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The Countess of Wessex meets refugees in Lebanon

Women, peace and security dominate agenda of closely guarded trip The Countess of Wessex is making an official visit to Lebanon. It is the first such trip by a member of the British Royal Family to the country. Sophie had already arrived in Lebanon when news of her visit was announced. The details were kept secret for security reasons. As the Countess of Wessex arrived in the country, the UK…
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The Royal Family at the Chelsea Flower Show - the photos

The Royal Family made a blooming impressive showing at The Royal Horticultural Society’s Chelsea Flower Show Monday night, with The Queen, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, the Duke of York, Princess Beatrice, the Earl and Countess of Wessex, the Duke and Duchess of Gloucester, Prince and Princess Michael of Kent, and Princess Alexandra in attendance. This year’s event also had a…
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This Week in Royal Fashion: Sophie in India, Kate at Anna Freud Centre and Danish royals at birthday gala

This week we saw glittering gowns in Denmark, a familiar style for Kate at the Anna Freud Centre, and an array of colourful outfits as the Countess of Wessex toured India. Let’s take a look at the fashion highlights: Danish royals at Princess Benedikte’s birthday party Queen Margrethe of Denmark hosted a 75th birthday party for her sister, Princess Benedikte, on Monday. The Princess…
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Sophie hears stories of hope as she continues tour of India

The Countess of Wessex spent day two of her India tour Tuesday visiting Niloufer Hospital in Hyderabad to see first-hand how the work of The Queen Elizabeth Diamond Jubilee Trust is helping to prevent avoidable blindness in premature babies. “Before the Trust’s programme launched in 2015, there were no screening & treatment services for retinopathy of prematurity (ROP) at Niloufer…
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