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Brits Not Happy With Good Morning America Host

(London-AP) – Many Brits are demanding that a Good Morning America host apologize for mocking Prince George because he’s taking ballet lessons. Lara Spencer laughed as she spoke about how the prince will be studying ballet at school this year.

Her co-hosts could be heard giggling as she spoke. The 50-year-old Spencer once dressed up as Prince George for a Halloween show.

The third in line for the British throne is returning to Saint Thomas’s Battersea school next month where the curriculum includes a weekly ballet practice.

Royal Wedding: ‘I Will’..Prince Harry And Meghan Markle Tie The Knot

(Windsor Castle, UK) – The eyes of the world watched on as the long-awaited royal wedding took place today.5b004589215de849469c90cdPrince Harry and Meghan Markle are now officially known as the Duke and Duchess of Sussex. They exchanged vows at St. George’s Chapel. The 36-year-old Los Angeles-born actress wore a flowing white Givenchy  gown. Thirty-three-year-old Prince Harry and his best man, his brother Prince William, donned their military uniforms. Markle was walked down the aisle by Harry’s father, Prince Charles, as her own father was unable to attend due to health issues.Royal weddingHer mother, however, was on hand for the big day. Harry could be seen wiping away tears as a special message was read during the ceremony by his late mother’s sister Lady Jane Fellowes.

After the ceremony, the couple rode through the streets of Windsor in a horse-drawn carriage as crowds cheered them on. The couple announced their engagement late last year and their wedding today, the second for Markle, makes her just the second American to marry into the British royal family. They will be living at Nottingham Cottage on the grounds of Kensington Palace.

3e55888cc5c04ead063b4d51722d6b08--prince-of-orange-stillborn*England’s first Black Queen, Sophie Charlotte born, Princess Sophie Charlotte, was born on this date (May 19th) in 1744.

She was the eighth child of the Prince of Mirow, Germany, Charles Louis Frederick, and his wife, Elisabeth Albertina of Saxe-Hildburghausen.

Charlotte was married to King George III from 1761-1818.

Queen Elizabeth, Princes Philip and Charles and the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge watched on as Prince Harry and Meghan Markle exchanged vows.

Harry could be seen wiping away tears as a special message was read by his late mother’s sister, Lady Jane Fellowes.  The Reverend Michael Curry of Chicago delivered a powerful sermon as Prince Harry and Meghan Markle exchanged vows at St. George’s Chapel.

Markle’s veil featured hand-embroidered flowers from all 53 counties that make up the Commonwealth. She also wore a tiara, reportedly picked from Queen Elizabeth’s jewelry vault.

Just Two Weeks Until Royal Wedding

(London) – With the royal wedding just two weeks away, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle are stepping out of the spotlight to prepare. The palace released more details about the upcoming event, but Markle’s dress is still top secret. Well…depending on who you ask. The Daily Mail posted an image that is believed to be Markle’s dress; a hand-stitched, heavily beaded design that is valued at just over 100k. 4BDD03AF00000578-0-image-a-82_1525466771557The site reports, multiple royal and fashion industry sources have revealed the actress has opted for British couturiers Ralph & Russo to make the first of two gowns she plans to wear on May 19. The above mentioned that she will reportedly walk down the aisle at St George’s Chapel in front of 600 guests  – and an estimated billion TV viewers worldwide – as well as  one for the reception being held afterwards by the Queen in St George’s Hall at Windsor Castle.02-meghan-markle-prince-harry-2.w710.h473
And contrary to a published tabloid report from Markle’s half brother, the palace says Markle’s dad is invited along with her mother and both parents are going to get acquainted with Queen Elizabeth and Prince Charles a week before the wedding. MAIN-Meghan-Markle-Prince-HarryMarkle’s mother will ride with her to St. George’s Chapel on the big day, while her father will be waiting at the chapel to walk her down the aisle. The bride reportedly won’t have a maid-of-honor. Naturally, Prince William is Harry’s best man.

The late Princess Diana’s three siblings will attend the wedding, but baby Prince Louis will be resting at home. It’s still unclear if Prince George and Princess Charlotte will be among the page boys and flower girls.

Pippa Middleton’s Father-In-Law Investigated For Sexual Assault

(London) – A man related to Britain’s royal family is accused of sexually assaulting a teenage girl. Dave Matthews, father-in-law to Pippa Middleton, Princess Catherine Middleton’s sister, is now at the center of the investigation.

Police say he is accused of raping a minor in the late 90’s, although he denies the allegations. There is still no official statement from the royal family.

The Duke And Duchess of Cambridge Lead The Royals To Christmas Day Service

(London, England) – The future of the Monarchy was on display today as the Queen of England and her family attended church service on Christmas Day. William and Kate led the group as Meghan Markle was also invited and held onto Harry the entire way. It’s the first time Kate and Meghan have been photographed together. And it was also the first time Meghan was photoed curtsying before the Queen.

Video Courtesy of The Daily Mail

Bless her heart. Meghan seemed a little nervous as she took everything in. I’m sure her curtsy will smooth out a little as she continues to get used to royal behavior :). Harry looked pleased to have his future wife by his side as William and Kate looked to be giving her pointers along the way. Kate is pregnant with the 5th in line to the throne. Harry and Meghan will tie the knot in May.

Princess Kate Pregnant With Baby No. 3

(SL) – Delightful news for the Royal Family as it has been revealed that the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are expecting their child.  The boy or girl will be fifth in line to the British throne.

Kensington Palace made the announcement today.  As with all of her pregnancies, Kate is suffering from an extreme form of morning sickness, hyperemesis gravidarum,

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The Duchess canceled her appearance at a children’s hospital in London and is under strict care at the palace.

It’s believed Kate is three months along. The newest edition will join Prince George, four, and Princess Charlotte, two. Where does this leave Harry…sixth in line, unless Will and Kate have more children.

 

Royal Slit: Princess Kate Shows A Little Leg In Stunning Self Portrait Maxi Dress

(SL) –  Daring length for The Duchess of Cambridge as she attended the London premiere of ‘A Street Cat Named Bob’.  Kate wore a  crochet off-the-peg maxi dress by Self Portrait that was slit to the  thigh. The dress retails for about $400.00.3a09928600000578-3902566-image-a-15_1478201984723The private screening of short films made by those who have battled issues with drink and drugs on behalf of one of her charities, Action on Addiction was held at the Curzon Mayfair.

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Duchess of Cambridge Takes Pride of Place At State Banquet Honoring Chinese Presidnet

(Daily Mail) – The Duchess of Cambridge dazzled in the Queen Mother’s tiara as she took pride of place on the top table next to Chinese president Xi Jinping and the Queen at the state banquet held in his honor this evening.

2D99F7DF00000578-3280557-image-m-76_1445367869764The Chinese national anthem played as the 170 guests assembled in Buckingham Palace’s lavishly decorated grand ballroom for the white-tie dinner, hosted by the Queen and Prince Philip.

It was the first time the Duchess has attended a palace state dinner, which comes at the start of a four-day state visit by the Chinese leader and seen as being key to cementing economic ties between the two countries.