The Cambridges

'Young girls look up to the Duchess of Cambridge' says designer Emilia Wickstead

<![CDATA[The Duchess of Cambridge has been hailed as a "wonderful" influence on British fashion by designer Emilia Wickstead. New Zealand-born Emilia explained she believes Kate is a credit to the British fashion industry and is a great role model for young girls. "I think she is influencing fashion in that way so that young girls in Britain or around the world can look up to…
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The Cambridges

Flashback Friday: Kate's first engagement

<![CDATA[The Duchess of Cambridge returns to royal duties next week as she increases her diary of engagements to support The Queen. However, in February 2011, just weeks before her wedding to Prince William, Kate was given her first taste of royal life as she undertook…
The Cambridges

Duchess of Cambridge to join The Queen at Buckingham Palace reception

<![CDATA[The Duchess of Cambridge is to join The Queen later this month at a star-studded reception at Buckingham Palace. Kate, 32, will accompany the monarch and other members of the Royal Family, at the reception on February 17 which is being held in honour of The Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts, of which The Queen is patron. Her Majesty will welcome nearly guests from the dramatic arts world…
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Prince Charles and Camilla

Prince Charles and Prince William team up to highlight illegal wildlife trade

<![CDATA[Prince Charles and Prince William are to join forces this February to highlight the protection of endangered wildlife. Close to both their hearts, the father and son will come together for a series of engagements that will encourage others to help fight against the illegal wildlife trade which is resulting in the death of hundreds of endangered species. The awareness week will begin…
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The Queen

The Queen to make state visit to France

<![CDATA[The Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh are to make a three-day state visit to France later this year. Her Majesty and Prince Philip are to travel to France on the invitation of president Francois Hollande. The 87-year-old monarch, who last visited France in June 2004, will arrive in France on June 5 and will mark the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings in Normandy the following…
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