• William and Kate made Honorary Members of Marylebone Cricket Club

    Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge, née Kate Middleton, have been elected Honorary Life Members of Marylebone Cricket Club, of which the Queen is patron. Following in the footsteps of the Duke of Edinburgh and Prince Charles, who are also Honorary Life Members, the royal couple's appointment was announced by MCC's president David Morgan at the Members' Bicentenary Banquet on 8 October. William and Kate playing cricket in Christchurch, New Zealand "We are delighted that Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have accepted our invitation to become Honorary Life Members of MCC," said David. "It was an

  • Sophie Wessex's shock reaction as she misses archery target

    The Countess of Wessex showed that archery was not quite her forte as she missed more than one target on a visit to Stoke Mandeville Stadium on Wednesday. Clasping her hand to her mouth and stifling a giggle, Sophie made no attempt to hide her shock and amusement as she unsuccessfully tried her hand at the sport. The royal was touring the facility better known as the UK's national centre for disability sport, which credits itself as the "birthplace of the Paralympic Games".   CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR GALLERY Sophie Wessex was said to have missed all but one targets Taking her aim

  • Pregnant Princess Charlene wows in white at Grace Kelly ball

    Princess Charlene was a vision in white as she attended a lavish ball – just days after it was announced that she is expecting twins. Holding hands with her husband Prince Albert, the pregnant royal, 36, looked every inch the pretty princess. Charlene drew attention to her blossoming baby bump with an empire-style flowing white gown that sashayed to the sides as she walked the white carpet.   CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR GALLERY Prince Albert and Princess Charlene are expecting twins at the end of the year  The former Olympian swimmer, who recently told HELLO! that she was feeling "absolutely great", swept