It has been said that no two sisters were ever less alike. One reserved and proper, the other lively and controversial. One the anchor of a commonwealth of nations, the other searching for purpose in life.
But what of the real women beyond the royal splendour, the balcony and cheering crowds?
An exclusive and original talkshow from True Royalty
What happens when a Royal marriage ends up on the rocks?
From Princess Margaret's press worthy escapades to the havoc that was wreaked upon the crown by the divorce of Charles and Diana.
Lively debate with those in the know.
Celebrating what would have been Princess Margaret's 90th birthday, The Royal Beat has been granted unprecedented access to Kensington Palace to explore the lives of the many Royal Women who lived in this extraordinary home.
A Royal Tour of the Twentieth Century: 60s and 70s
Political and social upheaval throughout the 60's and 70's was to change the role of the Windsors' relationship to the Commonwealth as former colonies moved to independence following often turbulent times.
Inevitably there was a distinct change and a new World Order, bringing with it diminished...
A Royal Tour of the Twentieth Century: 80s and 90s
With increasing media attention and the emergence of the paparazzi, a new generation of Royals came to the forefront of popular culture; most notably personified by Charles and Diana.
As the Commonwealth diminished the Royal family faced more personal breakdowns and tragedies.
A Royal Tour of the Twentieth Century: 40s and 50s
The early Royal Tours capture the celebration and optimism of a post WW2 world but there is tragedy in store as the young Princess Elizabeth hears the news of her father's death whilst in Kenya celebrating her marriage.
For the next 20 years the Royal Family was to be confronted by the changing f...