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Sophie marks her birthday by helping out at a vaccination centre

The Countess of Wessex celebrated her 57th birthday on Thursday and marked it by volunteering with St. John Ambulance. Sophie had a shift at an NHS vaccination centre in Surrey run by SJA. She was seen throughout the day talking with other volunteers and helping check patients in for their vaccination. This is not a new volunteering position for Sophie, as she volunteered with…
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Sophie wants the internet to be a ''place of safety for all.”

The Countess of Wessex has paid made an impassioned plea for online safety for children during a visit to Brussels this week. Sophie arrived in Belgium on December 7th 2021 for a series of engagements in her role as Patron of the National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children. At a seminar in partnership with the European Parliament Intergroup for Children’s Rights, Sophie gave…
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"None of us can slow the passage of time" - The Queen's poignant message

The Earl of Wessex has delivered a message from The Queen at the General Synod of the Church of England, which included the poignant line, “None of us can slow the passage of time.” The Queen had been set to attend the General Synod, which is the legislative body of the Church of England, alongside her youngest son, but announced that she would not be attending last week when Buckingham…
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Lady Louise, the discreet upbringing of The Queen's youngest granddaughter

The Queen’s youngest granddaughter is now 18 and while her coming of age makes headlines, her upbringing has taken place further away from the public eye than that of many of her cousins. Lady Louise Alice Elizabeth Mary Mountbatten-Windsor, born on November 8th 2003, has had high profile roles at several royal weddings. Hitting the scene at age seven, Lady Louise served as a bridesmaid…
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