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#Royal Family

# royal-family - Tuesday 30 December, 2014

BBC postpones documentary about the royal family's PR tactics after Diana's death

The programme was due to look at the PR tactics used by the royal family from the late 1990s on in a bid to change their public image.

# royal-family - Wednesday 12 November, 2014

Let them eat (our) cake! A slice of the Royal wedding cake is up for sale

It’s over THREE years old.

# royal-family - Saturday 13 September, 2014

Australian radio station donates €350k to family of nurse who took her own life

The station apologised to the family of Jacintha Saldanha, whose inquest was held this week.

# royal-family - Tuesday 29 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge Britain's royal family is on a photobombing rampage at the Commonwealth Games One Has The Lols

# royal-family - Sunday 20 July, 2014

Famous baby is almost one year old

Big news.

# royal-family - Thursday 19 June, 2014

Dublin Mayor: I didn't mean any offence when I suggested blocking royals from 1916 events

The Dublin Lord Mayor Christy Burke says he was just expressing citizens’ concerns.

# royal-family - Wednesday 21 May, 2014

Irish people want to see the royal family visit for 1916 commemorations

An Irish Times/Ipsos MRBI poll places support for a visit by the British royal family at 69 per cent.

# royal-family - Wednesday 14 May, 2014

News of the World hacked Kate Middleton's phone 155 times, trial is told

Former royal editor Clive Goodman illegally listened to the messages of Kate and Princes William and Harry, the court was told.

# royal-family - Sunday 20 April, 2014

Poll: Should the Royal Family attend Easter Rising centenary commemorations? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Should the Royal Family attend Easter Rising centenary commemorations?

Queen Elizabeth II hinted at the possibility in a speech during the recent State visit to the UK by President Michael D Higgins.

# royal-family - Thursday 10 April, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Thursday

Everyonne’s talking about the Omagh bomb, Rehab revelations, and President Higgins…

# royal-family - Sunday 6 April, 2014

McGuinness: I know this decision involves challenges for Irish republicans

McGuinness has been questioned on his decision to attend a banquet with Queen Elizabeth II at Windsor Castle this week.

# royal-family - Tuesday 25 March, 2014

# royal-family - Tuesday 28 January, 2014

London's palace is falling down, falling down...

Buckingham Palace: a bit of a fixer-upper, apparently.

# royal-family - Saturday 7 September, 2013

Two arrested after man 'climbs fence' at Buckingham Palace

Neither Queen Elizabeth nor any of the Royal family were in the palace at the time.

# royal-family - Sunday 28 July, 2013

Column: OK! magazine shouldn’t be discussing Kate’s baby weight

New mothers need reassurance and support; not their baby weight and when they are going to lose it being discussed by a nation, writes Lisa O’Hara.

# royal-family - Wednesday 24 July, 2013

From The Daily Edge Ireland cares about the royal baby almost as much as the UK... Royal Baby

Ireland cares about the royal baby almost as much as the UK...

… at least, according to this Twitter map.

# royal-family - Monday 22 July, 2013

From The Daily Edge Kate Middleton is in labour, royal family confirms Royal Baby

Kate Middleton is in labour, royal family confirms

Royal baby alert! The Duchess of Cambridge has been admitted to hospital in London.

# royal-family - Saturday 13 July, 2013

The world's media is waiting outside a London hospital for the Royal baby

A rumour that the Duchess of Cambridge had gone into labour on Thursday spread like wildfire on Twitter and reportedly caused Prime Minister David Cameron’s office to call Buckingham Palace to check on it.

# royal-family - Monday 10 June, 2013

Prince Philip to take 'two months of convalescence' after surgery

The Queen is visiting her husband in hospital tonight, as he marks his 92nd birthday.

# royal-family - Thursday 6 June, 2013

Duke of Edinburgh admitted to hospital for 'exploratory operation'

Prince Philip is admitted to the London Clinic, where he is expected to remain for up to a fortnight.

Swedish princess gets off traffic fine by claiming immunity she doesn't have

A policeman was confused when Princess Madeleine claimed immunity – and she’ll now be getting a retroactive fine.

# royal-family - Monday 20 May, 2013

Man fined over plan to throw manure at Prince Charles and Camilla

When warned against the plan, the New Zealand man reportedly responded: “Royal family? I call them the smell family.”

# royal-family - Thursday 4 April, 2013

Judge names Spanish princess in corruption case

This is the first time a direct relation of the king has been called to appear in a court of law on suspicion of wrongdoing.

# royal-family - Sunday 3 February, 2013

Police taser man outside Buckingham Palace

The man had been brandishing two knives during the Changing of the Guard.

# royal-family - Monday 28 January, 2013

Australian radio show involved in hoax hospital call to be taken off air

The nurse who was the recipient of the hoax call, Jacintha Saldanha, was found dead three days later.

# royal-family - Friday 4 January, 2013

'Do not publish' Diana photo up for auction in US

The black-and-white image which shot before her engagement to the Prince of Wales is expected to sell for a high price in the auction.

# royal-family - Tuesday 11 December, 2012

Australian radio station to give $500,000 to dead nurse's family

The radio station is giving all its profits until the end of the year to a fund for Jacintha Saldanha’s family.

# royal-family - Saturday 8 December, 2012

Tributes to royal hoax nurse, radio boss says DJs are 'completely shattered'

There has been anger and condemnation following the death of nurse Jacintha Saldanha at the hospital where Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge, was treated earlier this week.

# royal-family - Friday 7 December, 2012

Update: Royal hoax presenters suspended following death of nurse

Today the hospital said it had been supporting the woman after a hoax call from the Australian radio station.

# royal-family - Tuesday 20 November, 2012

From The Daily Edge 3 big questions answered on Prince Charles's official website Prince Chaz

3 big questions answered on Prince Charles's official website

How many boiled eggs does he eat for breakfast?

Brooks and Coulsen charged over payments to public officials

Andy Coulsen and Rebekah Brooks, two former senior figures at News International, have been charged over alleged corrupt payments to public officials.

# royal-family - Wednesday 19 September, 2012

Danish celeb magazine to print Kate photos tomorrow

Se og Hoer will devote a 16-page splash to the photographs – but it won’t be putting them online.

# royal-family - Tuesday 18 September, 2012

French court bans further publication of topless Kate images

Closer magazine must hand over its topless images within 24 hours, and will be fined €10,000 per day if it does not comply.

# royal-family - Monday 17 September, 2012

Italian mag publishes topless Kate photos despite legal risk

Italy has a government agency responsible for enforcing privacy issues – but it says it’ll only act if the Royals ask it to.

From The Daily Edge How the internet freaked out over Kate Middleton's topless photos Kate Middleton This post contains images

How the internet freaked out over Kate Middleton's topless photos

The web went a little crazy this weekend. Here’s what happened after the news broke…

Rabbitte: Closing Star over Kate pictures would be “nonsense”

The Communcations minister says Richard Desmond’s reaction to the Duchess of Cambridge photos is “completely disproportionate”.

Royals' criminal complaint over topless pics lodged today

The British royal family said their lawyers will lodge the criminal complaint in France today, as Prince William and Kate Middleton continue with their Jubilee tour.

# royal-family - Sunday 16 September, 2012

Royal family to lodge criminal complaint over topless photos

The move comes after the Irish Daily Star was heavily criticised for republishing the images of Kate Middleton sunbathing topless.

# royal-family - Friday 14 September, 2012

Royals 'considering legal options' over topless Kate pictures in French magazine

The French edition of ‘Closer’ magazine says it will publish topless photographs of the Duchess of Cambridge in today’s issue.

# royal-family - Wednesday 22 August, 2012

From The Daily Edge The Rose of Tralee and 7 other things Luxembourg has given us Better Than Us

The Rose of Tralee and 7 other things Luxembourg has given us

Including Jean-Claude Juncker, Atlantic 252 and feelings of complete inadequacy.