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Princess Diana was murdered by a former SAS prisoner who hated his wife, says Daily Express

PRINCESS Diana is back in the news. The Daily Express leads with a shocker:

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Posted: 7th, September 2013 | In: News, Royal Family | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Princess Diana gives five stars to Naomi Watts’ Her Last Love film

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NAOMI WATTS is plugging her new film, Her Last Love, the story of her rumoured love affair with Dr Hasnat Khan:

“There were definitely moments when I felt Diana’s presence – I dreamed about her a lot, too, and

Posted: 6th, September 2013 | In: Celebrities, Film, Royal Family | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Faces of the day: The Princess Diana fans

John Loughrey (centre) looks at tributes left outside Kensington Palace, London, as a couple embrace, on the anniversary of the death of Diana, Princess of Wales, who was killed in a car crash in central Paris along with Dodi Fayed.

FACES of August 31 2013: John Loughrey (centre) looks at tributes left outside Kensington Palace, London, as a couple embrace, on the anniversary of the death of Diana, Princess of Wales, who was killed in a car crash in central …

Posted: 2nd, September 2013 | In: Royal Family | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Princess Diana murdered by a mentally ill SAS fantasist

Police services prepare to take away the car in which Diana, Princess of Wales, died in a car crash that also killed her boyfriend, Dodi Fayed, and the chauffeur. The crash happened shortly after midnight in a tunnel along the Seine River at the Pont de l Alma bridge, while paparazzi on motorcycles were following her car.

THE silly season was punctuated by the return of Princess Diana. News was that someone in or close to the SAS murdered Di. So said “Soldier N”. The story was broken by Channel 4, which noted:

“The allegations, if true,

Posted: 30th, August 2013 | In: News, Royal Family | Comments (3) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Prince George: Duchess Kate’s former piano teacher creates a song from the baby’s viewpoint

In the safe hands of the Duke of Cambridge, the royal couple and their son Prince George of Cambridge who was born yesterday, leave the Lindo Wing of St Mary's Hospital in west London.

HOW did you celebrate the birth of Prince George? The Duchess’s former piano teacher, Daniel Nicholls, has created the tune First Breath. He tells Hello! it’s “a song about birth from the baby’s point of view”.…

Posted: 10th, August 2013 | In: Royal Family | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Prince Charles cashes in on Prince George with a range of tat and drugs paraphenalia

Posted: 31st, July 2013 | In: Royal Family, The Consumer | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Prince George: The Daily Mirror fills pages with hate and love for Royal baby

HOW does the Daily Mirror report on Prince George? With confusion, covering all angles in a welter of hagiographic praise and anti-monarchical rants presented as Republicanism:

Today The People (the Mirror’s Sunday cousin) tells readers:

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Posted: 28th, July 2013 | In: Royal Family | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


The funniest moments from the Royal baby coverage on BBC and Sky News

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FOR those of you who missed the Royal Baby Prince George coverage on the telly, here are a few highlights to keep as souvenirs:

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Posted: 26th, July 2013 | In: Royal Family, TV & Radio | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


How Belfast and Dublin received news of Prince George’s birth

SO. How did the Sun’s Dublin and Belfast editions celebrate the birth of Prince George?

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Posted: 25th, July 2013 | In: Royal Family | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


The Guardian’s snobby Republicans replace the Royal baby news of Comic Con and 2D heroes

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THE Guardian gives its online readers two versions of its front page. If you’re interested in the celebrity news that everyone else is getting, you can read its welter of facts and details on the Royal baby. If you’re not, …

Posted: 23rd, July 2013 | In: Royal Family | Comment (1) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Royal Baby: ‘Its a black boy’ on Sky News with Kate Burley (video)

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SKY NEWS’ Kay Burley was LIVE! outsides St Mary’s hospital for the Royal baby’s emergence. She did not smoke. She did not not bite her nails. Burley Kate eased her nerves by talking and talking and talking. At one point …

Posted: 23rd, July 2013 | In: Royal Family, TV & Radio | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


That Royal Baby – the newspaper front pages and ‘pull outs’ (with forceps)

A ROYAL baby is born. Hold everything. Was is over. Get the experts to pen 300 words on blue planceta:

 

What was Kate’s birth weight? Hopefully, the Express’ sister organ, OK!, will confront that question:

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Posted: 23rd, July 2013 | In: Royal Family | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Brands use the royal baby to flog their crap – the best and worst examples of desperate marketing

ASK not what your  can do for your future King but what your future King can do for you. Kate Middleton and Prince William’s son is but a few hours old and already he’s working  hard:

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Posted: 22nd, July 2013 | In: Key Posts, Royal Family, The Consumer | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Royal baby: Prince William beat Hospital at Ballinrobe

TO Ballinrobe, Ireland, for the result of the Tote Return Profits To Racing M’dn H’dle on the night of the birth of Kate Middleton and Prince William’s son:

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Third was a delighted Camilla Parker …

Posted: 22nd, July 2013 | In: Royal Family | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


PROOF! Kate Middleton gave birth last week (says US tabloid)

LAST week Kate Middleton, Duchess of Cambridge, gave birth. Well so said US Globe magazine:

Prince Charles’ drunken wife Camilla suffered a devastating secret collapse as it became clear new mom Kate and her baby are going to be…

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Posted: 22nd, July 2013 | In: Royal Family | Comment (1) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Royal baby: Lupo the dog picks out the names ‘Ace’, ‘Kirk’ and ‘Joey’

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STILL awaiting for the arrival of Kate Middleton’s baby, we turn for news to Hello! magazine. Lupo, Wills and Kate’s dog, has been talking:

“According to reports, Lupo has been nothing but co-operative — helping his owners choose their baby’s

Posted: 19th, July 2013 | In: Royal Family | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Austin Mitchell’s tax rate is lower than that of the Prince of Wales

AUSTIN Mitchell’s Tax Rate Is Lower Than That Of The Prince Of Wales….

A fact which makes his comments in the Commons yesterday really rather interesting.

Mitchell announced that the Prince of Wales pays tax at a lower rate than …

Posted: 18th, July 2013 | In: Money, Politicians, Royal Family | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Royal Baby Tat Watch: The Sick Bag

YOU could use  the Royal wedding sick bag. Or you can splash out on a Royal Baby sick bag.  Designer Lydia Leith never did produce a Kate Middleton morning sickness sick bag. That would have been in poor taste:…

Posted: 18th, July 2013 | In: Royal Family, The Consumer | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


1980 snapshot: Lady Diana Spencer stalls her Mini Metro outside her Earl’s Court flat

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FLASHBACK snapshot: 1980 – “Lady Diana Spencer’s look of astonishment as she stalls her car – a new Mini Metro – outside her Earl’s Court flat when leaving for her job as a teacher at a kindergarten in Pimlico, London. …

Posted: 17th, July 2013 | In: Flashback, Royal Family | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Live from Paddington: the mad scene outside Kate Middleton’s hospital

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OUTSIDE  St. Mary’s Hospital, London, the scene is set. Men and women with ladders and cameras are waiting to hear news of  a new Royal baby.

Marcus Setchell, the Queen’s surgeon gynaecologist, is scrubbing up and giving the golden plunger …

Posted: 14th, July 2013 | In: Royal Family | Comments (8) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Kate Middleton: The most hateful Royal baby souvenirs

DUCHESS Catherine Windsor, nee Kate Middleton, is expecting a baby. The excitement outside the maternity wards at London’s St Mary’s hospital is at fever pitch. They are there to stare. But not only stare. Some subjects have prepared gifts. Let’s …

Posted: 5th, July 2013 | In: Key Posts, Royal Family | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Photos of the best and worst hats at Royal Ascot 2013

LADIES Day at Royal Ascot is that time when ladies wear unwearable hats in deference to aged protocol. The highlight was not only the Queen’s first win in the Gold Cup – Jockey Ryan Moore rode the Queen’s filly Estimate

Posted: 20th, June 2013 | In: Royal Family, Sports | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Duchess of Cambridge launches Royal Princess liner (27 photos)

President and CEO of Princess Cruises Alan Buckelew with the Duchess of Cambridge as she looks at an image taken of herself by Getty photographer Chris Jackson during a tour of the Princess Cruises ship after its naming ceremony at Ocean Terminal, Southampton.

TODAY Kate, Duchess of Cambridge, smashed 15litre of champagne into boat called the Royal Princess. We know that’s the name of because Kate told us “I name this ship Royal Princess … May God bless her and all who

Posted: 13th, June 2013 | In: Royal Family | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


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