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Duchess Kate in Grimsby: caption contest


Royal visit to Grimsby

THE Duchess of Cambridge sits next to a dummy of the Ship’s Mate at the Skipper’s Table on display during her tour of the National Fishing Heritage Centre, Grimsby.…

Posted: 5th, March 2013 | In: Royal Family | Comments (5) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Queen’s dicky tummy: not morning sickness, sources say

HOW does the media respond to news that Queen Elizabeth 2 is unwell? Her Majesty has been at the King Edward VII Hospital, London, where Kate Middleton went for morning sickness treatment. The Daily Mail leads with “DON’T MAKE A …

Posted: 4th, March 2013 | In: Royal Family | Comment (1) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Prince Harry knocks them bandy in Lesotho – photos

WHEN Prince Harry went to Lesotho, he met with Prince Seeiso at the Kananelo Centre for the Deaf, in the Maseru district of Lesotho. Harry danced, and in any language we knew what he meant. Extempore dancing is to most …

Posted: 27th, February 2013 | In: Royal Family | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Guess what Prince Harry’s new bird Cressida Bonas was nicknamed at school

DID you know that Prince Harry’s new girlfriend, Cressida Bonas, had a nickname in school? The Mirror says she was known as “Bon-arse” by her friends. The Mirror informs its learned readers that it’s combination of the “French word for

Posted: 24th, February 2013 | In: Royal Family | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


How Tom Parker-Bowles got a job: ouch!

TOM Parker-Bowles –  “my stepfather is Prince Charles, a lovely and glorious man” – who is profiled thus by Craig McLean in the Times:

Rather than accept his posh-bashing lot — tarred and feathered as another workshy double-barrelled waster

Posted: 21st, February 2013 | In: Royal Family | Comments (2) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Lady Mary Curzon: Cressida Bona’s mother appeared in Birds Of Britain

PRINCE Harry’s is dating Cressida BONAS. * (Her name must forever be capitalised.) La Bonas’s mother is Lady Mary Curzon, a siren of the Swinging Sixties with five children by three of her four husbands. She might be the Carol

Posted: 21st, February 2013 | In: Books, Royal Family | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Duchess Kate Middleton: ‘Mantel more like No bloody Man and tell’

AWARD-winning author Hilary Mantel says the Royal Family pick a brood mare the same way a Scientology star picks a wife. They like an easy-wipe surface. Whilst Mantel was comparing Kate Middleton to a dead-eyed mannequin, the pregnant Duchess of …

Posted: 19th, February 2013 | In: Royal Family | Comments (2) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Kate Middleton’s bikini: Quentin Letts says Chi magazine is Cheap – Daily Mail is cheaper

DOES the Daily Mail’s Quentin Letts read his own paper? Appearing on a This Morning chat about Kate Middlton’s pregnanct tum-tum, and Chi magazine’s photos of it wearing a bikini in the Caribbean, Letts opened that the magazione might be …

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


Pregnant Kate Middleton shows off her bikini curves on holiday in Mustique: the fury!

PSSST! Want to see photos of Kate Middleton on holiday in Mustique? Well, then you’ll have to buy a copy of Italy’s Chimagazine, which has published the shots of the pregnant Duchess of Cambridge. The British need to make

Posted: 13th, February 2013 | In: Key Posts, Royal Family | Comments (8) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Prince Harry Sucking On Things: a meme is born

PRINCE Harry is the gift that keeps on giving. In this photo,Prince Harry or just plain Captain Wales as he is known in the British Army, is pictured with fellow air crew in the DFAC (Dining Facility), at Camp Bastion …

Posted: 27th, January 2013 | In: Royal Family | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Prince Harry choses guns over strip Cluedo

WHO asked Prince Harry if he had killed anyone? We don’t know. But he has done. Harry says he took enemy fighters “out of the game”.

Harry’s returned from work as a co-pilot helicopter gunner in Afghanistan. Has tells

Posted: 22nd, January 2013 | In: Royal Family | Comments (2) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Princess Beatice dresses up as credit card in Berlin (expires 2017)

FACE of the day: Princess Beatrice peers through a giant credit card as she visits e-commerce company ‘Zalando in Berlin with her sister Princess Eugenie, during their first joint overseas engagement. The royal sisters will travel to Germany for a …

Posted: 17th, January 2013 | In: Royal Family | Comments (3) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


The Mona Kate: Catherine Duchess of Cambridge’s first portrait

THE Duchess of Cambridge says her first official portrait is “amazing”. The Mona KAte is the work of Paul Emsley. He was told by Kate:

“It’s just amazing, I thought it was brilliant.”

Posted: 11th, January 2013 | In: Royal Family | Comments (10) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Kate Middleton and Carole are improbable in OK!

KATE Middleton beams from the cover of OK! magazine. She seems to say: “HOW MY MUM’S HELPED PREPARED ME FOR MOTHERHOOD.”

Has Kate, Duchess of Cambridge, taken the showbiz shilling and given an interview with OK!, bastion …

Posted: 9th, January 2013 | In: Royal Family | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Kate Middleton Pregnancy Watch: Prince Charles warns against population growth

KATE Middleton Pregnancy Watch Day: Prince Charles warns against population growth:

Fashion

Vogue: “Katepedia: A Study In Royal Style”

Jo Ellison:

To celebrate the style evolution of a modern royal icon, this month Vogue, with writer Lisa Armstrong, set

Posted: 8th, January 2013 | In: Royal Family | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Kate Middleton Pregnancy Watch: Diana, Bond and lavender biscuits on ice

KATE Middleton Pregnancy Watch – Day 29 of the Duchess of Cambridge’s womb news: Diana, Bond and lavender biscuits on ice:

Cashing In

Posted: 30th, December 2012 | In: Royal Family | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Her Majesty The Queen’s Christmas Speech will be a ‘lecture’

THIS year, Her Majesty The Queen’s Christmas Speech will be a “lecture”.

As the ‘RTÉ  TV Guide states:

Posted: 25th, December 2012 | In: Royal Family | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Kate Middleton’s face turns to leather

KATE Middleton Pregnancy Watch: The Duchess of Cambridge is a bag lady:

National Ledger: “Kate Middleton is pregnant and many are celebrating including those in the fashion world.”

To celebrate the Duchess of Cambridge’s pregnancy, Gucci has made an

Posted: 23rd, December 2012 | In: Fashion, Royal Family | Comments (2) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Kate Middleton Pregnancy Watch: Jacintha Saldanha’s two suicide attempts

KATE Middleton Pregnancy Watch – Day 22: Jacintha Saldanha’s two suicide attempts and Kate’s face looks like a leathery bag.

Jacintha Saldanha

Daily Mail: “Royal nurse who answered hoax call about Duchess of Cambridge had attempted to kill herself …

Posted: 23rd, December 2012 | In: Key Posts, Royal Family | Comments (2) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Juxtaposition of the day: is the Queen leaving Prince Philip?

IS Her Majesty the Queen leaving Prince Philip?

More here, here and here.

Spotter

Posted: 21st, December 2012 | In: Royal Family | Comment | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Kate Middleton Pregnancy Watch: seeing Diana in Kate’s sickness

KATE Middleton Pregnancy Watch – day 20: Diana and more sickness:

Who’s laughing?

Germaine Greer, Brisbane Times: “Kate’s condition can kill, it’s no joke”

ON March 31, 1855, Charlotte Bronte died. She was 38 years old, married a mere

Posted: 21st, December 2012 | In: Royal Family | Comments (2) | Follow the Comments on our RSS feed:RSS 2.0