ROYAL CHILDREN IN THE SPOTLIGHT Royal portraiture has moved with the times – from the classic days of Cecil Beaton to the very personal contributions from the digital age!
THE CORONATION OF KING VAJIRALONGKORN The coronation of Thailand’s King Vajiralongkorn was a glorious spectacle, but can the 66 year-old former fighter pilot also be a diplomat?
FOCUS: THE NEWS IN WORDS & PICTURES The Duke of Sussex in The Netherlands; the Royal Windsor Horse Show; Crown Princess Mette-Marit at Oslo’s House of Literature . . .
THE WEDDING OF LADY GABRIELLA WINDSOR The wedding of Lady Gabriella Windsor was a family affair held in the splendour of St George’s Chapel, Windsor Castle.
JAPAN’S NEW IMPERIAL ERA BEGINS Emperor Akihito’s long awaited abdication ushers in a new era, led by his son Emperor Naruhito, but the monarchy’s future is still uncertain.
FOCUS: THE NEWS IN WORDS & PICTURES Kate’s magical garden at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show; Crown Princess Mary’s scholarship awards; Princess Martha Louise’s spiritual journey . . .
CELEBRATING THE BIRTH OF ARCHIE HARRISON The baby the world has been waiting for is finally with us as Harry and Meghan introduce their son – Archie Harrison Mountbatten Windsor.
CROWN PRINCESS VICTORIA IN VIETNAM Sweden and Vietnam have been diplomatically tied for 50 years and the Crown Princess Couple’s three day visit deepened the national friendship.
WILLIAM & KATE: FORGING AHEAD Developing their charities and a return to their former home of Anglesey showed how the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are forging their future.
FOCUS: THE NEWS IN WORDS & PICTURES King Willem-Alexander and family at Spain’s Seville Fair; the return of the Duke of Rothesay; Princess Benedikte’s 75th birthday . . .
FAREWELL TO GRAND DUKE JEAN OF LUXEMBOURG The death of Luxembourg’s Grand Duke Jean was a poignant and significant moment for Europe’s royal houses.