• Prince George full of excitement at his first Trooping the Colour

    Prince George was excited and delighted in equal measures to be taking part in this year's Trooping the Colour, which celebrates his great-grandmother the Queen's 89th birthday. The adorable tot was seen enjoying the stunning display of military tradition, pomp and pageantry from a window of Buckingham Palace, accompanied by his nanny Maria Teresa Turrion Borrallo. The little Prince enthusiastically looked on to see his mother The Duchess of Cambridge, née Kate Middleton, riding in a carriage with the Duchess of Cornwall and his father Prince William riding a horse alongside Princess Anne and Prince Charles. CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL

  • Gorgeous George looks the double of Uncle Harry at Trooping the Colour

    When royal watchers saw photographs of Prince George taking in the stunning display of his first ever Trooping the Colour from one of the windows of Buckingham Palace, many would have been reminded of the adorable tot's Uncle, Prince Harry, when he attended the ceremony as a toddler. A playful George can be seen standing against the window while sticking out his tongue excitedly on Saturday 13 June, at the official celebrations of the Queen's 89th birthday. Snaps of Prince Harry back on 11 June 1988, meanwhile, show the cute royal at three years out similarly sticking his tongue out, as

  • Pregnant Princess Madeleine leads the royal guests at Prince Carl Philip and Sofia Hellqvist's wedding

    The Swedish royal family were out in force on Saturday to see Prince Carl Philip tie the knot with Sofia Hellqvist. The groom's proud parents King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia beamed with pride as they stepped out in the Stockholm sunshine to see their only son say "I do" in the royal chapel. CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY Princess Madeleine, Chris O'Neill and Princess Leonore arrived, closely following by Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel Crown Princess Victoria arrived with her husband Prince Daniel while their three-year-old daughter Princess Estelle was busy elsewhere preparing for her special role as

  • Benedict Cumberbatch and Sophie Hunter welcome baby boy

    Benedict Cumberbatch and his wife Sophie Hunter have taken on the role of a lifetime as the proud parents of a baby boy. Representatives for the actor, who was named a CBE on the Queen's birthday honours list on Friday, confirmed the news on Saturday 13 June. "Benedict Cumberbatch and Sophie Hunter are delighted to announce the arrival of their beautiful son," read a statement from the couple. Theatre director Sophie gave birth to a son Just before the special arrival the duo reportedly bought a country house near where their wedding took place on Valentine's Day on the Isle of

  • Kate Middleton returns to the spotlight for Queen Elizabeth's birthday

    Kate Middleton has made her first public appearance since the birth of her and Prince William's daughter Princess Charlotte at the majestic Trooping of the Colour in London, a military parade celebrating Queen Elizabeth's birthday. The Duchess of Cambridge was elegant in a powder blue and white patterned outfit by designer Catherine Walker. Her son Prince George was excited to be taking part in this year's festivities, too. The adorable tot was seen enjoying the stunning display of military tradition, pomp and pageantry from a window of Buckingham Palace, accompanied by his nanny Maria Teresa Turrion Borrallo. The little Prince enthusiastically

  • Princess Sofia of Sweden's stunning wedding gown: all the details

    As Sofia Hellqvist arrived at Stockholm's royal chapel for her wedding to Prince Carl Philip of Sweden on Saturday, all eyes were on the brunette beauty – and her gorgeous silk crepe and organza wedding gown. Royal watchers and fashion fans alike were thrilled to see the simple fairytale dress the 30-year-old bride had chosen for the day she offically became Princess Sofia of Sweden, Duchess of Värmland. CLICK PHOTO BELOW FOR MORE PHOTOS OF HER DRESS Sofia chose Swedish designer Ida Sjöstedt for her gown Photo: SVT The gown, which was created in three tones of white by Swedish designer