Princess Anne and Family

Man who threatened Princess Royal was found on grounds of Gatcombe Park

New details about a stalker’s attempts to get onto the grounds of Gatcombe Park, Princess Anne’s country home, and to attack the Princess Royal were heard in court last week. James Ballinger, a 35-year-old man of Farm Close, Minchinhampton, made a series of 999 calls on 27 February and told the operator that he was going to Gatcombe Park to stab Princess Anne “and anybody else who was…
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Autumn Phillips - the early years

Autumn Phillips is the former partner of Peter Phillips, son of Princess Anne and eldest grandchild of HM Queen Elizabeth II. She was born Autumn Patricia Kelly on the 3rdMay 1978 in Montreal, Canada and has a twin brother, Chris and elder brother, Kevin. She grew up in a Catholic home and went to church schools until she went to McGill University; whilst at university, she also appeared in…
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Anne, Edward and Sophie hold video-calls with World War II veterans

The Princess Royal and the Earl & Countess of Wessex have held a number of video-calls with World War II veterans to mark VE Day. With big celebrations being put on hold due to the ongoing public health emergency, the Royal Family have found themselves going virtual, ensuring that the spirit of VE Day continues to be felt. Their Royal Highnesses spoke to WWII veterans as part of a Royal…
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Princess Anne, Cover Star

There have been many royals to grace the cover of magazines – the Duchess of Cambridge, the Duchess of Sussex, Diana, Princess of Wales and Princess Eugenie just to name a few. However, it was the Princess Royal who became a regular cover star for Vogue in the 1970s. In 1971, the Princess did a shoot to mark her 21st birthday with photos being taken by Norman Parkinson. The Princess…
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