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Breaking News: The Queen attends State Opening of Parliament with Prince Charles after Prince Philip is hospitalised

Breaking News: The Queen attends State Opening of Parliament with Prince Charles after Prince Philip is hospitalised

Queen Elizabeth II, Royality
Breaking News: The Queen attends State Opening of Parliament with Prince Charles after Prince Philip is hospitalised The Duke of Edinburgh, 96, is in hospital receiving treatment for an infection The Queen was joined by her eldest son Prince Charles as she attended a 'dressed down' State Opening of Parliament on Wednesday morning. Her husband Prince Philip was due to accompany her, but the Duke of Edinburgh, 96, was admitted to hospital the night before to receive treatment for an infection. Shortly after 11 o'clock, the Queen was seen leaving Buckingham Palace with her son Charles. In a break with tradition, Her Majesty opted for an elegant floral day dress and a matching hat, shunning the traditional Robe of State and the glittering Imperial State Crown. She and Charles also t...
Meet Prince Harry Baby Look Like As Many have predicted the couple will get engaged this year, and any marriage is certain to lead to children

Meet Prince Harry Baby Look Like As Many have predicted the couple will get engaged this year, and any marriage is certain to lead to children

Prince Harry, Royality
Meghan Markle and Prince Harry - is THIS what their baby could look like? Meghan Markle and Prince Harry have seen their relationship go from strength since they went public last year. Many have predicted the couple will get engaged this year, and any marriage is certain to lead to children. But what could their baby look like? Both Meghan, 35, and Prince Harry, 33, have strong features and interesting heritage which would produce a striking child. Using a computer generator, Express have guessed what their royal baby would potentially look like The computer generated baby does not on first glance look strongly like either parent, but on closer inspection, both of their feats are present. The baby has Prince Harry's close set eyes and low, thin eyebrows. It also ha...
The Spanish royal family has sent condolences to the family of Ignacio Echevarría, a victim of the London Bridge terror attack

The Spanish royal family has sent condolences to the family of Ignacio Echevarría, a victim of the London Bridge terror attack

Queen Elizabeth II, Royality
London Bridge terror attack: Spanish royal family sends condolences to Ignacio Echevarría's family The Spaniard leapt to the defence of a woman who was being attacked by the London Bridge terrorists The Spanish royal family has sent condolences to the family of Ignacio Echevarría, a victim of the London Bridge terror attack. Ignacio, from Madrid, was last seen on Saturday trying to help a woman as she was stabbed by the attackers at Borough Market. The 39-year-old attempted to defend the woman with his skateboard; he was on his way home from an evening of skateboarding with friends in a nearby park. Ignacio's family have since confirmed his death, although the Metropolitan Police have yet to release an official statement. A tweet was posted on the Spanish royal family's offi
The Duchess of Cornwall has spoken publicly for the first time about the anguish she suffered when her affair with Prince Charles was revealed

The Duchess of Cornwall has spoken publicly for the first time about the anguish she suffered when her affair with Prince Charles was revealed

Prince Charles, Royality
Camilla: I was prisoner in my own home after Prince Charles affair exposed The Duchess of Cornwall has spoken publicly for the first time about the anguish she suffered when her affair with Prince Charles was revealed. In a rare interview, she told the Mail on Sunday how she became a prisoner in her own home due to public animosity towards her. "It was horrid. It was a deeply unpleasant time and I wouldn’t want to put my worst enemy through it," she said. "But the children came and went as normal – they just got on with it – and so did great friends. Camilla says she passed the time reading and learning to paint. "I couldn’t really go anywhere," she said. As she approaches her 70th birthday in July, Camilla spoke about her relationship with the Prince of Wales and the
Latest Update: Theresa May has released a statement following the news about Prince Philip

Latest Update: Theresa May has released a statement following the news about Prince Philip

Queen Elizabeth II, Royality
Theresa May has released a statement following the news that Prince Philip will be standing down from his royal duties from autumn this year. Thanking the royal for his many years of service, she said: "On behalf of the whole country, I want to offer our deepest gratitude and good wishes to His Royal Highness the Duke of Edinburgh following today's announcement that he will stand down from public duties in the Autumn." She added: "From his steadfast support for Her Majesty the Queen to his inspirational Duke of Edinburgh Awards and his patronage of hundreds of charities and good causes, his contribution to our United Kingdom, the Commonwealth and the wider world will be of huge benefit to us all for years to come." Jeremy Corbyn also paid tribute, writing: "I would like to pay tribute t...
Princess Charlotte: New photo released ahead of 2nd birthday

Princess Charlotte: New photo released ahead of 2nd birthday

Princess Charlotte Elizabeth Diana, Royality
(CNN)A new photograph has been released to celebrate the birthday of the youngest member of the British Royal family, Princess Charlotte, who turns two on Tuesday. Kensington Palace shared the snap on their official Twitter account, posting: "The Duke and Duchess are delighted to share a new photograph of Princess Charlotte to mark her second birthday tomorrow." The rosy-cheeked tot is pictured in a yellow knitted cardigan with blue sheep detail and a matching blue bow in her hair. The photograph was taken in April by her mother Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge, at their home, Anmer Hall, in Norfolk and is similar to images released by the family marking her birthday last year as well on the birthday of her older brother, Prince George, 3. William and Kate have made multiple...
Congratulation to Prince William and Catherine Duchess of Cambridge

Congratulation to Prince William and Catherine Duchess of Cambridge

Catherine Duchess of Cambridge, Royality
Top ten facts about weddings TOMORROW will be the sixth anniversary of the wedding of Prince William and Catherine Middleton. So let’s have some facts for the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge to celebrate. 1. White wedding dresses were popularised by Queen Victoria. Before her marriage in 1840, brides generally just wore their best dress. 2. There were 247,372 marriages between opposite sex couples in the UK in 2014. 3. In 1940, there were 470,549 weddings in the UK, the highest figure ever. 4. In Ancient Greece, Hymen or Hymenaeus was God of Weddings. Hera was the Wedding Goddess. 5. The average age at marriage is 39.5 years for men and 36.9 years for women. For first marriages, it is 32 for men and 30 for women. 6. The largest wedding reception was in India in 1
A source said: “Meg had always wanted to go so Harry arranged a private visit.

A source said: “Meg had always wanted to go so Harry arranged a private visit.

Prince Harry, Royality
ROYALS' NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM Prince Harry treats girlfriend Meghan Markle to romantic after-hours tour of Natural History Museum Prince Harry is following his sister-in-law who is a patron of the museum and his niece and nephew who are frequent visitors. PRINCE Harry has treated his girlfriend Meghan Markle to a romantic after-hours museum tour. The couple slipped in to London’s Natural History Museum as it was closing on Sunday. A source said: “Meg had always wanted to go so Harry arranged a private visit. “It’s quite romantic after dark as all the exhibits, including the dinosaurs, are all still lit up. “And of course, they had it to themselves.” The museum is popular with royals. Harry’s sister-in-law Kate is its patron and often takes along kids George, three, and Charlotte, 23
Kate showed her support for the Welsh team, choosing to don a bright red Carolina Herrera coat

Kate showed her support for the Welsh team, choosing to don a bright red Carolina Herrera coat

Catherine Duchess of Cambridge, Royality
Prince William and Kate showed their love of sports as they attended the Wales vs France Six Nations rugby match on Saturday. The royals, who are nearing the end of their fleeting 24-hour visit to Paris, were guests of honour at the match in the Stade de France. The outing marked William’s first engagement as Patron of the Welsh Rugby Union since Her Majesty The Queen stepped down as its patron in December 2016. His wife Kate showed her support for the Welsh team, choosing to don a bright red Carolina Herrera coat, which she has previously worn during her royal tour of Canada last year. The Duchess beat the chill in a black turtleneck jumper and black gloves, and looked to be thoroughly enjoying the match as she chatted to her fellow spectators and cheered Wales on.   Earlier i