• Prince William going on tour without Kate Middleton and the children

    Prince William is set to carry out an important solo tour this summer visiting Jordan, Israel and the occupied Palestinian territories. The Duke of Cambridge will leave his wife Kate and their three children at home to undertake the five-day tour from Sunday 24 June to Thursday 28 June. Kensington Palace announced that the high-profile visit is "at the request of Her Majesty's government and has been welcomed by the Jordanian, Israeli, and Palestinian authorities". William will arrive in Amman on the Sunday. He will tour Jordan's capital city on the Monday, as well as Jerash city, before travelling to

  • Is this what Kate Middleton wore to Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's evening wedding reception?

    Much has been said about Meghan Markle's second wedding dress which she wore to her evening reception at Frogmore House. The Duchess of Sussex looked divine in her bespoke white silk crepe gown, which featured an elegant high-neck and sweeping train and was designed by Stella McCartney.  And while the bride absolutely stunned at the evening do, royal watchers are wondering what her sister-in-law Kate also wore. For the service at St George's Chapel, the Duchess of Cambridge recycled her lemon yellow Alexander McQueen dress. Kate, who had just given birth to Prince Louis three weeks before, previously donned the

  • Meghan Markle will have to curtsy to Kate Middleton – just not yet!

    Meghan Markle has been spotted a handful of times curtsying to the Queen in public – the most recent was at her royal wedding last week. As a show of respect to the 92-year-old monarch, Meghan gave a quick curtsy after the national anthem was played at the end of the Windsor church service, while Prince Harry bowed to his grandmother. Female members of the royal family traditionally curtsy to the monarch, while male royals bow. And contrary to popular belief, they do not have to bow or curtsy to each other. But there will come a time when Meghan

  • Prince Philip struggled at royal wedding due to cracked rib

    Prince Philip reportedly struggled at the wedding of his grandson, Prince Harry, due to a cracked rib. According to a source, the 96-year-old slipped in the bath and injured himself days before the big day. They told The Sun: "The Duke is not a fan of showering and prefers to bathe. But he's a determined man and nothing was going to stop him attending nor would he take any kind of walking aid." Buckingham Palace declined to comment on the story. Biography Penny Junor spoke about Prince Philip attending the wedding just weeks after his hip injury, telling the Express:

  • The big sign that Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are on honeymoon

    The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are believed to be on their honeymoon, after having to postpone their getaway by a few days. On Tuesday, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle carried out an engagement – their first as a married couple – just three days after their royal wedding. They attended a garden party at Buckingham Palace in celebration of Prince Charles' 70th birthday, instead of jetting off on their honeymoon straight away. But it appears the newlyweds are finally enjoying some quiet time alone. The big clue was Harry's absence at a charity polo match in Cirencester, Gloucester. Harry,

  • Meghan Markle's Coat of Arms has been revealed

    Kensington Palace have revealed Meghan Markle's very own Coat of Arms. The design behind the Arms was agreed and approved by the Queen as well as Thomas Woodcock, who is the Garter King of Arms and Senior Herald in England. The new Duchess of Sussex worked closely with the College of Arms to get the design just right, and is both personal and representative of the royal family. According to Kensington Palace's website: "The blue background of the shield represents the Pacific Ocean off the California coast, while the two golden rays across the shield are symbolic of the

  • Meghan Markle's profile on Kensington Palace website changed  

    The new Duchess of Sussex's official royal page on Kensington Palace's website has been changed after fans complained that the original post downplayed her achievements as an actress by placing her career information on a secondary page. Ahead of becoming a member of the royal family, Meghan was a regular cast member of the hit legal drama Suits, where she played Rachel Zane. However, people flocking to read her biography on the site noted that the site appeared to focus on her charity work rather than her personal career. Meghan's biography has been changed However, the Careers section is now available

  • A sparkling display of royal jewels kicks off Queen Maxima's visit to Luxembourg

    King Willem-Alexander and Queen Máxima of the Netherlands kicked off their three-day state visit to Luxembourg in style, spending their first evening with hosts Grand Duke Henri and Grand Duchess Maria Teresa enjoying a state banquet at the Grand Ducal Palace.

  • Crown Prince Frederik at 50: Watch his sweetest moments with Crown Princess Mary

    Crown Prince Frederik of Denmark and his Australian-born wife Crown Princess Mary, the daughter of a Scottish-born math professor and university secretary, have come a long way since meeting at a local pub, the Slip Inn, during the 2000 Sydney Olympics. As Frederik celebrates his 50th birthday on May 26, he and Mary, who married in May 2004 at Copenhagen Cathedral, are settled at their Frederik VIII's Palace home and have four children: Prince Christian, born in 2005, Princess Isabella, born in 2007 and twins Princess Josephine and Prince Vincent, who were welcomed in 2011. Long before Prince