Royal Lives: Princess Alice of Battenberg, Prince Philip’s Mother

Princess Alice of Battenberg was born at Windsor Castle on February 25, 1885, in the presence of her great-grandmother Queen Victoria. She married Prince Philip’s father, Prince Andrew of Greece and Denmark, within a year of meeting him. Prince Andrew was the fourth son of King George I of Greece, part of the House of […]

Who was Margaret Rhodes, The Queen’s cousin?

HM Queen Elizabeth II is undoubtedly the most famous monarch in the world. Along with Prince Philip, Prince Charles and The Duchess of Cornwall, The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and The Duke and Duchess of Sussex, they are instantly recognizable. But far less is known about The Queen’s family on her mother’s side, the […]