Prince Charles

The National Theatre could – and should – survive without state funding

9 July 2014 12:18

Two glorious playhouses grace the south bank of the Thames. Shakespeare’s Globe and the National Theatre stage the finest shows…

Thanks for trying, Charlie Boy

19 December 2013 13:06

I’d just like to take this opportunity to say a big thank you to our heir to the throne, Prince…

‘If they kill us all, what would be the reaction of Christians in the West?’

18 December 2013 17:27

The Silence of Our Friends, my Amazon Singles ebook about the persecution of Christians in the Middle East, is published…

Why Britain needs Prince Charles

18 November 2013 15:48

This week’s issue of Country Life magazine has been guest-edited by the Prince of Wales. As long term perspectives disappear…

Prince Charles lights up India

14 November 2013 12:36

It could have all gone very, very wrong for Prince Charles on the day he reached retirement age. The Prince of…

Presents fit for a king?

1 August 2013 12:44

Forget the unedifying spectacle of today’s appointments to the House of Lords; a much more sought-after list is doing the…

Royal filler

22 July 2013 12:57

Prince Charles told it like it is when he was hijacked by the royal baby press pack this morning: ‘Absolutely…

So where is the ‘ecosystem collapse’ that Prince Charles warned us about?

21 June 2013 15:10

It is traditional for me, at this season, to remind readers of the Prince of Wales’s prophecy, spoken in Brazil…

Charles ‘most popular Prince of Wales ever’

15 February 2013 17:24

I wonder what Prince Charles makes of the fashion for abdication? Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands and the Pope are…

‘Typical Dutch’

29 January 2013 12:19

There has been much hilarity in the wake of the abdication of Queen Beatrix. The obvious comparisons between Willem-Alexander of…

The Hippy King

26 November 2012 17:55

Last month I brought you news that Prince Charles was blocking Freedom of Information requests to ensure that his communications with government…

The Attorney General has blocked publication of Prince Charles' letters. Picture: Getty

Why Prince Charles’ letters should not be published

17 October 2012 16:33

Much is being made of Dominic Grieve’s decision to ban publication of Prince Charles’ correspondence with ministers. Republic, a group…

Prince Charles’ letters covered up again

16 October 2012 14:17

It is no secret that the Prince of Wales is a plant-whispering greeny; but the precise nature (and bias) of his…

Princes and politics don’t mix

18 December 2010 11:36

Max Hasting’s essay in the Daily Mail about the dangers for the monarchy of Prince Charles becoming king is an…

From the archives: The Royal Marriage Question

26 November 2010 12:34

Like father, like son. Prince William took his time to propose to Kate Middleton, almost as long as his father…

A royal wedding bounce?

16 November 2010 15:59

Slap all kinds of health warnings on this, but – in view of speculation that the Wills and Kate nuptials…

Cameron, Villa and the succession

9 August 2010 18:20

The Prime Minister is, as we know an Aston Villa fan. So we can expect him to be disappointed at…

Should Prince Charles be getting involved in the Copenhagen debate?

16 December 2009 10:30

I’m of the view that climate change is happening and that the evidence suggests that man’s actions are playing a…

Letting his opinions be known

19 November 2009 20:14

Today’s Evening Standard features an interview with Bernice McCabe, co-director of the Prince’s Teaching Institute. McCabe tells the paper that:…