The Wessexes

The Countess of Wessex pays tribute on Armistice Day

On the 100th anniversary of the Armistice Day Parade in Bedworth, the Countess of Wessex led the civic party part of the parade as it paid homage to the fallen. The Countess led the party from the Almhouses to the cemetery in Coventry Road. She then laid the first wreath at the war memorial before reading during the morning service. Ken Whitehead, chair of the Armistice Day parade group, spoke…
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Prince Charles and Camilla

Sir Elton John receives very special honour from the Prince of Wales

Sir Elton John can add yet another accolade to his long list of achievements – the 74-year-old has been made a member of the Order of the Companions of Honour. The singer received the award for his Services to Music and Charity. The special award is granted to those who have made a major contribution to the arts, science, medicine, or government over a long period of time. In addition to…
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The Wessexes

Monument dedicated to Prince Edward unveiled

The U.K. Hgh Commission in Samoa has unveiled a new monument in Savai’i in honour of a visit to the big island by Prince Edward, the Earl of Wessex, nearly 30 years ago. The monument was officially dedicated at the end of October at Prince Edward Park in Iva…
Princess Anne and Family

Princess Anne visits Northern Ireland

For the second time this year, The Princess Royal travelled to Province in Northern Ireland for a series of engagements. During her first engagement of the day, The Princess visited the Siege Museum in Derry-Londonderry. Since the summer of 2005, the museum has served as a permanent display of the history of the Siege of Derry and the Apprentice Boys of Derry. While at the museum, Her Royal…
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Prince William addresses world leaders at COP26

At the COP26 Climate Summit, the Duke of Cambridge joined Earthshot Prize Winners and finalists in addressing world leaders. The Duke spoke during the Accelerating Clean technology Innovation and Deployment session in one of the plenary rooms at the summit. This…
The Yorks

Prince Andrew asks US judge to dismiss lawsuit alleging sexual abuse incident

In a court filing, Prince Andrew has asked a US judge to dismiss a civil lawsuit in which he is accused of sexually abusing a woman when she was 17-years-old. Andrew said his accuser, Virginia Giuffre, is seeking a “payday” at his expense. The filing was filed at the end of October in Manhattan. Signed by lawyer Andrew Brettle, the filing reads: “Giuffre has initiated this baseless…
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