• Why Kate Middleton’s Christmas with George, Charlotte and Louis will break with her family tradition

    While people around the country head home for Christmas this weekend, the Duchess of Cambridge and her three children, Prince George and Princess Charlotte and Prince Louis, will be getting ready for their big day - Christmas Eve. Although the Duchess would have opened her presents on Christmas Day while celebrating the festivities with the Middletons, she now opens them with her children the night before Christmas as a royal family tradition. Marlene Koenig, royal historian and founder of Royal Musings, told HELLO!: "The British royals still follow the German tradition of opening presents on Christmas Eve. The members

  • The royals including the Queen and Sophie Wessex head to Sunday service before we next see them on Christmas Day

    The Queen was accompanied by the Countess of Wessex as she attended their final Sunday service before Christmas Day. Her Majesty looked festive in a red and white coat worn with a red-trim grey hat featuring feather detail. Sophie also wrapped up warm in a camel coat and matching hat. The royals drove to St Mary Magdalene Church on the Queen's Sandringham estate where she is spending Christmas with her family. We'll next them on Christmas Day when they'll make their annual trip to church for the special service. READ: Why Kate Middleton’s Christmas with George, Charlotte and Louis will

  • Prince Louis celebrates special milestone as part of royal festivities

    Prince Louis was looking forward to his first ever Christmas over the weekend, but first he had a special milestone to celebrate with his family. The little Prince turned eight months old on Sunday, which was the day before Christmas Eve. He'll be spending the festivities with his parents Prince William and Kate Middleton, along with his brother Prince George and sister Princess Charlotte, who will no doubt be spoiling young Louis during this special time of year. The celebrations will fully kick off on Christmas Eve, when the Cambridges join the Sussexes and the rest of the royal