jewels) each night and has taken place every night without fail for more than 700 years!
The Tower of London is one of London’s most visited heritage sites. This Christmas there will be special medieval Christmas events and on the 20th December there will be one of the first ceremonies of the the Tower of London’s new Constable, General Sir Richard Dannatt, the Christmas State Parade. Click here if you want […]
Throughout time the royal palaces have been venues for ceremony, celebration and merry making, and to keep up with tradition this Christmas is no exception. Hampton Court Palace is celebrating the 500th anniversary of Henry VIII becoming King with festivities including music, dancing, games, and royal feasts