• Prince William attends St Patrick's Day solo without wife Kate

    On Thursday Prince William travelled to Hounslow to carry out a solo engagement – the presenting of St Patrick's Day shamrocks to the Irish Guards. For the past four years William has been accompanied by his wife Kate to the event, and the Duchess of Cambridge has traditionally fulfilled the duty. This year however, William arrived alone. In his role as Colonel of the 1st Battalion Irish Guards, the Duke presented sprigs to 450 officers and guardsmen, who marched onto the parade square at their new base Cavalry Barracks. Resplendent in his military uniform, the future King was pictured smiling and

  • President Barack Obama to dine with the Queen shortly after her 90th birthday

    President Barack Obama will visit the UK next month and meet with Her Majesty the Queen. The politician will be treated to a private luncheon at Windsor Castle, although an exact date has yet to be confirmed. It is thought that Mr Obama will meet the Queen just a day or two after her 90th birthday, which falls on 21 April. A White House spokesman said: "The visit will allow the president to offer his gratitude to the British government and people for their stalwart partnership with his administration and the American people throughout his presidency." CLICK TO VIEW GALLERY Barack Obama will

  • The Queen and Prince Philip open new lion enclosure at London Zoo

    The Queen was joined by Prince Philip to visit ZSL London Zoo on Thursday morning. The royal couple opened the new Land of the Lions enclosure, which will initially house four endangered Asiatic lions. Gallery: The Queen's most memorable encounters with wildlife Wearing a pale blue coat and matching hat, the monarch appeared in good spirits as she was taken on a tour of the zoo by a group of staff with her husband by her side. The Queen and Duke of Edinburgh were among the first people to get a glimpse at the lions in their new enclosure, which has

  • The Queen's most memorable encounters with wildlife

    As the Queen opens The Land of the Lions exhibit at ZSL London Zoo, we take a look back at some of her other memorable encounters with

  • Prince Harry discusses how his army career inspired the Invictus Games

    Prince Harry has said he wants to "celebrate" war veterans as he prepares to stage the second Invictus Games event in Orlando in May. The 31-year-old has explained what prompted him to launch the tournament for wounded, injured and sick servicemen and women in an in-depth interview with Good Morning America. Speaking to host Robin Roberts, Prince Harry explained that he felt compelled to support veterans following his own experiences in the army, which saw him carry out two tours of Afghanistan and rise to the rank of Apache helicopter commander before announcing his decision to leave in 2015. CLICK TO

  • Prince William attends St. Patrick's Day parade alone without Kate Middleton

    Prince William was without his wife Kate Middleton on Thursday as he travelled to the London borough of Hounslow to take part in the traditional presenting of the St. Patrick's Day shamrocks to the Irish Guards. For the past four years the Duchess of Cambridge has carried out the role. As the Duke of Cambridge, Prince William has the role of Colonel of the 1st Battalion Irish Guards. As such, he presented sprigs to 450 officers and guardsmen, who marched onto the parade square at their new base Cavalry Barracks. Impressive in his military uniform, the future King was pictured smiling

  • Queen Letizia of Spain takes her sophisticated style to Puerto Rico

    Queen Letizia of Spain knows how to pull off a pant suit. The royal looked fierce when she stepped out in a Hugo Boss 'Kamalia' fitted blazer and structured trousers for a royal engagement during a tour in Puerto Rico.The 43-year-old teamed her off-white suit with matching peep toe high heels and clutch mag. She added a touch of color to the look by wearing a crosshatch houndstooth Carolina Herrera patterned blouse underneath.CLICK HERE FOR FULL PHOTO GALLERYQueen Letizia looked chic in off-white suit in Puerto Rico Photo: GtresBefore attending a Congress in the afternoon, Letizia and her husband King Felipe were invited to visit La

  • Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip open lion enclosure at London Zoo

    Royal couple Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip were on site at the ZSL London Zoo on Thursday morning. The royal visitors helped commemorate the opening of the new Land of the Lions enclosure, which will initially house four endangered Asiatic lions.Wearing a pale blue coat and matching hat, the monarch appeared in good spirits as she was taken on a tour of the zoo by a group of staff with her husband by her side. The Queen and Duke of Edinburgh were among the first people to get a glimpse at the lions in their new enclosure, which has