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The Countess of Wessex becomes Royal Patron of Thames Valley Air Ambulance

The Countess of Wessex has a new patronage, reflecting her support for the air ambulance services which rushed her to hospital when she suffered a potentially life threatening ectopic pregnancy in 2001. Sophie’s new role as Royal Patron of the Thames Valley Air Ambulance was announced by Buckingham Palace this morning. The Countess of Wessex had to be flown to hospital in December 2001 when…
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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 occasion where everybody gets together. Among the first guests to arrive was the Duke of Edinburgh who was followed by the…
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The Earl of Wessex plays tennis with Tim Henman and Johanna Konta

The Earl of Wessex paid a visit to the Royal Tennis Courts at Hampton Court Palace yesterday to meet youth involved in a year-long programme of Real Tennis events supporting the Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award. The Earl, who is Chairman of the Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award, met students from local schools taking part in a Real tennis masterclass before making a quick change…
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Sophie and Lady Louise put on their dancing shoes as they appear on Strictly Come Dancing

The Countess of Wessex and her daughter, Lady Louise Mountbatten-Windsor, made a cameo appearance on Saturday evening’s Strictly Come Dancing as they watched the popular BBC show from the audience. Sophie and Louise had front row seats in the ballroom as they saw seven celebrities perform a variety of dances. The two royal ladies could be seen clapping along to the music as the celebrities…
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