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'Wolf Hall' author Hilary Mantel receives damehood from Prince Charles

Bestselling author and two-time winner of the Man Booker Prize, Hilary Mantel was made a Dame Commander of the British Empire by the Prince of Wales at Buckingham Palace earlier today. Ms. Mantel, who is best known for her historical novel Wolf Hall, received the damehood for her service to Literature. After the investiture ceremony, Hilary Mantel revealed what she and The Prince had discussed…
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Prince Charles and David Cameron thank school pupils for their fight for red squirrels

Pupils at a Northumberland primary school have received recognition from The Prince of Wales and the Prime Minister after they began a campaign calling for action to protect the shrinking population of red squirrels from deadly disease carrying grey squirrels. The children are pupils at The Duke’s Middle School in Alnwick. The pupil’s letters to Prince Charles and Mr Cameron were…
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Prince Charles to host reception supporting the campaign to save studio and house of eminent Victorian artist

The Prince of Wales will host a Reception in support of the charity The Limnerslease Project Appeal on 28 January at Clarence House. The Limnerslease Project purpose is to save, conserve and renovate public access to Limnerslease. Prince Charles first visited Limnerslease in May 2011, becoming Patron of the appeal the following September. In 2001, Lady Angela Nevill, member of the Limnerslease…
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Healing thoughts from The Duchess of Cornwall

The Christmas Day service at Sandringham attracts thousands of people hoping to catch a glimpse of The Royal Family. One ardent Royal watcher who has been in attendance at nearly every Christmas Day gathering since 1988 is Mary Relph. Unfortunately for Mary, Christmas 2014 saw her recovering from a major operation and consequently couldn’t make the annual Norfolk event, an absence that…
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