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Royal Wedding Rewind: Juan Carlos and Sofia of Spain

It was a royal wedding that turned into a marriage of monarchs. Juan Carlos and Sofia of Spain are amongst the best known kings and queens in recent European history and yet at the time of their marriage, he had no guarantee of succeeding to his country’s throne. That didn’t stop their wedding becoming one of the biggest royal events of the early 1960s. Royal Wedding Rewind looks back…
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The Windsor Brides of Westminster Abbey

It’s been a seat of royal tradition for centuries, a place of coronations, kings and queens. But for much of its ancient history, Westminster Abbey was far from a go to place for royal weddings. From the end of the 14th century until the beginning of the 20th, no regal marriages took place there at all. But the House of Windsor changed all that. For the last century, it’s been a…
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Royal Wedding Flowers: the Duchess of Cambridge

All brides need a bouquet and a royal bride is no different. Flowers are as much a part of a wedding as the dress, the cake and the first kiss but they are usually filled with special meanings that add a personal as well as regal element to the whole day. Here, we look back at the bouquet carried by Kate Middleton on the day of her royal wedding, April 29th 2011. The Duchess of…
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Princess Beatrice’s wedding is off - Buckingham Palace officially confirms postponement

Princess Beatrice has officially cancelled her wedding to Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi, due to the coronavirus outbreak. The Queen’s granddaughter, 31, was set to marry the millionaire property tycoon, 37, at St James Palace with a reception to follow at The Queen’s gardens at Buckingham Palace. In an exclusive interview with Royal Central earlier this month, Sarah, Duchess of York…
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