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Prince Charles arrives in South Africa for Nelson Mandela's funeral

Prince Charles has arrived in South Africa for Nelson Mandela’s funeral, where he is expected to read out a personal tribute from the Queen. The Prince of Wales, who is representing his mother at the burial on Sunday morning, will read out the note from the 87-year-old monarch who was “deeply saddened’ by the former South African president’s passing. Charles, attending…
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Duchess of Cambridge 'in tears' after hearing news of Nelson Mandela's death

The Duchess of Cambridge was moved to tears after it was announced Nelson Mandela had died on Thursday evening. New mum Kate, who was attending the premiere of ‘Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom’ with husband Prince William, became emotional after being informed of the former South African president’s passing by an aide. “Kate was very emotional, she was in tears and very moved…
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The Queen wins top racing award

The Queen has been named as the Owner of the Year by the Racehorse Owners Association, awarded in recognition of her success in the Gold Cup at Royal Ascot earlier this year. The Queen has won two awards at the annual ROA Awards. The award was also given to Her Majesty in…
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Prince Charles sends message to Glasgow helicopter crash victims

The Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall have sent their “most heartfelt thoughts and sympathy to the families of those who were lost or injured in Friday’s truly shocking helicopter accident in Glasgow”. Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall join the Queen in leaving a message of condolence The Duke and Duchess of Rothesay, which is how the couple are known in Scotland…
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Slice of William and Kate's wedding cake sold at auction for £2,588

A slice of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge’s wedding cake has sold for £2,588 ($4,160) at a recent auction. The piece of the royal wedding cake, which was made by chef Fiona Cairns in April 2011, fetched the high price after going under the hammer at California-based auction house, Julien’s Auctions. A representative for the auction house confirmed the selling price, but would not…
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