Saturday, May 19, 2018

Prince Harry Conferred Title Duke of Sussex

Queen Elizabeth II conferred Prince Harry with the title Duke of Sussex upon his wedding day. He will also be known as the Earl of Dumbarton and Baron Kilkeel. When she marries Harry, Meghan will become HRH The Duchess of Sussex.

Meghan Markle's Wedding Dress and Jewellery

The Royal Family website finally released the details on Meghan Markle's wedding dress and jewellery. Her wedding gown was designed by Clare Waight Keller for Givenchy. She wore Queen Mary's diamond bandeau tiara, loaned by Queen Elizabeth II. Her veil was edged with a flora design representing the 53 countries of the Commonwealth, Nottingham Cottage and California. In her bridal bouquet, she included forget-me-nots, in tribute to Prince Harry's late mother, Diana. The press release also includes details on Meghan's wedding shoes, bridesmaids' dresses, pageboy outfits and her mother's dress.

The Order of Service for the Marriage of Prince Harry with Meghan Markle

The Royal Family website released this morning the Order of Service for the marriage of Prince Harry with Meghan Markle.

On page nine of the Order of Service, it lists Meghan's father as part of the procession in the following, The Bride, having been greeted by the Dean of Windsor, moves in procession through the Nave where she is joined by her Father, Mr Thomas Markle, to the High Altar. The Bridegroom and his Best Man await. As the programs had already been printed, Kensington Palace tweeted a press release statement on Friday, May 18th that The Prince of Wales would accompany Ms. Markle down the aisle of the Quire of St. George's Chapel on her Wedding Day.

LIVE: The Wedding of Prince Harry to Meghan Markle

The Royal Family YouTube channel is streaming live the wedding of Prince Harry to American actress Meghan Markle.  The ceremony will take place in St. George's Chapel on the grounds of Windsor Castle. It will begin at 1100 BST.

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Engagement Interview

Prince Harry asked Meghan Markle to be his wife whilst roasting a chicken at Nottingham Cottage on the Kensington Palace grounds. They met on a blind date arranged by a mutual friend. He proposed with a Botswana diamond on a yellow gold setting surrounded by diamonds from his mother's jewellery collection. 

Meghan Markle is an American actress. She is best known for her character, Rachel Zane, on the USA cable network TV drama Suits.


The full interview is posted here on the BBC News YouTube channel.
 

Wednesday, July 24, 2013

Baby Prince Named George

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge announced today the names of their newborn son. His names are George Alexander Louis. He will be known by His Royal Highness Prince George of Cambridge.

Here is a list of current royal family members with the names George, Alexander or Louis.
 
The Prince of Wales, Charles Philip Arthur GEORGE
The Duke of Cambridge, William Arthur Philip LOUIS
The Earl of Wessex, Edward Antony Richard LOUIS
The Duke of Gloucester, Richard ALEXANDER Walter GEORGE
The Earl of Ulster, ALEXANDER Patrick Gregers Richard
The Duke of Kent, Edward GEORGE Nicholas Paul Patrick
The Earl of St. Andrews, GEORGE Philip Nicholas
Baron Downpatrick, Edward Edmund Maximilian GEORGE
Albert LOUIS Philip Edward Windsor (son of Lord Nicholas Windsor)
Columbus GEORGE Donald Taylor (son of Lady Helen Taylor)
Prince Michael of Kent, Michael GEORGE Charles Franklin
Lord Frederick Windsor, Frederick Michael GEORGE David LOUIS
ALEXANDER Charles Ogilvy (son of James Ogilvy and grandson of Princess Alexandra of Kent)
Photo: © Press Association

Monday, July 22, 2013

LATEST NEWS: Catherine Gives Birth to a Prince

The Duchess of Cambridge has given birth to a prince at 4:24 pm (local time).  The boy weighed 8lbs and 6oz. Catherine will remain at St. Mary’s Hospital overnight.

The prince is the third great-grandchild for Queen Elizabeth II.