Knights & The Traditions Of Chivalry

The fairytales so beloved by children all around the world often have a heroic male character whose bravery and honour triumph over the perilous dangers to valiantly win the fair maiden and save the day.  In many traditions, this fabled hero is a variation of a...

Can Americans Be Knighted

When America, as we know it today, was originally colonised around the 17th century, it inherited many of the cultural systems of the countries that founded the early colonies. As Britain was one of the countries that staked a considerable claim on what would become...

How To Become A Knight Today

Every New Year, British society and the world’s media wait with excitement for the announcement of the New Years honours list – the latest appointments of modern-day Knights and their female equivalents, Dames.  These Knighthoods and Damehoods are...