Tag: camilla

A True Story of People Princess in Her Own Words with Eyes Full of Tears

A True Story of People Princess in Her Own Words with Eyes Full of Tears

Princess Diana
'I tried to cut my wrists just weeks after the wedding': Secret tapes in which Princess Diana poured out her despair reveal how terrifyingly quickly her fairytale marriage unravelled In 1991, few people knew the truth about Princess Diana's marriage: that it was falling apart... and that Charles had rekindled his relationship with Camilla Parker Bowles. Devastated, she decided to make her side of the story public by recording her thoughts for author Andrew Morton via a go-between. Her one condition: that her involvement be kept a strict secret. The book he wrote — Diana: Her True Story — caused a sensation. Now, 20 years after her death, it is being republished, with transcripts of those tapes. Our second extract begins just two days before her wedding on July 29, 1981 — which
Why Prince Harry Doesn’t Ride on Horseback During Trooping the Colour — and Sits with Catherine Duchess of Cambridge Instead!

Why Prince Harry Doesn’t Ride on Horseback During Trooping the Colour — and Sits with Catherine Duchess of Cambridge Instead!

Prince Harry
During the festivities this weekend, which celebrate the Queen’s official birthday, Prince Harry won’t be riding horseback alongside his father, Prince Charles, and brother, Prince William. Instead, he’ll likely be seated in one of the many carriages that carry the members of the royal family to Buckingham Palace in the annual event’s traditional parade. In years past, he’s sat in the same carriage as Princess Kate and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall. But why doesn’t Harry get to ride on horseback like William and Charles do? Well, it’s a matter of position. Prince William and Prince Charles are royal colonels, which is a position given by the Queen to a member of the royal family that serves as Colonel-in-Chief of a regiment in the British army or navy. In addition to William an