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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
Why Pippa Middleton Wedding Will Be The Biggest Wedding of The Year? Get All Details About Pippa Wedding

Why Pippa Middleton Wedding Will Be The Biggest Wedding of The Year? Get All Details About Pippa Wedding

Duchess Catherine
With less than two months to go until she weds her Prince Charming, financier James Matthews, Pippa Middleton is busy finalising plans for her big day – and it is certain to be the royal and society event of the year. As the wedding countdown begins, HELLO! can reveal that the bride has enlisted respected PR guru Jo Milloy, whose glittering client list includes Victoria Beckham, to help in the run-up to the big day, prompting speculation that Victoria may design Pippa's wedding dress. Read on for details about Pippa and James' utterly perfect English spring wedding… When and where is the wedding? As HELLO! Online previously reported, Pippa, 33, and her fiancé James, 41, will say "I do" on Saturday 20 May in Berkshire. The ceremony will take place at St Marks' Church in Englefield – a
5 Things You Never Knew About Kate Middleton Until Reading the Latest Prince Charles Biography

5 Things You Never Knew About Kate Middleton Until Reading the Latest Prince Charles Biography

Duchess Catherine
She may be one of the most followed royal family members in London. But when it comes to Kate Middleton, fans can't stop wanting to know more about the Duchess of Cambridge. Earlier this week, an extensive biography on the royal family was released across the pond. Titled Prince Charles: The Passions and Paradoxes of an Improbable Life, the finished product written by Sally Bedell Smith takes an in-depth look at the famous family. Lucky for us, Vogue was able to read it from beginning to end and share more than a few interesting tidbits. Take a look at 5 facts we learned about the Duchess of Cambridge and those closest to her. 1. Cool Queen: When Prince William and Kate were planning their dream wedding, the Queen turned out to be totally chill about the guest list. Shor...
A New Exhibition Examines the Lives of Three Forgotten British Princesses

A New Exhibition Examines the Lives of Three Forgotten British Princesses

Her Majesty The Queen
Today a new exhibition examining the lives of three somewhat forgotten princesses opens at the Yale Center for British Art. “Enlightened Princesses: Caroline, Augusta, Charlotte, and the Shaping of the Modern World” focuses on three women who married into the British royal family during the 18th century. Each wed a crown prince of Great Britain, although only Caroline and Charlotte went on to become queens. More important, the princesses had a profound effect on the intellectual interests of the court and, by extension, the wider world, during their respective heydays. Their promotion of the arts, sciences, and philanthropy helped shaped the roles of future British royal women as well. The artworks included in the show, which come from nearly 50 collections, range from an original Wed