Day: February 10, 2017

5 reasons we could expect a spring engagement from Prince Harry and Meghan Markle

5 reasons we could expect a spring engagement from Prince Harry and Meghan Markle

Prince Harry
The new royal relationship has ticked every box so far. Prince Harry's relationship with Suits actress Meghan Markle is showing no signs of slowing down, with the pair steaming ahead with their romance after approximately six months of dating. Ever since the 32-year-old prince released a protective statement via Kensington Palace in November 2016 – which also confirmed their relationship by referring to Markle as his "girlfriend" – engagement rumours have been swirling. Friends of the couple said that "Harry is truly in love" earlier this year, adding, "They're very serious." Insiders have also hinted that the couple may be heading down the aisle in the near future. Based on the couple's progress so far, here's a few indicators that we could be expecting a spring engagement. She's m
Catherine Duchess of Cambridge to visit 6 different patronages in the first two months of the year is odd

Catherine Duchess of Cambridge to visit 6 different patronages in the first two months of the year is odd

Duchess Catherine
Catherine Duchess of Cambridge to visit Action for Children for the first time as Patron Back on December 20, 2016, Kate Middleton took on three of the Queen’s former patronages. Two of them were tennis/Wimbledon related, and the other one was Action for Children. KP announced yesterday that Kate will be making her first visit to Action for Children, on February 22, since becoming their Patron.   Kate will visit two Action for Children projects in Wales on Wednesday, February 22. These will be Kate’s first engagements for Action for Children since becoming their Patron, however they will be the second and third visit overall. Kate previously visited an Action for Children project back in February 2015 when she visited their Cape Hill Children’s Centre. BP announced a good te
Why Prince Harry Needs Queen Elizabeth’s Permission to Propose to Meghan Markle

Why Prince Harry Needs Queen Elizabeth’s Permission to Propose to Meghan Markle

Prince Harry
Prince Harry and girlfriend Meghan Markle have been going very strong for several months now, and it appears if their relationship is only going to continue to heat up. But if the royal wants to pop the question to the actress in the future, he's going to need approval from his grandmother Queen Elizabeth. And it's not just because of respect or tradition—it's actually the law. As fifth in line to the throne, Harry is required to have the 90-year-old monarch's blessing to marry according to the Royal Marriages Act 1772, which gives the queen or king the right to veto the marriage of any member of his or her family. And while that law has since been repealed and replaced by more relaxed restrictions, it still stands for the first six in line to the throne. If you haven't been keeping tra