The Wessexes

  • 20 facts about Prince Edward

    by - Mar 10, 2014
    In honour of The Earl of Wessex’s 50th birthday today, Royal Central has compiled a list of 20 facts about The Queen’s youngest child. 1. Edward’s full title is ‘HRH The Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex,...
  • Family photo released to mark Prince Edward’s 50th birthday

    by - Mar 9, 2014
    A family photo of the Earl and Countess of Wessex with their two children Lady Louise and James, Viscount Severn has been released by Buckingham Palace today to mark the Earl’s 50th birthday. The photograph was...
  • Earl and Countess of Wessex win praise after visiting university in Jamaica

    by - Mar 4, 2014
    The Earl and Countess of Wessex have won praise after visiting a university in Jamaica, as they continue their four-day trip. Prince Edward and Sophie made a visit to the University of Technology, which aims to...
  • Prince Edward pulls out of attending Sochi Paralympics

    by - Mar 3, 2014
    In light of the recent conflict between Russia and Ukraine, Prince Edward has cancelled his visit to Sochi, where he had planned to attend the 2014 Winter Paralympics. Buckingham Palace has said that, on the advice...
  • Earl and Countess of Wessex to visit Jamaica

    by - Feb 26, 2014
    The Earl and Countess of Wessex are to make an official visit to Jamaica. Prince Edward and wife, Sophie, will arrive in the country on March 2 for a four-day visit to promote The Duke of Edinburgh’s...
  • Earl and Countess of Wessex enjoy family holiday in Switzerland

    by - Feb 21, 2014
    The Earl and Countess of Wessex are currently taking a break from their busy schedules to enjoy a family holiday. Prince Edward and Sophie, with their two children children Lady Louise, ten, and James, Viscount Severn,...
  • Caring Countess of Wessex helps charity PACT bury time capsule

    by - Feb 13, 2014
    The Countess of Wessex helped a charity bury a time capsule on a visit to Oxfordshire on Thursday. Sophie, 49, visited Dorchester Abbey, where she helped Parents and Children Together (PACT) commemorate more than a 100...
  • Countess of Wessex to help charity bury time capsule

    by - Feb 11, 2014
    The Countess of Wessex will help a charity bury a time capsule when she visits Oxfordshire on Thursday. Sophie, will attend a ceremony at Dorchester Abbey for Parents and Children Together (PACT), where she will help...
  • Prince Edward appointed Lord High Commissioner for 2014

    by - Jan 21, 2014
    Prince Edward has been appointed ‘Lord High Commissioner to the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland’ for 2014, Royal Central has learnt. The appointment, though only active for one week (General Assembly week) in Scotland, will...
  • The Countess of Wessex: The rising star of the Royal Family

    by - Jan 20, 2014
    The Countess of Wessex celebrates her 49th birthday today as she approaches her 15th year as a member of the Royal Family. In recent years, Sophie’s position and popularity has risen leading the Countess to being...