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Victoria Beckham Gets Royal Recognition From Prince William

Victoria Beckham Gets Royal Recognition From Prince William

Prince William, Royality
The fashion designer has received her OBE. It was a posh day at the palace for former Spice Girl Victoria Beckham. The pop singer-turned-fashion designer was made an Officer of the Order of the British Empire on Wednesday. Prince William presented the award at Buckingham Palace. "I'm proud to be British," she said in a statement. She was accompanied by her parents and her husband, retired soccer star David Beckham, who received his OBE in 2003. The couple's four children did not attend. The 43-year-old Beckham has made a success of her fashion line despite initial skepticism about her ability to cross over from singing to design. She recently released her Target collaboration, which reportedly sold out within hours. "I really wanted to celebrate femininity and ...
How much do you really know about the British royal family? Take a look at our ultimate fact file, to find out everything you’ve ever wanted to know

How much do you really know about the British royal family? Take a look at our ultimate fact file, to find out everything you’ve ever wanted to know

Catherine Duchess of Cambridge
The British royal family are undoubtedly one of the most famous in the World. Officially, 'the royal family' is comprised of the ruling monarch and all of their close relations - including the consort (husband or wife), their children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. The British royal family have belonged to the House of Windsor since 1917, and Queen Elizabeth II has ruled as Head of State since 1953, amassing a huge 65 years. Prince Charles is the heir apparent, and will eventually succeed the Queen. Prince William is second in line, whilst his son Prince George is third. We see them on television and read about them in the media. But how much do you really know about the British royal family? Take a look at our ultimate fact file, to find out everything you've ever wanted to...