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The Queen and the Duchess of Gloucester to undertake a joint engagement in Cambridge

The Queen will be accompanied by the Duchess of Gloucester for a joint engagement in Cambridge next week. Her Majesty and Her Royal Highness will visit the new site of the Royal Papworth Hospital on Tuesday, July 9. When they visit the site, The Queen and the Duchess will tour the new building visiting the catheter laboratories and the critical care unit. They will meet recent transplant patients…
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Who is the Duchess of Gloucester?

Today, let’s take a look at the life of the Duchess of Gloucester. Birgitte Eva Henriksen was born on 20 June 1946 in Odense, Denmark, the youngest child of Asger Preben Wissing Henriksen and Vivian van Deurs. When her parents separated in 1966, Birgitte took her…
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Buckingham Palace confirm Lady Davina Windsor and Gary Lewis have divorced

Buckingham Palace have confirmed Lady Davina Windsor, 41, and Gary Lewis, 48, have divorced after 14 years of marriage. To Hello! magazine, a Buckingham Palace spokesperson remarked, “Lady Davina and Gary Lewis were divorced last year.” Embed from Getty Images No official reason has been given for the separation, but there have been reports that their “cultural differences&#8221…
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The Royal Family attend The Queen’s Christmas dinner at Buckingham Palace

The Queen hosted her traditional pre-Christmas dinner at Buckingham Palace on Wednesday for members of The Royal Family. Senior royals and extended members of Her Majesty’s family are invited to Her Majesty’s Christmas dinner each year at Buckingham Palace – a rare…
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The Royal Family attends Festival of Remembrance

Last night, the Royal Family attended the Festival of Remembrance at the Royal Albert Hall, which was broadcast live on BBC One. The Royal Family sat in the Royal Box with Her Majesty The Queen at the front alongside the Prince of Wales, Duchess of Cornwall, and Duke and…
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Remembrance Week 2018: the Royal Family's tributes

As Remembrance Week gets underway, the Royal Family will lead tributes around the United Kingdom to those who have given their lives for their country in armed conflict. Remembrance Day takes place on the second Sunday in November, and this year it falls on November 11th, the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War. Commemorations for that anniversary, as well as acts of remembrance…
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Duchess of Gloucester opens new Music School

The Duchess of Gloucester unveiled a new music school at Kings College School, Wimbledon this week. The new state of the art facility includes a concert hall that can seat 200 people and house an orchestra of sixty on the stage. The Duchess was met by Deputy Lieutenant, Ms…
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The Duke of Gloucester cancels a number of engagements due to illness

The Duke of Gloucester has been forced to cancel a number of engagements this week due to illness. The Queen’s cousin was due to carry out various tasks in Northamptonshire and York. On Tuesday 11th September, Prince Richard was scheduled to open the Radstone Primary School in Brackley. However, the Duke was feeling under the weather so could not make the journey. Instead, Her…
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