Countess of Wessex Attends CHOGM ‘Big Lunch’ at Kew Gardens

The Countess of Wessex attended a CHOGM Spouses’ Programme event at Kew Gardens this morning. The Spouses’ Programme was a chance for the spouses and partners of the Heads of Government to meet informally, commemorating the strong ‘people to people’ bonds of the Commonwealth. The day began with HRH making her way to the Orangery, […]

Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting 2018: Day Two

The Commonwealth Heads of Government meeting continued today as members of The Royal Family took part in events and discussions on the important issues that affect the Commonwealth in the present day. The Prince of Wales, The Duchess of Cornwall and The Duke of Cambridge were the main players on day two of CHOGM 2018. […]

Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting begins in London

The Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting 2018 kicked off in London on Monday as world leaders from all points of the globe descended on the capital for five days of meetings, receptions, events and audiences with Her Majesty The Queen. On day one of CHOGM, Prince Harry opened the Commonwealth Youth Forum at the Queen […]

The Queen and The Commonwealth: BBC To Air Three New Programmes

On Saturday 21 April, BBC One and BBC Radio 2 will broadcast a special concert live from the Royal Albert Hall to celebrate The Queen’s 92nd birthday. The concert will wrap up a week of Commonwealth Leaders meeting in London for the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM). CHOGM is a biennial summit meeting of […]

Commonwealth’s talks on who will succeed The Queen as its Head

It has been reported that the Commonwealth has begun secret deliberations on who will succeed Her Majesty The Queen as Head of the Commonwealth upon the event of her death. The Head of the Commonwealth is not a hereditary position and although Prince Charles will become King upon the death of Her Majesty, it is […]