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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 … READ ON

Posted: 17th, January 2013 | In: Royal Family | Comments (3) | Comments 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.”

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Posted: 11th, January 2013 | In: Royal Family | Comments (10) | Comments 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 … READ ON

Posted: 9th, January 2013 | In: Royal Family | Comment | Comments 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

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Posted: 8th, January 2013 | In: Royal Family | Comment | Comments 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

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Posted: 30th, December 2012 | In: Royal Family | Comment | Comments 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:

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Posted: 25th, December 2012 | In: Royal Family | Comment | Comments 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

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Posted: 23rd, December 2012 | In: Fashion, Royal Family | Comments (2) | Comments 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 … READ ON

Posted: 23rd, December 2012 | In: Key Posts, Royal Family | Comments (2) | Comments 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.

SpotterREAD ON

Posted: 21st, December 2012 | In: Royal Family | Comment | Comments 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

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


Kate Middleton Pregnancy Watch: Jacintha Saldanha is buried with full media pomp

KATE Middleton Pregnancy Watch: the Duchess of Cambridge in the news – day 17:

The BBC Sports Personality of the Year

US Weekly: “Pregnant Kate Middleton Feeling “Very Well” After Second Bout of Acute Morning Sickness”

“A decision wasn’t

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Posted: 18th, December 2012 | In: Royal Family | Comment (1) | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Kate Middleton Pregnancy Watch: Lord Kevin Bacon and Diana’s hair

KATE Middleton Pregnancy Watch: Day 15 of The Duchess of Cambridge’s pregnancy in the news:

Tonight Kate presented the BBC Spots Personality of the Year award to Bradley Wiggins. David Beckham failed to win with his impression of John Inman.… READ ON

Posted: 16th, December 2012 | In: Royal Family, Sports | Comment | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Kate Middleton Pregnancy Watch: Jacintha Saldanha was the ‘greatest public sorrow’ of 2012

KATE Middleton Pregnancy Watch – Day 14 of the Duchess of Cambridge womb news round-up:

Parade: “Kate’s Pregnancy: Why Are We So Obsessed?”

Because it sells magazines?

What of Jacintha Saldanha?

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Posted: 15th, December 2012 | In: Royal Family | Comment | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Kate Middleton Pregnancy Watch: Jacintha Saldanha, suicide notes, death threats and prestigious imitation

KATE Middleton Pregnancy Watch – Day 13 of the Duchess of Cambridge’s womb news: Jacintha Saldanha continues to dominate.

The front pages:

Daily Mirror: “HOAX NURSE ANGER AT HOSPITAL IN SUICIDE NOTE”
The Guardian: “Hoax call victim left … READ ON

Posted: 14th, December 2012 | In: Royal Family | Comment | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


In photos: The Queen tours Bank of England gold vaults

IN photos: Queen Elizabeth II tours the gold vault during her visit to the Bank of England in central London. You should see her basement…

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Posted: 13th, December 2012 | In: Royal Family | Comment | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Kate Middleton Pregnancy Watch: Catherine Ostler is in the know

KATE Middleton Pregnancy Watch: the Duchess of Cambridge’s womb news with Catherine Ostler – she’s in the know. She writes in the Mail:

This will be the most scrutinised, most photographed, most copied pregnancy the world has ever seen.

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Posted: 13th, December 2012 | In: Royal Family | Comment | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Kate Middleton Pregnancy Watch: Jacintha Saldanha left three notes and hanged herself

KATE Middleton Pregnancy Watch: Jacintha Saldanha hanged herself with a scarf. She left behind three suicide notes.

Sky News:

She “died days after falling victim to the hoax that targeted the hospital where the Duchess of Cambridge was being treated”.READ ON

Posted: 13th, December 2012 | In: Royal Family | Comment | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Fiji portrays Queen Elizabeth II as a lizard on its bank notes: David Icke delighted

THE QUEEN has been replaced by an iguana. Or, as David Icke and his supports would have it, Her Majesty has been unmasked and is now appearing as her natural lizard self on the bank notes of Fiji.

Also in … READ ON

Posted: 12th, December 2012 | In: Royal Family | Comment | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Kate Middleton Pregnancy Watch: The Columnists who spend hundreds of words ignoring her

KATE Middleton Pregnancy Watch: The Columnists ignore Kate Middleton:

John Walsh (Indy): He began his words on world’s news by telling reader on December 3:

Extinguish all rational thought. Abandon all hope that the Chancellor’s Autumn Statement will make

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Posted: 12th, December 2012 | In: Royal Family | Comment | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Kate Middleton Pregnancy Watch: princesses are for girls

KATE Middleton Pregnancy Watch: Peter Hunt – @BBCPeterHunt – Royal correspondent for the BBC, has a tweet:

If William and Kate’s child is a boy, the Palace say it’ll be a prince; a girl will be a princess.

Prince Edward … READ ON

Posted: 12th, December 2012 | In: Royal Family | Comment | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Kate Middleton Pregnancy Watch: The Hobbit, anorexia, Morrissey and Vicky Beckham

KATE Middleton Pregnancy Watch: The Duchess of Cambridge pregnancy in the news – Day 11: Jacintha Saldanha, Morrissey and Victoria Beckham’s Hobbit.

The front pages

Only the Daily Star leads with news of Kate’s pregnancy, and only then it’s about … READ ON

Posted: 12th, December 2012 | In: Royal Family | Comments (3) | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Kate Middleton Pregnancy Watch: Duchess to name baby after Jacintha Salanha

KATE Middleton Pregnancy Watch – Day 10 of the Duchess of Cambridge’s womb news: Can we honour Jacintha Salanha by naming the Royal baby after her? Will DJs Mel Greig and Michael Christian make a pilgrimage to see Lord Leveson … READ ON

Posted: 11th, December 2012 | In: Reviews, Royal Family | Comment (1) | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0


Kate Middleton Pregnancy Watch: narcissistic Mel and Michael weep on camera for baby Jacintha Windsor

KATE Middleton pregnancy watch: Day 8 of the Duchess of Cambridge’s pregnancy –  Royal baby named after Jacintha Saldanha; Mel Greig and Michael Christian weep on the telly:

The front pages

Sick:

The Sun: “Pregnant Kate has sickness relapse”… READ ON

Posted: 10th, December 2012 | In: Key Posts, Royal Family | Comments (5) | Comments RSS feed:RSS 2.0