Lord Belmont In Northern Ireland

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Observations and experiences from a personal perspective. Writing about a wide variety of topics including The Monarchy, The Nobility, The Gentry, Heraldry, Pageantry, Heritage, Country Houses, The National Trust, Brackenber House School



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Lost Salmon of the Erne

on Jul 21, 2019 in: Heritage

River Erne at Belleek, County FermanaghTHE LOST SALMON OF THE RIVER ERNE"FOR six months of the year Lough Erne is in County Fermanagh and for the other six months County Fermanagh is in Lough Erne" is an old saying.For thousands of years, possibly al...

The Duke of York, Patron, Royal Portrush Golf Club, and Past Captain, the Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St Andrews, yesterday attended the Open Championship at Royal Portrush Golf Club, Dunluce Road, Portrush, County Antrim.His Royal Highness was re...

On the 10th May, 1958, the Golden Jubilee of the Territorial Army in Northern Ireland, A Review was performed by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother at the RAF Sydenham, Belfast (now Belfast City Airport).The Order of Parade included mass...

Fisherwick Hall

on Jul 19, 2019

THE Chichesters, Earls of Donegall, lived at their Jacobean ancestral seat, Belfast Castle, until it was gutted by a catastrophic fire in 1708.Arthur Chichester, 3rd Earl of Donegall (1666-1706), was killed fighting in Spain.His son Arthur, 4th Earl...

Fisherwick Park

on Jul 19, 2019

THE Chichesters, Earls of Donegall, lived at their Jacobean ancestral seat, Belfast Castle, until it was gutted by a catastrophic fire in 1708.Arthur Chichester, 3rd Earl of Donegall (1666-1706), was killed fighting in Spain.His son Arthur, 4th Earl...

TA: NI History

on Jul 18, 2019

On the 10th May, 1958, the golden jubilee of the Territorial Army in Northern Ireland, a Review was performed by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother at RAF Sydenham (the site is now occupied by Belfast City Airport).Click to EnlargeThe Order...

Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cornwall GCVO PC is 72 today.HRH's full style and titles are as follows:Her Royal Highness The Princess Charles Philip Arthur George, Princess of Wales and Countess of Chester, Duchess of Cornwall, Duchess of Rothesa...