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Queen Elizabeth’s family visits to Balmoral could look different this year

By Jamie Samhan. 17 seconds ago When Queen Elizabeth and Prince Philip made the annual summer trip to Scotland's Balmoral Castle, it was already apparent that things would look different this year due to COVID-19. Usually when she heads there in July, it wasn't until early August that the Queen made the trip. And depending on how the pandemic is shaping up, it could also extend your stay beyond October. While in quarantine at Windsor Castle, all precautions were taken for the Queen, 94, Prince Philip, 99, who had the "Windsor bubble" consisting of a minimum staff of around 22 people. The same rules have now been implemented with the "Balmoral bubble". "The couple have remained in Windsor throughout the closing of the pandemic and will relocate to the Aberde...
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Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visit Shire Hall Care Home in South Wales to play bingo

By Aynslee Darmon. 22 seconds ago Photo: REUTERS The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge traveled to South Wales to play bingo and other arcade games. According to Kensington Palace, Prince William and his wife Kate Middleton joined the workers at the Shire Hall Care Home in Cardiff on Wednesday, where they spoke to staff, residents and their families about how the coronavirus pandemic has impacted their lives. RELATED: Queen, Prince William, and Kate Middleton Send Sweet Messages to Meghan Markle on Her 39th Birthday The royal couple previously visited the home via video chat earlier this year. After a tour of the Island Leisure amusement arcade and meeting the owners and staff members, William and Kate also visited the beach hut...
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Kate Middleton helps support vulnerable families while visiting the UK Baby Bank

By Becca Longmire. 1 hour before Kate Middleton paid a visit to a baby bank in South Yorkshire, UK on Tuesday. After her long work supporting families, the Duchess of Cambridge visited Baby Basics UK in Sheffield to help download a delivery palette and sort donations before speaking to families about her experience with baby banks.The Duchess of Cambridge has brought together 19 British brands and retailers to donate more than 10,000 new items to more than 40 baby banks across the UK. #SupportingBabyBanks pic.twitter.com/CanlIXMltC - The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge (@KensingtonRoyal) August 4, 2020RELATED: Queen Kate Middleton Shares Heartfelt Messages As Royal Family Celebrates 150th Anniversary Of British Red Cross Baby banks aim to support and empowe...
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Queen, Prince William and Kate Middleton send sweet messages to Meghan Markle on her 39th birthday

By Becca Longmire. 13 seconds ago The royal family wished Meghan Markle a happy birthday when she turned 39 on Tuesday. The Queen led birthday wishes, as the royal family's Twitter account shared a photo of the couple during a joint visit to Chester, UK, in 2018.🎂🎈 Wishing the Duchess of Sussex a very happy birthday! Queen The Queen and Duchess are pictured during a joint visit to Chester in 2018. pic.twitter.com/jTv8NmISYo - The royal family (@RoyalFamily) August 4, 2020Prince William and Kate Middleton also posted an adorable photo of the Duchess of Sussex speaking to a girl on Twitter. RELATED: Meghan Markle makes a generous donation to an organization that supports refugees and migrants They shared:Wishing the Duchess of Sussex a happy birthday tod...
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Queen Kate Middleton shares heartfelt messages as the royal family celebrates the 150th anniversary of the British Red Cross

By Becca Longmire. 19 seconds ago Members of the royal family unite to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the British Red Cross on Tuesday. The Queen, Prince Charles, Duchess of Cambridge and Princess Alexandra have paid tribute to British Red Cross staff and volunteers as the charity marks its milestone. Her Majesty the Queen, the Patroness of the charity for over six decades, sent a heartfelt message of congratulation, writing: “As Patron of the British Red Cross, I send my warmest congratulations to the Society's staff and volunteers on the occasion of its hundred and fiftieth anniversary. “Whether those involved in the Society are helping people get home safely from the hospital, offering post-disaster care and support, volunteering at a store, administer...
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Prince Louis issues adorable, never-before-seen photos shared by Prince William and Kate Middleton

By Becca Longmire. 18 seconds ago Prince William and Kate Middleton shared some adorable never-before-seen photos of Prince Louis to thank fans for sending good wishes on his second birthday in April. @katsroyalletters posted a photo on Instagram of the thank you letter sent by the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge. Louis could be seen beaming from ear to ear in the sweet photos taken by his mother Kate. RELATED: Prince William Reveals Why George, Charlotte, and Louis Looked at Him 'in Horror' The royalty note read: “The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge appreciated your kind thought in writing to Prince Louis as he did on his second birthday. "This was greatly appreciated by Their Royal Highnesses who sent their best wishes."See this post on Insta...
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Prince William and Kate Middleton invite children for a special summer getaway

By Becca Longmire. 20 seconds ago Joe Giddens photo - WPA Pool / Getty Images Prince William and Kate Middleton have been making the most of the sunny weather in the UK. According to mirrorThe Duke and Duchess of Cambridge took their children, Prince George, 7, Princess Charlotte, 5, and Prince Louis, 2, on a trip to the Isles of Scilly, near the coast of Cornwall, before they return to school next month. The family reportedly also joined Carole and Michael Middleton in the vacation home, which features "a large infinity pool and spectacular ocean views." RELATED: Prince William and Kate Middleton 'sad' and 'disappointed' in claims against them from new Prince Harry and Meghan Bio Sources told the Mirror that William and Kat...
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Prince William And Kate Middleton ‘Sad’ And ‘Disappointed’ In Claims Against Them From New Prince Harry And Meghan Bio

By Jamie Samhan. 11 secs ago With the new Prince Harry and Meghan Markle biography Finding Freedom on the verge of being released, it comes as little surprise that tensions in the royal household are at a high. Over the weekend, the book has been serialized in The Time and Sunday Times, including excerpts on Meghan and Kate Middleton’s relationship, or rather, lack of. “Although Meghan might have understood Kate’s wariness to strike up a meaningful friendship, they were still no closer by the time she was a fellow senior working member of the royal family and the wife of William’s brother. Flowers for her birthday were nice, but Meghan would far rather have had Kate check in on her during the most difficult times with the press,” the book reads. It adds, “At the outset of h...
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Meghan Markle ‘Expected Kate Middleton To Reach Out And Give Her The Lie Of The Land’

By Jamie Samhan. 3 mins ago Meghan Markle and Kate Middleton’s relationship was strained from the start. The latest excerpt from Finding Freedom in The Sunday Times tells of the “duelling duchesses” and how when Meghan joined the royal family she had hoped that Kate would reach out, but she didn’t. When Prince Harry first met Meghan, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge were worried things were moving too quickly and that “Harry wasn’t blindsided by lust.” RELATED: ‘Finding Freedom’: Prince Harry And Meghan Markle Were ‘Fed Up Of Not Being Taken Seriously’ “A happy and content Harry is rare, so to see him practically skipping around was a delight,” a source told authors Omid Scobie and Carolyn Durand. “But at the same time William has always felt he needs to look out for Harry...
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‘Finding Freedom’: Prince Harry And Meghan Markle Were ‘Fed Up Of Not Being Taken Seriously’

By Jamie Samhan. 4 hours ago Much of the lives of the royal family are kept behind lock and key and while Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s life has been partly played out in the media, the new biography Finding Freedom: Harry and Meghan and the Making of A Modern Royal Family will finally answer questions everyone has wanted to know. Ahead of the August 11 release, the book is being seralized in The Times and The Sunday Times and reveals the lengths that the “men in the grey suits” and senior courtiers tried to go to restrict the popularity of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex as they were “propelling the monarchy to new heights around the world.” Omid Scobie and Carolyn Durand write that the couple grew frustrated with being restricted on what they could do and when they coul...
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Prince William And Kate Middleton Announces Huge Donation To Help With COVID-19 Relief

By Jamie Samhan. 7 mins ago Kensington Palace Prince William and Kate Middleton’s Royal Foundation is giving back in a big way. The Royal Foundation has donated over $2 million in support to mental health groups and the frontline community. With the funds, over 250,000 emergency responders will have access to peer-to-peer support in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. Teachers, children and their parents will also be provided support in dealing with anxiety as schools reopen in September. RELATED: Princess Beatrice Walks Down The Aisle In The Queen’s Vintage DressWhile speaking with representatives from benefiting organizations of the COVID-19 Relief Fund earlier this week, Kate Middleton said, “Over recent months we have all been in awe...
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Kate Middleton Shares Adorable Snaps Of Prince George To Celebrate His 7th Birthday

By Becca Longmire. 3 mins ago Prince George is turning seven and the Duchess of Cambridge is sharing some new photos of young royal smiling from ear to ear to help celebrate his big day. The little royal celebrates his birthday Wednesday, and to mark the special occasion, his mother Kate Middleton and father Prince William released two sweet photographs. Photo: Duchess of Cambridge — Photo: Duchess of Cambridge RELATED: Prince George’s Godmother Enjoys Gifting Him Noisy Toys, Just Like Princess Diana Did For Her Children The pics were taken earlier this month by the Duchess of Cambridge and show just how much George has grown. Kate is likely going to be making a special birthday cake for her eldest child. She previously said during an appearan...