It’s not every day that duchesses go around losing diamond tiaras (at least, not that we know of), so when the Duchess of Argyll lost a bag with the tiara and three other precious jewelry items at the Glasgow Airport, she was a bit distraught.
The inspiration for “Powder” was Margaret Campbell, the Duchess of Argyll, whose death in 1993 brought an end to what sounds like one of the raciest, most far-flung erotic lives of the 20th century (and yes, I’m including Alma Mahler in that …
Nicole, Duchess of Bedford was the third wife of Ian ... When Nicole accepted, the notorious Margaret, Duchess of Argyll, cabled the Duke: “Why marry her when you can have me?” The Duke and Nicole married at Woburn Abbey in a …
From the iconic Glencoe, to the rugged Highlands and passing through the University town where the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge met ... From there, drive along the Argyll Coastal Route via Loch Gilpheap to Kilmore and Glencoe. Ending …
NEW YORK (AP) — Thomas Ades wanted to be provocative in his first opera, "Powder Her Face," when he composed a scene in which he musically depicts a sex act between the Duchess of Argyll and a waiter. Not enough for director …
Ades and Hensher's opera takes its cue from a real-life scandal involving Margaret, the social-climbing, fabulously wealthy Duchess of Argyll, that delighted the British press and rocked the Tory government in 1963. The text -- eight concise …
The subject matter was also cannily chosen: the infamously lubricious Margaret Whigham, Duchess of Argyll (1912-1993), whose sensational 1963 divorce trial made headlines. The judge, Lord Wheatley, handed down a 65,000-word …
The couple ended their visit to the country with a formal reception on board HMS Argyll, moored in Cartagena. The prince and duchess will begin a four-day tour of Mexico on Sunday. The event on board HMS Argyll, which marked the end …
William – or the Earl of Strathearn as he is titled in Scotland – has become patron of the Thin Red Line Appeal, which is working to secure the future of The Argyll and Sutherland ... Foundation of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and …
The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall, accompanied by the President of Colombia, Juan Manuel Santos and First Lady Maria Clemencia Rodriguez, visited Royal Navy frigate HMS Argyll alongside in Cartagena de Indias, …