The Cambridges

Duke of Cambridge to appear in documentary on conservation and climate change

The Duke of Cambridge will appear in an upcoming nature documentary on ITV, taking viewers on a behind the scenes look as he works on nature conservation projects to ensure the natural world’s survival. ‘Prince William: A Planet For Us All’ will premiere next month, and the teaser trailer was released on Monday evening. In the minute-long clip, William can be heard saying, “I’ve…
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The Cambridges

Tatler Magazine backs down following row with the Duchess of Cambridge over 'string of cruel lies'

Tatler Magazine has backed down following a row with the Duchess of Cambridge over the publication of an article described as ‘a string of cruel lies.’ The high society magazine says that paragraphs from the controversial article have been deleted to protect its ‘long-standing relationship with the Royal Family’. Tatler called the Duke & Duchess of Cambridge snobby and…
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The Queen

The Queen’s secret handbag code revealed

Did you know that The Queen has a secret handbag code for getting out of tricky situations? When Queen Elizabeth is finished talking to a guest, all she has to do is move her handbag from one arm to another; this signals to her aides, who come in and end the conversation. If the conversation is particularly awful, all she has to do is put the bag on the ground or spin her wedding ring. This…
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British RoyalsHistory

The links between the Royal Family and the Women's Institute

Queen Elizabeth II is known for making an annual visit to the Women’s Institute at West Newton near her Sandringham estate in Norfolk. The Queen started to attend meetings back in 1943, taking over as President from the Queen Mother who had taken over the role from Queen Mary. But what exactly is the link between the Royal Family and the Women’s Institute? First founded in Canada…
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