Prince Charles “Overjoyed” at Arrival of First Grandchild

Following the announcement of the birth of William and Kate’s first child, this evening, The Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall issued a statement telling of their delight at the birth of their first grandchild. The Prince of Wales said: “Both my wife and I are overjoyed at the arrival of my first grandchild.  … Read more Prince Charles “Overjoyed” at Arrival of First Grandchild

Duchess of Cambridge Has Baby Boy

Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cambridge has been delivered of a baby boy, Kensington Palace announced in a press statement released at 20:56 British Summer Time on Monday 22 July 2013. The baby weighs 8lbs 6oz. Medical staff present were Mr Marcus Setchell, Surgeon-Gynaecologist, Mr Guy Thorpe-Beeston, Obstetrician and Dr Sunit Godambe, Consultant Neonatologist … Read more Duchess of Cambridge Has Baby Boy

HRH Duchess of Cambridge Admitted to Hospital “In Early Stages of Labour”

Her Royal Highness the Duchess of Cambridge has been admitted to hospital “in the early stages of labour” according to a statement from Kensington Palace. Kate was admitted to St. Mary’s Hospital, Paddington, London on Monday morning. The Duchess travelled by car from Kensington Palace to the Lindo Wing at St Mary’s Hospital with The … Read more HRH Duchess of Cambridge Admitted to Hospital “In Early Stages of Labour”

Royal Wedding 2011: The Cake and the Canapés

The reception for the wedding of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge included a selection of canapés, sourced from around Britain: Cornish Crab Salad on Lemon Blini Pressed Duck Terrine with Fruit Chutney Roulade of Goats Cheese with Caramelised Walnuts Assortment of Palmiers and Cheese Straws Scottish Smoked Salmon Rose on Beetroot Blini Miniature Watercress … Read more Royal Wedding 2011: The Cake and the Canapés

Royal Wedding 2011: Pol Roger NV Brut Réserve Champagne Served at Reception

Pol Roger NV Brut Réserve Champagne was the tipple of choice for the wedding reception of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge at Buckingham Palace on 29th April 2011. Patrice Noyelle, Président du Directoire, commented on the honour: “It has been quite difficult to maintain secrecy since we were first advised by the Royal Household … Read more Royal Wedding 2011: Pol Roger NV Brut Réserve Champagne Served at Reception

Royal Wedding 2011: William Goes Straight Back to Work

Prince William will return to work as a search and rescue pilot next week following his wedding to Kate Middleton, now the Duchess of Cambridge. The couple have decided to postpone their honeymoon and will instead rest for the weekend at an undisclosed location in the UK, though the Palace have confirmed that they will … Read more Royal Wedding 2011: William Goes Straight Back to Work

Prince William and Kate Middleton Wed in Westminster Abbey

The royal wedding has taken place with Prince William and Kate Middleton now officially man and wife. Following a religious ceremony presided over by the Archbishop of Canterbury and the Bishop of London, the couple paraded through the streets of London for a reception at Buckingham Palace. Prince William and his wife, now known as … Read more Prince William and Kate Middleton Wed in Westminster Abbey

Royal Wedding 2011: Captain of Queen Mary 2 to Toast the Royal Couple

The captain of the famous cruise ship Queen Mary 2, Paul Wright, will toast Prince William and Kate Middleton as part of celebrations aboard the Eastbound transatlantic crossing from New York to Southampton on 29th April 2011. Operator Cunard announced that all of their ships will host celebrations on the occasion of the Royal Wedding; … Read more Royal Wedding 2011: Captain of Queen Mary 2 to Toast the Royal Couple

Royal Wedding to be Broadcast from New York’s Times Square

Prince William’s marriage to Kate Middleton in Westminster Abbey, London, will be broadcast live in Times Square, New York on a SpectacolorHD board provided by Clear Channel Outdoor. Clear Channel Outdoor and Discovery Communications, Inc.’s TLC network will broadcast four hours of programming and host a performance from Colbie Caillat at 47th Street and Broadway, across … Read more Royal Wedding to be Broadcast from New York’s Times Square

Tech: The Royal Wedding 2011 Tracker App

Follow Kate and Wills around the UK capital on the day of their wedding which will alter the line of succession to the British and Commonwealth throne as well as pull in around 2 billion viewers worldwide. Created by The Appstillery, the app is available for iPhone, iPod and iPad. Here’s what the company have to … Read more Tech: The Royal Wedding 2011 Tracker App

Fashion: Set of Rings Released to Celebrate UK Royal Wedding

Solange Azagury-Partridge has released a new “Aristocrats” jewellery collection to celebrate the marriage of the UK’s Prince William to Kate Middleton. The five rings are named; Empress, Princess, Duchess, Countess and Marquise and are are made of 18ct guilloche, enamelled gold and diamonds. The London jeweller started with a boutique in London’s Notting Hill in … Read more Fashion: Set of Rings Released to Celebrate UK Royal Wedding

83% of Britons Will Not be Buying Royal Wedding Memorabilia

83% of British citizens will not buy Royal Wedding memorabilia this year to commemorate the marriage of Prince William to Kate Middleton. Research conducted by InvisibleHand, the free online shopping tool, suggests that 22% of the Queen Elizabeth II’s subjects consider Royal Wedding merchandise a “waste of money”. Over one in ten (13%) say that … Read more 83% of Britons Will Not be Buying Royal Wedding Memorabilia

Royal Wedding 2011: Commemorative 20 Cent Coin to Circulate in Australia

A special edition 20 cent coin will enter into Australian circulation following the wedding of Prince William to Kate Middleton. Vladimir Gottwald designed the coin for the Royal Australian Mint. Assistant Treasurer Bill Shorten said of the release: “There are many royal collectibles out there but this circulating coin creates the excitement of checking your … Read more Royal Wedding 2011: Commemorative 20 Cent Coin to Circulate in Australia

“Kate And William: Inside The Royal Wedding” on Blighty, 6th April 2011

“Kate And William: Inside The Royal Wedding” is a documentary looking at the romance between Kate Middleton and Prince William as well as the likely course of events on 29th April 2011 when they marry at Westminster Abbey in London. Ingrid Seward, the editor of Majesty magazine, Claudia Joseph, Kate Middleton’s biographer and a host … Read more “Kate And William: Inside The Royal Wedding” on Blighty, 6th April 2011