The Duchess of Cambridge may not be the centre of attention during Meghan Markle's wedding to Prince Harry but her outfit choice is sure to make headlines. The Royal wedding taking place on May 19 at St George's Chapel at Windsor Castle at 12 pm will be an event to remember. There will be plenty of outfits getting papped at the venue in the media storm in the British event of the year. The Duchess of Cambridge has always been one to watch with her perfectly polished looks for weddings in the past, with a whole host of top designer names lining up to supply her outfits. Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's wedding on May 19 is possibly the most high profile Kate will attend this year- so we can guarantee she will pull out all the stops with a show-stopping number. Kate's stylist Natasha Archer will have had a few ideas up her sleeve for the Duchesses outfit for the big day, with a thin line between looking glamorous and upstaging Miss Markle. The Dolce and Gabbana dress worn with plum lace … [Read more...] about It’s Royal Wedding week! What will Kate Middleton wear?
LONDON — The Latest on the royal baby birth (all times local): 8:00 p.m. The top White House spokeswoman is offering encouragement to the Duchess of Cambridge and Prince William now that they are the parents of three children. Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders congratulated the British royals during a White House briefing on Monday. The duchess formerly known as Kate Middleton gave birth to a son on Monday morning, and left a London hospital in the early evening holding the fresh prince.Sanders, who has three children herself, said: “From one mother to another, I know the reality of being outnumbered can be very scary, but I know she and Prince William will continue to be amazing parents.” ___ 5:55 p.m. The Duchess of Cambridge and Prince William have left a London hospital and headed home with their newborn son. The duchess, who gave birth Monday morning, emerged from St. Mary’s Hospital about seven hours later alongside her husband, holding the baby … [Read more...] about The Latest: White House spokeswoman can relate to Kate
LONDON — The Duchess of Cambridge gave birth Monday to a baby boy, a third child for her and Prince William and a younger brother to Prince George and Princess Charlotte. Some highlights of the lives of the couple and their children: —September 2001: Prince William and Kate Middleton meet at St. Andrews University in Scotland where they are both studying art history. —Christmas 2003: The pair reportedly become a couple after sharing a house together with two friends. In March they are pictured together on a skiing holiday in Switzerland. —Nov. 16, 2010: William and Kate’s engagement is announced. The prince proposed to Kate while on a private holiday to Kenya the previous month. —April 29, 2011: The pair wed in a lavish ceremony at London’s Westminster Abbey. William is made the Duke of Cambridge by his grandmother, Queen Elizabeth II, and Kate becomes the Duchess of Cambridge.—Dec. 3, 2012: The palace announces that Kate is pregnant and … [Read more...] about Key events in the life of William, Kate and their family
PRINCE WILLIAM has upgraded his royal motor to make space for his new Prince. The royal was spotted leaving the Lindo Wing with Kate in a brand spanking new Land Rover Discovery. With another baby in the gang, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have upgraded to the £60,000 seven-seater. The Discovery is one of the newest members of the Land Rover family having only launched last year. Fitting then that William should choose it as the navy blue model to take his new arrival back to the palace. William carefully put the as-yet-unnamed baby into the back in a child seat as he waved to the crowds outside the hospital. Legroom inside the Discovery is fit for a king and queen while George and Charlotte will be kept busy thanks to TV screens in the headrests. Tech also includes a huge surround sound system and an app that means William will be able to configure the seating arrangement from his phone. The royal cargo will be safe, too, as the Discovery is fitted with emergency braking, … [Read more...] about Kate and William drive royal baby home in new £60,000 Land Rover Discovery – and it’s got space for three kids
Democracy Dies in Darkness Sections Home Try 1 month for $1 Username Sign In Account Profile Newsletters & Alerts Gift Subscriptions Contact Us Help Desk Subscribe Account Profile Newsletters & Alerts Gift Subscriptions Contact Us Help Desk Accessibility for screenreader On Parenting Perspective Perspective Interpretation of the news based on evidence, including data, as well as anticipating how events might unfold based on past events by Amy Joyce by Amy Joyce Email the author April 23 at 4:59 PM Email the author If you were watching — like much of the rest of the world — Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, went home (coifed, dressed and, yes, standing up) hours after she gave birth to the royal couple’s third child. Giving birth doesn’t exactly feel like an outpatient activity to many. But watching her stand outside the hospital, holding their new bundle, almost … [Read more...] about Yes, Duchess Kate looked flawless after giving birth. No, this isn’t normal.
LONDON — The Latest on the royal baby birth (all times local): 5:55 p.m. The Duchess of Cambridge and Prince William have left a London hospital and headed home with their newborn son. The duchess, who gave birth Monday morning, emerged from St. Mary’s Hospital about seven hours later alongside her husband, holding the baby wrapped in a white blanket. The trio posed for photographers before going back inside. The royals emerged a few minutes later with their infant in a carrier and got into a waiting car.The newborn prince’s elder siblings, Prince George and Princess Charlotte, already had gone home after a brief first meeting with their baby brother. Royal officials say the baby weighed in at eight pounds, seven ounces (3.8 kilograms). The prince, whose name has not been released, is fifth in line to the British throne. ___ 5 p.m. Prince George and Princess Charlotte have arrived at London’s St. Mary’s Hospital to meet their new baby brother. Prince … [Read more...] about The Latest: Kate leaves hospital hours after giving birth
LONDON — For Kate, the wait is over. The Duchess of Cambridge gave birth Monday to a healthy baby boy — a third child for Kate and Prince William and fifth in line to the British throne.The couple's Kensington Palace office announced news of the birth around lunchtime, about five hours after the 36-year-old duchess and her husband traveled by car from their Kensington Palace home to the private Lindo Wing of St. Mary's Hospital in central London.The palace said the baby prince was born at 11:01 a.m. (1001 GMT; 6:01 a.m. EDT) and weighed in at eight pounds, seven ounces (3.8 kilograms). Prince William was in attendance, and the palace said mother and child were both doing well."The queen, the Duke of Edinburgh, the Prince of Wales, the Duchess of Cornwall, Prince Harry and members of both families have been informed and are delighted with the news," the palace said in a statement.Mixing tradition and modernity, the news was announced by the palace on Twitter and also … [Read more...] about Royal baby: It’s a boy for Kate and Prince William
The Duchess of Cambridge has given birth to her third child, a baby boy. Kate Middleton, 36, gave birth at the exclusive Lindo Wing at St Mary's Hospital in Paddington after going into labour in the early hours of Monday morning (April 23). Kensington Palace confirmed she had given birth to a boy, weighing 8lbs 7oz, shortly after 1pm, The Mirror reports. The newborn prince is brother to George, four, and Charlotte, two, and is fifth in line to the throne. The Duke of Cambridge, Prince William, was present for the birth and it has been reported that neither he nor Kate knew the sex of their baby, so the arrival of a boy was a surprise to them. Read More News you may have missed A tweet by Kensington Palace, which provides official updates on the The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry, said: "Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cambridge was safely delivered of a son at 11.01am. "The baby weighs 8lbs 7oz. "The Duke of Cambridge was present for the birth. Her Royal … [Read more...] about Kate Middleton has given birth to a baby boy
In case you live on a desert island and have managed to miss today’s Royal engagement news (yet can still mysteriously log on to CAR Online), Prince William and Kate Middleton have this morning announced their engagement.This got us thinking. The happy couple need a suitable set of wheels for the big day in spring or summer 2011, so who better to assist than CAR! Here's the quandary. The royal family has been modernising in recent times, so a horse-drawn carriage is soooo Queen Victoria, and the fuel bill for Grandma’s Rolls will surely result in mass hysteria if the tabloids become privy to it.So we need something modern. Ideally with ecological credentials. Something suitable for the wedding of the decade. We've thought long and hard and come up with a handy shortlist. Will and Kate – if you’re reading this, let us know. You have our number still, yeah?A thoroughly modern slant on a favoured marque of the Royals ProsIt kind of looks like daddy’s DB6 if … [Read more...] about What car should William and Kate drive to the wedding?
Londoners are learning that good things come in small packages, from Kate Middleton's recently bloomed baby bump, to newly rentable Smart ForTwo vehicles on the streets of the city.Starting today, Londoners who want to drive but not own a car can sign up for Daimler's Car2go. The free-floating carsharing service is already in operation in the 17th city worldwide and prices in London will be a bit higher than other places: 35 pence (about 56 US cents) a minute. In the US, the blue-and-white Smart Fortwo mhd coupés cost 38 cents a minute to drive. Through the end of the year, though, people can register for free online, at BOXPARK Shoreditch or Europcar stores within London. New users will also get 30 minutes of free driving.Car2go says other cities and towns in Great Britain will get carsharing fleets soon. It's no surprise that expansion is in the works, since the current rental rate is one every four seconds, Car2go says, averaged from all locations around the world. Details on … [Read more...] about Car2go lights up London with carsharing Smart Fortwos