Meghan Markle has said that she thinks the Queen is "incredible", and the feeling seems to be mutual! The pair, along with Prince Harry, are said to have had an "intimate lunch" on Mother's Day on Sunday. It is believed that the 91-year-old monarch has been spending extra time with the former actress to help her adjust to life in the royal family ahead of her wedding to Harry in May, with America's ABC News first to report the lunch date. American-born Meghan will be celebrating Mother's Day with her own mum, Doria Ragland, on 13 May – when
Prince George will one day be king, but at just four-years-old he has a very different career path in mind. While attending a reception at Kensington Palace honouring Scotland Yard this week, proud dad Prince William revealed that his son has a fascination with the police force. During the event, Police Commissioner Jayne Richardson told William that more officers were needed in the area, joking: "We are recruiting, actually, so if George and Charlotte are keen?" The father-of-two – who is set to welcome his third child with wife Kate in April – replied: "[George] is obsessed, actually, by
Princess Charlene shares family photos from Prince Albert's 60th birthday – and their twins are the cutest!
Princess Charlene of Monaco has given fans a glimpse into her husband Prince Albert's 60th birthday celebrations, showing that family really does come first. Albert opted for a low-key party at home, surrounded by his favourite people – his wife Charlene and their adorable twins, Prince Jacques and Princess Gabriella. The three-year-old siblings were pictured helping their dad blow out his birthday cake candles, and were clearly mesmerised by the glowing sparkler. Charlene captioned the sweet photos: "Happy birthday Daddy." Former Olympic swimmer Charlene and her husband Albert welcomed their twins in December 2015. The youngsters often make official appearances
Princess Eugenie has confirmed that planning for her wedding is underway! The 27-year-old royal took to her new Instagram account on Thursday to share a throwback childhood photo showing her and big sister Princess Beatrice as bridesmaids, telling followers that she has now started making arrangements for her own nuptials in October. She wrote: "90s throwback… wedding planning starts!!" Eugenie is set to tie the knot with her fiancé Jack Brooksbank on 12 October at St George's Chapel, Windsor – the same venue chosen by Prince Harry and Meghan Markle for their May wedding. And fans were delighted to
The Queen has officially given her consent to the marriage of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle during a privy council meeting at Buckingham Palace. Buckingham Palace released the notes from Wednesday's meeting, in which the Queen called Harry her "most dearly beloved grandson" as she consented to his upcoming wedding. The declaration read: "I declare My Consent to a Contract of Matrimony between My Most Dearly Beloved Grandson Prince Henry Charles Albert David of Wales and Rachel Meghan Markle, which Consent I am causing to be signified under the Great Seal and to be entered in the Books of
The Queen officially gave her consent for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle to wed during a Privy Council meeting on Thursday with a declaration which read: "I declare My Consent to a Contract of Matrimony between My Most Dearly Beloved Grandson Prince Henry Charles Albert David of Wales and Rachel Meghan Markle, which Consent I am causing to be signified under the Great Seal and to be entered in the Books of the Privy Council." Since the announcement, it has been reported that the Queen may have subtly undermined Meghan by simply using her name, when it was reported
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle paid a secret visit to Colchester a few weeks ago, the royal has just revealed. The couple had a private meeting with war veterans at Colchester Garrison, with Harry admitting that some of the stories "shocked us to our core". The Prince, who was a helicopter gunner in Afghanistan, has continued to support the army since leaving the forces in 2015, and during their private visit, he showed Meghan an issue close to his heart. Harry made the revelation during the Veterans Mental Health Conference at Kings College London on Thursday, when he gave a
He's a Monaco royal and Princess Grace's grandson; she's an Italian aristocrat with some seriously cool fashion connections. So it's no wonder that when making their wedding plans, Pierre Casiraghi and Beatrice Borromeo have planned two dream ceremonies: civil nuptials at Prince Albert's palace in Monaco on July 25, and August 1 religious vows to be held on one of the Borromeo family's spectacular islands in Italy. CLICK ON PHOTOS FOR FULL GALLERY Monaco's Princely Palace was also the setting for Prince Albert's wedding to Charlene Wittstock in 2011 Photo: Getty Images Despite opting for more "low-key" nuptials in royal terms, the
In honor of King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima's 14th wedding anniversary, here is a loopback at the couple's royal
King Felipe VI of Spain married former news anchor Letizia Ortiz on May 22, 2004. Take a look back at their romantic wedding held at Madrid's Almudena Cathedral.
Princess Caroline of Monaco’s stepson Prince Ernst-August Jr. and his fiancé Ekaterina Malysheva married on Saturday, July 8 in Hanover, Germany. Though the groom’s father and Caroline's ex-husband Prince Ernst August, did not attend due to a financial dispute, the German royals wed before 600 guests in the Market Church, as well as thousands of members of the public, who gathered outside.CLICK FOR FULL GALLERY Photo: Getty Images The ceremony was a fanfare, complete with a stunning silk-lined carriage, various celebrations, traditional costumes and various royal attendees. The Prince's 31-year-old bride Ekaterina, a London-based fashion designer, was picture-perfect in a custom
Take a look back at Princess Anne's son Peter Phillips' 2008 nuptials as he married Canada-born Autumn Kelly at St George's Church, from the bride's Sassi Holford wedding gown to the royal wedding guests.
A gallery of vintage royal wedding photos, with long-lasting royal couples then and now: Queen Elizabeth and Prince Phillip
A gorgeous new portrait has been released in honor of Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip's 70th wedding anniversary on Monday, November 20. The photo, which is the first in a collection of pictures that were taken at the start of this month, show the 91-year-old monarch and the Duke of Edinburgh, 96, posing in the White Drawing Room at Windsor Castle. Her Majesty looks lovely in a cream day dress by Angela Kelly, which she also wore at the Diamond Wedding Anniversary Service of Thanksgiving. She accessorized the classy look with a Scarab brooch pinned to her chest. The
A photo gallery of moments from the November 20, 1947 wedding of then Princess Elizabeth and Prince Philip of Greece and Denmark, who would become the Duke of
When Prince William's bride Kate Middleton arrived for their 2011 royal wedding at Westminster Abbey wearing a gorgeous bespoke dress by Sarah Burton for Alexander McQueen, it became one of the most memorable moments in royal fashion history. And as Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall visited the Royal School of Needlework (RSN) on Wednesday, embroiderer Amanda Ewing, part of the team who made the gown, opened up about the level of secrecy surrounding its creation. PHOTO GALLERY: WILLIAM AND KATE'S ROYAL WEDDING One of the dress makers behind the Sarah Burton for Alexander McQueen wedding gown has opened up about the
Sorry ladies, Prince Harry is officially off the market! The 32-year-old Prince has announced his engagement to American actress Meghan Markle, who is best known for starring in legal drama Suits. The couple started secretly dating last summer and now Harry and Meghan, 36, are ready to take the leap. A statement was released from Clarence House read: "His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales is delighted to announce the engagement of Prince Harry to Ms. Meghan Markle. The wedding will take place in Spring 2018. Further details about the wedding day will be announced in due course.
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle couldn't hide their delight as they posed for the engagement photos on Monday afternoon. Just a few short hours after their betrothal was announced, the couple appeared in front of waiting press in the Sunken Gardens at Kensington Palace. Dressed in white LINE coat, 36-year-old Meghan beamed as she stood hand-in-hand with Harry, her new engagement ring on display as they spoke to reporters. The gorgeous ring Prince Harry gave her is a trilogy ring featuring a large central diamond flanked on either side by two smaller jewels set on a
One day after Prince Harry announced his engagement to Suits star Meghan Markle, his sister-in-law Kate Middleton made her first appearance since the happy news was revealed to the world. Visiting the Foundling Museum in London on Tuesday morning, the Duchess of Cambridge, who, along with husband Prince William had released a written statement congratulating the couple on Monday, spoke publicly about Harry's plans to marry for the first time. "William and I are absolutely thrilled," she said. "It's such exciting news. It's a really happy time for any couple and we wish them all the best and
Prince Harry and his fiancée Meghan Markle will marry at St George's Chapel at Windsor Castle in May, it has been confirmed. At a briefing held at Kensington Palace on Tuesday afternoon – just one day after the couple's engagement was announced – a spokesperson described Windsor Castle as "a very special place" for Harry and Meghan, adding that the couple want the public to feel part of the wedding and so their nuptials are likely to be televised. The royal family will pay for the wedding, including the church service, the music, the flowers and the reception, the
Meghan Markle better keep the kitchen stocked now that she’s set to marry Prince Harry! Prince William joked on Wednesday, November 29, during his royal visit to Finland that his younger brother will hopefully stop taking food from his fridge now that he’s engaged to be married. “For me personally, I hope it means he stays out of my fridge and will stop him from scrounging my food, which he's done for the last few years,” the Duke of Cambridge quipped to reporters while visiting one of Helsinki's ice rinks to see the work of Icehearts — a child
Currently the world's most talked-about couple, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle arrived in Nottingham on Friday, December 1, for their first official joint visit. The Prince and the former Suits actress were met by huge crowds, including royal watchers and press, who came to the city to catch a glimpse of the happy couple. The 33-year-old royal and Meghan, 36, who announced their engagement earlier this week, smiled and waved to cheering members of the public as they exited their car, taking the time to shake hands and speak to a few lucky locals, before heading to the National
Now king, but then the heir to the Belgian throne, Crown Prince Philippe found his perfect match in aristocrat Mathilde d'Udekem d'Acoz, and the couple's royal wedding was held on December 4,
The look of love! Prince Harry and Meghan Markle celebrated their recent engagement by sharing three stunning photos of themselves on Thursday, December 21. The official portraits were taken earlier this week at Frogmore House, Windsor by famed photographer and Polish Prince Alexi Lubomirski. The pair, who announced their engagement on November 27, look blissfully happy in the new photos that were shot a stone's throw away from the site of their future royal wedding. “A huge thank you to His Royal Highness Prince Harry and Ms Markle, for allowing me to take their official engagement portraits,” photographer Alex said
It is shaping up to be a wonderful 2018 for the British royals – with Kate Middleton and Zara Tindall expecting babies, and Prince Harry set to wed Meghan Markle, it has now been announced that Prince Andrew and Sarah, Duchess of York's younger daughter Princess Eugenie will marry her longtime boyfriend Jack Brooksbank this fall. Buckingham Palace confirmed: "The Duke and Duchess of York are delighted to announce the engagement of Princess Eugenie to Mr Jack Brooksbank. er Royal Highness and Mr Jack Brooksbank became engaged in Nicaragua earlier this month. The wedding will take place in
Five years after Prince Charles married Princess Diana, Sarah, the Duke and Duchess of York married at Westminster Abbey on July 23, 1986. See all the highlights in a photo gallery of Sarah Ferguson and Prince Andrew's royal
St George's Chapel: See the royal nuptials and christenings that have been held at Harry and Meghan's wedding venue
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding venue, also the place where Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbanks will marry, has been the scene of royal christenings and weddings for years. Check out our photo gallery of the royal events held at St George's
Princess Mako of Japan, who earlier this week announced that she was postponing her 2018 wedding until at least 2020 because of "immaturity", reappeared for the first time at a public engagement since the bombshell announcement. Emperor Akihito’s 26-year-old granddaughter, who will need to give up her royal status once she marries commoner Kei Komuro, looked happy and demure in a powder pink skirt suit and pearls at as she attended a a calligraphy exhibition in Tokyo on Friday. The Princess's nuptials were set to be one of three royal weddings planned for this year, along with Prince