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Prince George's christening to be 45-minute ceremony at St James's Palace

With just one week to go, excitement is building for Prince George’s christening and further details of the ceremony have been revealed. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge’s three-month-old son will be christened in the Chapel Royal at St James’s Palace next Wednesday afternoon surrounded by close family members. Prince George’s christening will take place in the Chapel…
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Prince William and Kate choose 'small intimate affair' for Prince George's christening

Prince George’s christening is just under two weeks away and excitement is building over the royal gathering. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge announced last month the Prince’s christening would take place on October 23 in the Chapel Royal at St James’s Palace. As the countdown begins to the service, speculation is growing over who will be attending. Prince George’s…
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Thousands gather as Prince Harry arrives in Sydney

Royal fever hit Australia on Saturday as Prince Harry received a warm welcome as he arrived in Sydney for his first official visit to the country. The Prince was greeted by thousands of well-wishers who hoped to catch a glimpse of the cheerful royal. Prince Harry, representing The Queen, has made a brief visit to Australia. (Photo: BBC) The 29-year-old’s brief visit to Australia was to mark…
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60 seconds with Shyama Perera

Shyama Perera is a weekly newspaper reviewer and social commentator on BBC London and also regularly reviews the newspaper front pages on the BBC News Channel. Shyama also contributes to programmes such as The Jeremy Vine Show and Woman’s hour. On our televisions, we may have seen Shyama presenting such programmes as Eastern Eye and Behind The Headlines, as well as many others. Shyama has…
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