The Cambridges

Storm forecast affects William and Kate's plans for the King's Cup

Kensington Palace had announced that the sailing regatta highlighting charities and organisations supported by the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge has been moved because of bad weather predictions. The King’s Cup will now take place on Thursday August 8th, a day earlier than planned, because of storms forecast for later in the week. The inaugural regatta, which is taking place on the Isle…
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William, Kate and the King's Cup: the best photos from the launch

We know the Cambridges love a bit of sporting competition and this summer they will be going head to head in a race to raise money for and awareness of eight of their patronages. And the winners will walk off with a very historic trophy indeed. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge headed to the Cutty Sark in London on May 7th 2019 to launch the King’s Cup competition. It’s an eight boat…
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The Windsor Titles - Duke of Cambridge

When HM The Queen bestowed the title of Duke of Cambridge on her grandson, Prince William, on his wedding day in April 2011, it marked the recreation of a title that first originated in the time of King Charles II. A dukedom is the highest title in the British peerage system…

The new Sussex household is a natural progression, so let's not pull it apart

There’s no drama to see here. So, if you want a quick wallow in imagined feuds, shuffle on. Yes, I know Prince Charles has just found out he’s related to EastEnders star, Danny Dyer, but there’s no anguished looks across a bar or the music kicking in for a cliffhanger finish. The set up of a separate household for the Duke and Duchess of Sussex is a natural and only to be expected…
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The Royal Family's 2017 finances are released

Clarence House has released its annual accounts which reveal that funding for the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and the Duke of Sussex, including capital expenditure and transfer to reserves, has grown by forty per cent in a year which saw both a royal baby and a royal wedding. The increased expenditure on the activities of the Cambridges and Sussexes is accounted for under “Other Costs” on…
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