• The Queen opens up about Christmas with her great-grandchildren

    Christmas at the palace is steeped in tradition, and there's one custom that the youngest members of the royal family absolutely love – decorating the tree! The Queen has given viewers an insight into how she spends her Christmas in a new documentary entitled The Queen's Green Planet, which also stars Sir David Attenborough. The 91-year-old monarch revealed that her great-grandchildren help decorate the Christmas tree, but they tend to have the habit of knocking off the decorations. Speaking to Mr Neil Turner, a senior castle attendant, the Queen commented on her Christmas tree, saying: "It's an interesting fat one

  • The Queen reveals the one present she always gets

    When it comes to buying a gift the Queen, what does one get? Well, it seems that many people have the same thought process when deciding on what to buy the 91-year-old monarch. Giving a rare insight into her personal life, Her Majesty spoke about the present she always gets given in a new ITV documentary titled The Queen's Green Planet, also starring Sir David Attenborough. Quite aptly, it was revealed to be plants as the pair walked through the gardens of Buckingham Palace admiring the roses, with the monarch joking that she is "difficult to buy presents for". The

  • Photographer behind Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's engagement pictures opens up about 'joyful' photoshoot

    Alexi Lubomirski has opened up about the stunning engagement photos he took for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle in December 2017, and told E! News that the photoshoot was easy because the royal pair were "deliciously in love". Chatting to the news outlet at the Daily Front Row Fashion Awards in LA, Alexi said: "It was nutty. It was a very surreal end to the year because it came out of nowhere. I think one of Meghan's friends saw me on Instagram, that I was in England during the announcement of the engagement, and I was told later that

  • Norwegian royals address Marius Borg Høiby's relationship with former Playboy model

    Marius Borg Høiby's reported romance with former Playboy model Juliane Snekkestad appears to have the royal seal of approval from the 21-year-old's family. The Norwegian Royal Court released a statement after Norwegian news outlet Se og Hør published a story about Princess Mette-Marit's son's relationship with the model. "We consider this to be a violation of privacy and very unfortunate use of headline and layout on the cover page. We know Juliane as both hardworking and skilled. She should have escaped coming to the front of Se and Hør in this way," Marius' mother and stepfather Crown Prince Haakon said in

  • The Queen hosts dinner party for Delia Smith – all the details

    The Queen threw open the doors of Windsor Castle on Monday evening to host a special dinner for the queen of cookery, Delia Smith. The 91-year-old monarch, who was joined by her second son Prince Andrew, also invited Delia's husband Michael Wynn-Jones, Sir James Dyson, the billionaire inventor and his wife Lady Dyson, and academic Mona Siddiqui, who is professor of Islamic and interreligious studies at the University of Edinburgh. Guests would have been treated to dishes made by royal chefs at Windsor; the Queen has been staying at her official residence since Easter, while her husband Prince Philip has

  • Is Prince Charles going to make a guest appearance on MasterChef?

    Prince Charles will be bringing some royalty to Australian prime time television. The British royal, who has been touring Australia with the Duchess of Cornwall, is set to make a special appearance in MasterChef Australia this week. According to Australian reports, the 69-year-old is the guest of honour at a reception for 150 guests at the Royal Flying Doctor Service base in Darwin – with the event being catered by MasterChef contestants as part of a challenge on the Australian version of the reality show. Prince Charles is set to make a special appearance on MasterChef Australia In a statement, chef

  • Why the Obamas will not attend Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's royal wedding

    After months of speculation, it has been confirmed that Barack Obama and his wife Michelle will not attend Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's royal wedding in May. The former US President and his wife are good friends with Harry, and have supported his Invictus Games project in the past, but sadly they will not be able to make it to Windsor. A source told HELLO!: "The couples are looking forward to seeing each other soon." It's believed that the security implications of hosting a US President, past or present, would have been huge. Sources continue to say that Harry, 33,

  • Prince William and Prince Harry: The royal siblings' best bro-ments

    Sibling goals! Prince William and Prince Harry are the true definition of brotherhood. Whether they are performing their royal duties, exploring the world, or just enjoying some downtime, the two always share a special bond. Here is a look at William and Harry's best brother moments.

  • Royal sister acts: Kate and Pippa, Victoria and Madeleine and more inseparable siblings

    From Kate and Pippa to Princess Kako and Princess Mako of Japan – here are some royal duos that show the power of a sister

  • Inside Camilla Parker Bowles's jaw-dropping royal jewelry collection

    See the diamond, sapphire, ruby and emerald filled jewelry collection of Camilla Parker Bowles, who became the Duchess of Cornwall when she married Prince Charles in