Unusual Royal Warrant Holders

August 28, 2014

According to the Londonist:

Have you ever wondered who’s responsible for the Queen’s internet connection, or whom she might call if Buckingham Palace were suddenly overrun with rats?

It’s a tough job, but somebody needs to make sure Her Majesty has 24/7 access to the internet. BT stepped up to the mark in 2007, and…is the official Supplier of Communications, Broadband and Networked Services to HM The Queen.

From rodents to insects, birds and squirrels, Shield Pest Control has been keeping the royal residences pest-free since 2008. The company is based, almost somewhat appropriately, in Catford.

To read the entire article in the Londonist, please click here.

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