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William, Kate and Harry set to lose press secretary

<![CDATA[The Communications Secretary to the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry is set to step down later this year to pursue a new career, retraining as a lawyer. Dr Ed Perkins is perhaps most famous for his role in handing the document to the driver to be taken to Buckingham Palace after the birth of Prince George last year and has worked at the Kensington Palace press office…
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William and Kate appoint their first Equerry

<![CDATA[The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have appointed their first equerry to their household earlier this year, The Courtier has discovered, another sign of an increasing yet inevitable focus on royal duties for the couple. Captain Florian Graham-Watson, an…
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Edward and Sophie set to swap HRHs for 'His/Her Grace' next month

<![CDATA[The Earl and Countess of Wessex are set for a week of engagements in Scotland during mid-May as Prince Edward attends the Church of Scotland’s General Assembly from 16th-24th May. During this time, he and his wife will swap their ‘HRHs’ for the higher style of His and Her Grace, as Prince Edward takes up his appointment as Lord High Commissioner to the General…
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Palace moves in to protect online name of Royals

<![CDATA[EXCLUSIVE: Buckingham Palace has taken the step of registering web addresses for members of the Royal Family this month, in what appears to be a bid to protect the online image of the family, The Courtier has discovered. The websites were registered by Buckingham…
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Windsor Castle 'fully powered' by River Thames hydropower

The new hydropower systems recently installed on the River Thames are now generating enough power for Windsor Castle, and more according to the director. David Dechambeau, Director of South East Power engineering said, “At the moment we have perfect conditions. Right…