Princess Anne and Family

Princess Anne lets us peek inside her parlour

So what does a straight talking, hard working, wear the same suit for forty years princess keep in her parlour? Now, we know. As Princess Anne became the latest royal to reveal her interior decor choices through the wonder of video calls, we were all given a reminder that this Windsor means business. From her sensible paint choices to home accessories clearly purchased around the same time she…
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The Countess of Wessex volunteers at foodbank to help coronavirus fight

The Countess of Wessex has helped pack food parcels as she continues to support volunteers looking after the most vulnerable members of society during the coronavirus pandemic. She put together emergency supplies on a visit to a foodbank earlier this week. Sophie spent time at the Woking Foodbank’s site at Sheerwater in Surrey where she helped assemble packages for those in need. She also…
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What is so magical about royal weddings?

They are filled with tradition and part of history and there’s no doubt about it, they’re popular. A royal wedding has a power to fascinate that continues, however much time and society change around it. In the first of a special summer series, Lydia Starbuck…
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The Royal Wedding Cake of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge

It’s the cake that keeps on giving. The flower strewn bake that took centre stage at the wedding of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge on April 29th 2011 still makes its presence felt with slices of it popping up at auction with what seems like an almost metronomic regularity. But then there was plenty to go round as this was a whopper of a cake. Standing eight tiers tall and weighing in at over…
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Princess Alexandra praises hospital at forefront of coronavirus treatment

Princess Alexandra has thanked staff working at a hospital treating patients with Covid-19. The Queen’s cousin praised their efforts in a message sent to the Princess Alexandra Hospital in Essex as it marked its 55th anniversary. The hospital, in Harlow, was named in honour of the princess and she officially opened it back in 1965. On the exact anniversary of the ceremony, Alexandra sent…
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