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Princess Royal tours Medway Maritime Hospital

The Princess Royal received a warm welcome as she toured Medway Maritime Hospital Wednesday afternoon in Gillingham. During her visit, the Princess met with Vice-Lord Lieutenant of Kent Richard Oldfield and the Mayor of Medway, Councillor Habib Tejan (Con). The Princess visited staff working in the emergency department as well as the maternity unit. Anne serves as the current patron of the…
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The Princess Royal and MND Scotland

As an ALS/MND advocate, I wanted to highlight the Princess Royal’s work with Motor Neuron Disease (MND) Scotland in the United Kingdom as it is a cause extremely close to my heart; MND is the British term for ALS (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis) or Lou Gehrig’s disease. The Princess Royal at the opening of the Clayton Lodge on 4 July 2019. Photo Courtesy of MND Scotland The…
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Princess Anne visits West Cumbria

Starting off July on a busy note, Princess Anne had two engagements in West Cumbria earlier this week. The Princess Royal opened The Whitehaven Campus, which combines Mayfield School with St Benedict’s Catholic High School. A £30 million campus, the site had opened its doors to students back in January. However, the school had their official opening yesterday. The Princess was welcomed by…
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Tiara Focus: Cartier Halo Tiara

The Cartier Halo Tiara earned its way into the royal history books when it was worn by Miss Catherine Middleton when she married Prince William in 2011. Commissioned by the Duke of York, Queen Elizabeth II’s father in 1936, from the House of Cartier, the tiara is made from 1000 diamonds and platinum. Embed from Getty Images Three narrow bands of brilliant cut diamonds form the base, which is…
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