The Royal Family (@RoyalFamily )

The Royal Family

Bio Updates, pictures and videos from Buckingham Palace about the work and activities of The Queen and members of The Royal Family.
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iPhone : Its one of the most amazing moments in life, but also one of the scariest.

The Duke of Cambridge and former footballer Marvin Sordell discuss parenthood as part of Football, Prince William and our mental health, a new BBC One documentary following the #HeadsUp campaign ⚽

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iPhone : Prostate Cancer UK) 's Twitter Profile">Prostate Cancer UK are also providing a platform for people to share coping strategies.

Lloyd, who is shielding away from his family, talks about the “relief” of having social media to turn to.

The Duchess of Gloucester has been Patron of Prostate Cancer UK) 's Twitter Profile">Prostate Cancer UK since 2003. #CharityTuesday…

iPhone : Many cancer charities are encouraging people undergoing or in need of treatment to continue seeking it.

The Duke of Kent is Patron of @BloodCancer_UK who are encouraging patients to keep up with their regular hospital visits wherever possible.…

iPhone : Cancer charities are offering advice and mental health support to help people manage day-to-day.

The Queen is Patron of Cancer Research UK, whose Coronavirus and Cancer blog provides rolling updates.

📸 Her Majesty opened the charity’s Cambridge Research Institute in 2007.

iPhone : On #CharityTuesday, we are paying tribute to organisations acting as a lifeline for children and adults with cancer.

👏Thank you to every single charity supporting those with a long-term illness, many of whom are facing the challenge of shielding away from their families.

iPhone : His Royal Highness recalls one of his earliest memories of classical music during tonight’s Classic FM programme, when he first visited the Royal Opera House, aged just seven, in 1956 with his grandmother, Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother.


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iPhone : Tonight at 8pm, the first of two special programmes on Classic FM, featuring The Prince of Wales, will be aired.

Each piece of music, chosen personally by His Royal Highness, has been recorded by a range of his musical patronages across the UK.

iPhone : This Monday and Tuesday, Classic FM will be broadcasting two very special programmes with His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales.

Join Alan Titchmarsh tomorrow at 8pm to hear our exclusive interview, where His Royal Highness shares his love of classical music, live music & more.

iPhone : A message from the current Commanding Officer to Her Majesty the Queen. Royal Navy The Royal Family

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iPhone : During her thirty years of service, HMS Lancaster has played an important role on the high seas, tackling drug smuggling in the Caribbean and piracy off the Horn of Africa, as well as keeping UK waters safe.

📷 The Queen meets the crew of HMS Lancaster in 2006.

iPhone : #OnThisDay Thirty years ago, in 1990, The Queen officially launched HMS Lancaster and became the ship’s Sponsor. HMS Lancaster is known as ‘The Queen’s Frigate’. 👑⚓️

📷 The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh visit HMS Lancaster in 2004, and The Queen visits the ship in 2014.

iPhone : 👑 If you’d like to find out more about the life and times of this extraordinary monarch, you can see items from the Royal Archives brought to life at:

📖 You can also read her journals at:

iPhone : 🚂 In 1842 The Queen became the first monarch to travel by train, from Slough to London Paddington.

“…the motion was very slightly, and much easier than a carriage – also no dust or great heat,”

iPhone : 👰 At the age of 21, Victoria married Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg Gotha.

👶 Together they had nine children, 40 grand-children and 37 great-grandchildren.

iPhone : 💖 “He possesses every quality, that could be desired to render me perfectly happy. He is so sensible, so kind, and so good, and so amiable too.”

Queen Victoria describes her future husband, in a letter written on 7th June 1836.

iPhone : Until 2015 Queen Victoria was the longest reigning British monarch in history, reigning for 63 years, 7 months and 2 days.

Our current Queen - Elizabeth II - surpassed the record on
the 9th September 2015.

iPhone : 👑 Today marks the anniversary of Queen Victoria’s birthday, 201 years ago.

🏛 She was born at Kensington Palace on the 24th May 1819.

#DYK that though she was known as Victoria, her christened name was Alexandrina?