• Prince Harry to follow in Princess Diana's footsteps with charity visit

    Prince Harry will follow in the footsteps of his late mother next week when he opens a new home for brain injury charity, Headway. Princess Diana was a royal patron of the association from 1991 until 1996, and now her son is set to highlight the charity's work in much the same way. Harry will visit Bradbury House in Nottingham for his royal engagement, during which he will be invited to take part in an interactive workshop to simulate the difficulties faced by people with brain injuries.   CLICK ON PHOTO TO ENLARGE The king-hearted Prince will also meet with some of

  • Prince Felipe and Princess Letizia confirm their attendance at the Dutch inauguration

    Prince Felipe and Princess Letizia of Spain have confirmed that they will attend the Dutch inauguration ceremony at the end of the month. Felipe, 45, and his wife Letizia, 40, will journey to the Dutch capital of Amsterdam to see Prince Willem-Alexander and Princess Maxima become King and Queen of the Netherlands on 30 April. Spain's royal heirs will witness Queen Beatrix's abdication ceremony in Amsterdam's Royal Palace along with dignitaries, members of parliament and members of her family. Following a short address by Queen Beatrix, 75, the Director of the Queen's Office will read aloud the instruction of abdication, which

  • Kate's school visit still going ahead despite fire

    The Manchester Primary school Kate Middleton is due to visit has been left devastated following an arson attack. The Willows Primary School in Wythenshawe, which is also the set of Channel 4 show Shameless, was horrified to see that arsonists had set fire to their £40,000 playground just hours after they announced Kate's visit. The Duchess of Cambridge, whose visit on 23 April will still go ahead, had been due to see the playground and climbing frame, known as 'The Fort', which was destroyed in the fire. Local residents and businesses, as well as staff at The Willows Primary School, are