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The Duke of Kent visits the Channel Islands

The Duke of Kent visited the Channel Islands this week with stops in Guernsey and Alderney. It was his first official trip to the islands for over ten years. The Duke’s visit took place on October 17th. His first port of call was Alderney, the northernmost inhabited island in the group which sits around ten miles off the coast of France. The Duke visited the Royal National Lifeboat Institute…
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Princess Eugenie's Wedding Bouquet

Princess Eugenie has chosen traditional bridal flowers for the bouquet she carried into St. George’s Chapel, Windsor for her wedding to Jack Brooksbank. The Princess, ninth in line to the throne, mostly stuck with nuptial shades of cream but, as with the rest of her…
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Princess Eugenie's Royal Wedding Tiara: The Greville Emerald Kokoshnik

Well, we didn’t see that one coming. After months of speculation that Princess Eugenie would wear the York Tiara for her wedding, the bride surprised us all and what a surprise it was. Eugenie wore emeralds for her wedding. The Princess borrowed a tiara from The Queen and one that hasn’t been seen in many years. Eugenie wore the Greville Emerald Kokoshnik tiara for her marriage to…
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Autumnal flowers at St. George's Chapel for Eugenie and Jack's wedding

With just hours to go until they say ‘I do’, Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank have shared more details of the floral decorations for their wedding. And St. George’s Chapel, Windsor, is coming over all autumnal for its second royal wedding of 2018. The ancient church will be decorated with foliage and flowers from Windsor Great Park which the couple have chosen to reflect the rich…
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The Royal Bridesmaid who became a Queen

As 1922 got under way, newspapers began to run excited articles about a royal wedding. The only daughter of King George V and Queen Mary was about to say ‘I do’ and every moment of her marriage ceremony was up for scrutiny. Princess Mary’s wedding dress…
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Royal Wedding Tiaras: when mum knows best

With just days to go until Princess Eugenie of York marries Jack Brooksbank, royal wedding fever is growing and with all apologies to the groom, although we hope he looks smart, handsome and comfortable on his big day, what we really want to know all about is what the bride will be wearing as the couple say ‘I do’. We know that Eugenie has chosen a British designer for her dress but…
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