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In Diana's footsteps: the princess behind the palace walls

In this special edition of the Royal Central podcast, we hear from author Deb Stratas who has spent several years visiting every home Diana, Princess of Wales lived in to discover the woman behind the royal image. Deb’s new book, ‘At Home with Diana’, views the princess through the windows of places she called home. By walking in Diana’s footsteps, Deb looks to bring to…
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Diana, Princess of Wales musical hopes to bring royal fever to Broadway

The inspiring and eventually tragic life of Diana, Princess of Wales will be played out on the Broadway stage when Diana: A True Musical Story makes its debut next month. Described as an “electrifying new musical about a woman who chose to be fearless, and as a result became timeless,” the show will begin previews on 2 March at Broadway’s Longacre Theatre with opening night…
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In pictures: Diana's 1997 trip to Angola

As the Duke of Sussex prepares to walk in his mother’s footsteps today in Angola, we are taking a look back in photos to when the late Diana, Princess of Wales made history. She was there to campaign for a global ban on mines. Diana travelled to Angola and walked through a mine-invested field, only protected by a helmet and bullet-proof vest. She met with those who had been impacted by…
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Diana, Landmines and the HALO Trust

Ahead of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s tour of South Africa later this month, Royal Central looks back at the work Diana, Princess of Wales did with the Halo Trust in Angola. It was the 15th of January 1997, and Diana, Princess of Wales was nervous. She’d swapped…
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Workout sweatshirt of Diana, Princess of Wales sells for over $50,000

A workout sweatshirt of Diana, Princess of Wales, has sold at the Fine Autographs and Artifacts auction for $53,532 at the RR Auction ending on 10 July based out of Boston, Massachusetts. The navy sweatshirt is by Virgin Atlantic and was her go-to workout gear. It was given to her by Virgin owner, Richard Branson and was later presented to her personal trainer, Jenni Rivett.  Photo: Jenni…
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