Princess Elisabeth of Denmark sadly passed away on the evening of 19 June, the Danish royal family have confirmed. The statement, released on Wednesday, read: "At 18.15 yesterday evening, Her Highness Princess Elisabeth passed away quietly after a lengthy illness. The Princess was surrounded by her closest family. Princess Elisabeth was in the order of succession to the Danish throne and lived her final years at Sorgenfri Palace." Elisabeth was Hereditary Prince Knud’s and Hereditary Princess Caroline-Mathilde’s first-born child and also the first grandchild of King Christian X and Queen Alexandrine. She was 83-years-old. Princess Elisabeth passed away on 19
Prince William revealed that his eldest son, Prince George, thinks he is seriously cool after he saw him working on the site of the Defence and National Rehabilitation Centre at The Stanford Hall Estate, Nottinghamshire. Speaking at the official handover of the newly built centre, which is aimed to provide rehabilitation facilities for members of the Armed Forces who have suffered trauma or injury during their service, the future King joked that his "street cred" rocketed after the four-year-old Prince spotted his dad driving a digger during construction back in 2017. Prince Harry has previously revealed that his nephew is
Prince William turned 36 on Thursday! Although the royal will be keeping his celebrations private, we suspect that his wife, the Duchess of Cambridge, will have a few party ideas in mind to make his day extra special! The mother-of-three has been known to throw lavish parties for her husband's birthday in the past, including a stunning Arabian Nights themed party for the Prince's 24th birthday. They have also enjoyed a quiet weekend away in Cornwall for one of his birthdays, and since welcoming their children, Prince George and Princess Charlotte, the Prince has spent his birthday with his
Prince William has opened up about Princess Charlotte while visiting Liverpool on Tuesday, and revealed that his only daughter is already a huge fan of fashion! The dad-of-three made the remarks after being gifted a pink satchel for the little Princess which was embossed with her name. Speaking to the Liverpool Echo, bag-makers Keith and Gail Hanshaw revealed that he said: "Charlotte will be obsessed with that – I'll never be able to get it off her." The three-year-old clearly has a penchant for accessorising, as she was snapped making her mum laugh while donning a pair of white-framed
Prince William and Kate have sent individual thank you notes to well-wishers to mark Prince Louis' birth. The front of the card featured the official photograph of Louis, which was released by Kensington Palace in May. The note read: "The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge were very touched that you took the trouble to write as you did on the birth of their son, Prince Louis. Their Royal Highnesses are most grateful for the wonderful messages they have received and send you their warmest thanks and best wishes." Loading the player... var track
In honour of Prince William's 36th birthday, we have taken a trip down memory lane of the royal's life. The milestone will no doubt be extra special for the Duke of Cambridge as it's his first birthday with his new son, Prince Louis, who was born in April. Although no details of how William will be marking his day has been released, it's likely that he'll celebrate at home with his small family. According to palace insiders, for his 35th birthday last year, William "tucked into a birthday cake and a meal" – so this year may not be
Hot on the heels of their trip to Cheshire, the Queen and Duchess of Sussex are joining forces once again for a special event at Buckingham Palace. Meghan will accompany Her Majesty at a reception to present awards to the Queen's Leaders 2018, although this time there will be someone special joining them - Prince Harry! The Queen's Leaders programme is now in its fourth and final year, and celebrates the achievements of young change-makers from across the Commonwealth. And it's no wonder the Duke and Duchess of Sussex are among the guests at the reception; Harry was appointed a
Prince William is turning 36 today - but while is celebrations at home with his wife Duchess Kate and their three children Prince George, Princess Charlotte and little Prince Louis are bound to be exciting, we have a feeling they won't be as riotous as his 13th birthday celebrations! Princess Diana's former chef Darren McGrady has revealed that William's mischievous mother gave her son a birthday cake to remember as he became a teenager, and that her hilarious antics were typical of the doting mum, who Prince Harry previously revealed was a "total kid through and through." Loading the player...
Prince Guillaume, Hereditary Grand Duke of Luxembourg, and his wife Stéphanie are the latest European royals preparing to relocate to London. It was announced on Thursday that the royal couple are moving to the UK this summer to pursue their studies, with Guillaume set to study at the Royal College of Defence Studies, while Stéphanie will study art at Sotheby's. Guillaume's studies will complement his officer training at the Royal Military Academy in Sandhurst, which he underwent in 2001. The following year, he was sworn in as officer of the Luxembourg army and he currently holds the rank of Colonel.
From his royal baby beginnings to his years as a teenage heartthrob – take a look at the best photos of Prince William's