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A Calendar of Queens: May

May is a month filled with queenly anniversaries. From coronations to christenings, marriages to monarchical moments, all four weeks contain special dates linked to majesty. Royal Central’s Calendar of Queens reaches May. Birth of a Queen Let’s start with a much forgotten queen who was hugely popular during her lifetime. The first consort of Richard II, Anne of Bohemia, was born…
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The Royal Week in Pictures

At a time when the royal present is still heavily impacted by the coronavirus pandemic, this past week has seen a focus on the past and the future for many of the ruling houses across Europe. Milestones including anniversaries and birthdays have taken centre stage while…
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The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge: Their 10 most memorable moments

It’s been ten years since Prince William and Catherine Middleton tied the knot. The last decade has been filled with royal births, royal tours, and everything in-between. In honour of their milestone anniversary, Royal Central is looking at the couple’s ten most memorable moments since the day they officially became husband and wife. 1. The wedding kiss Embed from Getty…
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The Cambridge Wedding: Celebrations around the World

It was a wedding watched by more than two billion people across the world. While people watched from their homes, more than one million people lined the procession route between Westminster Abbey and Buckingham Palace to see the couple on their special day. The occasion was a public holiday in the United Kingdom. While many celebrated in the United Kingdom in person, or they had viewing…
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Mother of the Bride: Carole Middleton at William and Kate's Wedding

Ten years ago, on 29 April 2011, Prince William married Catherine Middleton at Westminster Abbey. The newly created Duke of Cambridge married his university sweetheart in front of almost 2,000 people in their fairytale wedding. While everyone was enamoured with the bride’s Alexander McQueen wedding gown, as well as her sister’s McQueen gown, their families also dressed for the occasion. Carole…
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