A brief glimpse into the past

#RoyalFlashback | The Queen watches Prince Phillip play in the Lord Porchester's XI vs Duke of Edinburgh's XI Cricket Match at Highclere Park in Hampshire #OnThisDay in 1958:



#RoyalFlashback | The Duke of Edinburgh rows & water skis during the Mediterranean Fleet's Summer Cruise in the Sea of Marmara in Turkey #OnThisDay 70 years ago, in his last few days as the Commander of HMS Magpie before becoming a full-time working Royal:



#RoyalFlashback | The Duke of Edinburgh on the Mediterranean Fleet's Summer Cruise #OnThisDay 70 years ago:



#RoyalFlashback | The Lord Porchester's XI vs Duke of Edinburgh's XI Cricket Match at Highclere Park in Hampshire #OnThisDay in 1958, near the Earl of Carnarvon’s Family Seat at Highclere Castle (aka #DowntonAbbey):



#RoyalFlashback | The Duke of Edinburgh rows and water skis during the Mediterranean Fleet's Summer Cruise in the Sea of Marmara in Turkey #OnThisDay 70 years ago:



#RoyalFlashback | Learn about the Duke of Edinburgh rowing and water skiing in the Sea of Marmara in Turkey #OnThisDay 70 years ago, in his last few days as the Commander of HMS Magpie before becoming a full-time working Royal:



#RoyalFlashback | The Duke of Edinburgh rows and water skis during the Mediterranean Fleet's Summer Cruise in the Sea of Marmara in Turkey #OnThisDay 70 years ago, in his last few days as the Commander of HMS Magpie:



#RoyalFlashback | The Queen watches Prince Phillip play in the Lord Porchester's XI vs Duke of Edinburgh's XI Cricket Match at Highclere Park in Hampshire #OnThisDay in 1958, near the Carnarvon Family Seat of Highclere Castle:



Team, Place & City Details

Edinburgh Eagles

Edinburgh Eagles are a rugby league team based in Edinburgh, Scotland. The club plays in the Scottish National League and North East Rugby League.

Edinburgh Beagles

The Edinburgh Beagles was a British ice hockey team that played in the Northern Conference of Division 2 in the British Universities Ice Hockey Association. They played their home games at Murrayfield Ice Rink in Edinburgh, Scotland and are associated with the Edinburgh Eagles .

Edinburgh Academical Football Club
Edinburgh Academical Football Club

The Edinburgh Academical Football Club, also known as Edinburgh Accies, is a rugby union club in Edinburgh, Scotland. At present it plays in Scottish National League Division One league, the second tier of Scottish club rugby.

Edinburgh Academical Cricket Club

Edinburgh Academical Cricket Club, generally known as Edinburgh Accies, is a cricket club founded in 1855 and based in Edinburgh, Scotland. The club is the oldest Old Boys cricket club in Scotland.

Edinburgh Rugby

Edinburgh Rugby is one of the two professional rugby union teams from Scotland. The club competes in the Pro14, along with Glasgow Warriors, its oldest rival.

City of Edinburgh B.C.

City of Edinburgh B.C. is a Scottish basketball club based in the Portobello area of Edinburgh, Scotland. The Kings and Kool Kats (Women) both compete in their respective Division 1s of the Scottish Basketball Championship, the national basketball league of Scotland.

Edinburgh University Hockey Club

Edinburgh University Men's Hockey Club currently comprises seven men's teams, which makes it the largest Men's University field hockey club in the United Kingdom. Each team plays in regional Saturday or Sunday league matches across eastern districts of Scotland and the top teams play in the national leagues.

Edinburgh City F.C.

Edinburgh City Football Club is a semi-professional senior Scottish football club which plays in Scottish League Two, the fourth tier of the Scottish Professional Football League. The club play at Ainslie Park in Edinburgh, while redevelopment work takes place at Meadowbank Stadium.

Edinburgh City F.C. (1928)

Edinburgh City Football Club was an amateur Scottish football club, which played in the Scottish Football League in the 1930s and 1940s, but went out of business in the 1950s. A new club adopted the Edinburgh City name in 1986.

Braehead Arena
Braehead Arena

The Braehead Arena is a multi-purpose arena in Renfrewshire, Scotland. The arena was built in 1999, and is located within the Braehead Complex.

Paisley Pirates

The Paisley Pirates were founded in 1946 and are one of the oldest ice hockey clubs in Scotland and the UK . The Pirates were the epitome of the game in Scotland during the 1950s.

Glasgow Clan

Glasgow Clan is a Scottish professional ice hockey team. It was formed in 2010 as the UK Elite Ice Hockey League expanded into the West of Scotland market, and are based at the Braehead Arena in Renfrewshire.

British Universities Ice Hockey Association

The British Universities Ice Hockey Association was founded in spring term 2003 by a group of hockey players from the universities of Oxford, London, Nottingham and Newcastle.