The widowed Jackie Kennedy shocked the world when she married Greek tycoon, Aristotle Onassis. But did she take the curse of the Kennedy family with her? Was she the downfall of the family?
What happened to Wallis Simpson after Edward died? Was she senile? Was she bedridden? Or was she imprisoned in her own home by her elderly French lawyer, Maitre Blum? And when did she really die?
How was Catholic Jackie Kennedy able to marry Aristotle Onassis? When they married in 1968, his divorced wife was still alive. How was it possible for Jackie to marry him & remain in the church?
There are several members of the British Royal Family who have effectively been expunged from history. Prince George is one of them. The uncle of Elizabeth II, he had a scandalous life & tragic death
Undeniably handsome, charming and sporty, Prince William could have chosen almost any girl in the world. But the eligible prince's true love was a woman he could never marry. Find out more.
Do you want to create an image with a transparent background? You don't need Photoshop - create it free using these simple steps.
In WW2, when France was occupied by Germany, it was a tough life for the women whose menfolk weren't there to protect them. But once France was liberated, they also feared their own countrymen & women
Las Olas Boulevard is Fort Lauderdale's finest street. With exclusive boutiques, gourmet restaurants, and luxurious facilities, it can be expensive. But you can enjoy this fabulous area on a budget.
Author Alan Bennett had a curious neighbour. Miss Shepherd lived in an old van in his garden. She had her own wonderful and eccentric views on life which Bennett relates in a fabulous book. See more.
Who was Violette Morris? This is an absolutely fascinating story from the last century. She is best known (if at all) for one unbelievable decision she made to help her in her career. Strange but true
Graphic call-outs are an important way of emphasising quotes or important points in articles and blogs. But which are the best quote marks to use? See why you should use them, plus examples.
The Kennedys are always a fascinating subject. I was interested to discover more about their lives in England when Joe Kennedy was ambassador in London. Here's the story of JFK's brother, Joe.
Did Adolf Hitler have an affair with an aristocratic English girl? And did she - Unity Mitford - give birth to his child in England during the Second World War? Read about their unusual relationship.
Queen Victoria is seen as being the epitome of moral correctness. But did her daughter Louise have an illegitimate baby? The evidence is compelling. Read her story and see what you think. Probable?
Who was Thelma Furness? Royal mistresses are nothing new and the Prince of Wales was merely following in the royal tradition when he was sowing his wild oats, wasn't he? Read on and learn more.
The Prince of Wales didn't have a happy early life. Born to be king - this can't be an easy role to fulfill. But the question is - which Prince of Wales is this article about?
The name is hardly well known. But John Bindon was a gangster and a movie actor. He consorted with the underworld and the rich and famous - even royalty. Find out more about this man.
Thanks to Princess Diana, everyone knew about Camilla. But few people know that Prince Charles had another long-standing mistress. Camilla knew the rules though - Kanga didn't. And came to a sad end.
Sexy Beast is a wonderful British film starring Ray Winstone and Ben Kingsley. It is not for the faint-hearted. See video clips to see if this is for you.
Do you know who Joe Ephgrave was? Maybe not, but I'll bet you know his work. But the question is, did he really exist? Somehow, I doubt it. Read on to discover more - it's a very interesting story.
Princess Margaret, now largely forgotten, was the sister of Queen Elizabeth the Second. Despite her royal position, she had a scandalous life that put later princesses to shame. Read her story.
They say that England and America are two countries divided by a common language. How true. After twenty years as a Brit in the USA, I have compiled this list of things not to say in the States.
John McVicar was once public enemy number one in the United Kingdom. He had escaped from a high security jail and had disappeared. A film was made about him - but it was completely untrue...
The Isle of Lewis Chessmen are a fabulous gift idea. Full of historical significance,these faithful reproductions of the originals come direct from the British Museum in London. A very special gift.
Peter Procter was a racing driver who suffered severe burns in a horrific accident. In this article, find out what he did to prevent others suffering the same fate. A remarkable man.
I believe that the queen is unique in that she is the only person to have had her voice recorded from when she was a girl to present day. How has her accent changed over the years? See videos.
This delicious strawberry recipe dates to England from the 1960s and 1970s. It uses fresh, healthy fruit in addition to convenience foods. It's so easy to prepare and incredibly tasty. Step-by-step photos included.
As often happens, there was little in the fridge and pantry. So these delicious zucchini and tomato lasagne rolls were born. Quick and easy, these are regularly on our menu. A meat-free treat.
Do you or someone you know suffer from eczema? When I was running my health food store I saw a cure that was nothing short of miraculous. It was cheap, easy and worked within one week. Learn more.
Have you seen those ads for halogen ovens? Invariably, they are shown cooking a chicken. But halogen ovens are fabulous for meat-free meals too. We have one and use it so often. Read more about these
Is curry good for you?Is it possible to be addicted to it? The variety of spices that are used in these dishes are known to be healing and restorative. Find out more plus see a recipe for spice mix.
Home and lifestyle tips from the Second World War. With rationing and most goods being in short supply, people had to recycle, reuse and repurpose. They also had to save resources - good advice today.
It was 1943 in the Bahamas. A wealthy man was brutally murdered as he slept - during a violent thunderstorm. Who had killed him? This true story features the mob and even British royalty.
In one of the most famous court cases in twentieth century Britain, Derek Bentley received the death sentence and was hanged. And yet everyone knew he was innocent of the crime.Why did he hang?