Former soccer stud David Beckham has reportedly been nominated to join the prestigious ranks of the knights of the realm.
According to reports, Beckham could add the coveted honorific “Sir”, to his name as early as New Year’s Eve, or during the annual ceremony affirming new knights at Buckingham Palace, which would then add the title of “Lady” before his wife, Victoria Beckham‘s name.
According to a source, His Majesty’s Revenue and Customs specifically look at the higher honors, especially high earners like sports persons, to see if there is something that they want to double check. I am so ready for Sir David! Read More »
The royal couple joined poppy sellers at High Street Kensington, around the corner from their palace residence, this morning. Kate Middleton and Prince William travelled to the station on a 1960s Routemaster where they met military personnel and volunteers supporting London Poppy Day.
Poppy Day, or Remembrance Day, is designed to commemorate soldiers who died in World War I (red poppies became a symbol for honoring the fallen troops). Read More »
Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth visited East Sussex today with her husband, the Duke of Ediburgh. The royal couple undertook engagements in Lewes, Brighton and South Downs, unveiling plaques and greeting residents.
One girl’s dramatic curtsy earned her some street cred. Abigail Venter, 4, paired her flower-gifting with a traditional greeting, making sure she wore her pinkest dress for the occasion.
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Crown Princess Mary of Denmark returned to her home country of Australia this past week, visiting residents of Blue Mountains, which was struck by brush fires.
The Tasmania native was joined by her husband, Crown Prince Frederik, who met his bride at a Sydney bar during the 2000 Summer Olympics.
“It’s been wonderful to meet someone like that even in such terrible circumstances,” on local told the Sydney Morning Herald.
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Oh you guys, I love weeks when the royal family is all over the place. It’s just so much fun.
First they’re all gathering together to christen His Royal Highness Prince George of Cambridge, now we’ve finally gotten the official photos from yesterday’s event. How amazing is this photo? Everything about it is so staged and wonderful. If I wasn’t so obsessed with the way that Duchess Catherine looked in her official wedding photos, this would have beaten that.
Still, even with all the awesome, I have a lot of questions. Read More »
Are you guys ready for some royal cuteness? Fantastic, because here is the newly christened His Royal Highness Prince George of Cambridge.
The tiny tot had quite the ceremony today, complete with a long white dress. Well, christening gown. And it’s not just any gown, this is a replica of an 1841 gown made for the eldest daughter of Queen Victoria. So feel free to drool on it George, it’s not the original.
But George’s outfit was nothing compared to Duchess Catherine‘s look. Read More »
Kate Middleton was casual yet chic as she attended a SportsAid event on Friday (October 18, 2013) at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. The Duchess of Cambridge went for a striped shirt and blazer, along with some skinny jeans and Stuart Weitzman for Russell & Bromley Corkswoon wedges — which she played volleyball in! Watch video below of Kate in action.
Hayley Connor, a badminton coach for SportsAid, tweeted: “Not your ordinary day – Met HRH the Duchess of Cambridge aka – Kate Middleton. What an amazing opportunity.” Read More »
Some of history’s greatest romances are of the royal variety, but none are without drama. From Elizabeth I‘s “almost” courtship by Robert Dudley to the modern-day fairytale of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, these relationships are the stuff of legends.
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