• Camilla admits to nerves over her 'rusty' French as she embarks on first solo visit abroad

    Passengers on the 10.25 Eurostar from St Pancras to Paris might not have noticed the elegant blonde making her way to her business class seat on Monday morning; in her usual understated fashion, Camilla the Duchess of Cornwall thus embarked on her first solo engagement abroad. As she arrived to catch her train, Prince Charles' wife confessed to some nerves ahead of her two-day visit. "Yes, it's my first solo and could be my last," she told members of the press with a smile. "I'm dreading making my speech in French, I haven't spoken it since I was 16."   CLICK

  • Uncle Gary confirms that Kate will spend first six weeks at parents' home with baby

    Kate Middleton will spend her first six weeks of motherhood at her parents' house, her uncle Gary Goldsmith has confirmed. "The fact that they're taking the baby to Carole's for the first six weeks is genius," said the Duchess of Cambridge's uncle Gary in an interview with the Telegraph. Gary, Carole Middleton's younger brother, spoke proudly of his big sister. "Carole's a brilliant mum – she is 10 years older than me and practised on me – and I think it's the right thing to do. It will take the pressure off Kate."   CLICK ON PHOTO FOR GALLERY The 47-year-old business man