Prince Harry’s speech leaves Kate in tears

Prince Harry’s ‘emotional’ speech leaves Kate in tears Prince Harry’s heartfelt speech at the post royal wedding evening reception on Friday moved his new sister-in-law Kate. While paying tribute to his brother ‘The Dude’ and his new wife, Harry told the couple’s friends and family that he loved Kate “like a sister.” Kate went “very emotional and touched” by his …

Victoria Scott-RichardsPrince Harry’s speech leaves Kate in tears

Kate Middleton begins royal life

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge enjoyed a private weekend together and were last night believed to be holed up in Windsor Castle. But they are keen to settle straight back into their quiet and modest life on secluded Anglesey in North Wales. It is a world a million miles away from her lavish Westminster Abbey wedding and instant global …

Victoria Scott-RichardsKate Middleton begins royal life

Blowing the budget for the wedding

Brits have blown more than $85.19 million on royal wedding paraphernalia, including a boom in cucumber sales, as the patriotic nation buzzed with excitement for the wedding of Prince William and Catherine. In the lead-up to Friday’s marriage of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, shops sold out of bunting as almost every London property turned red, white and blue. …

Victoria Scott-RichardsBlowing the budget for the wedding

Wedding dress to go on display

Designed by Sarah Burton of Alexander McQueen, it is expected to become one of London’s biggest tourist draws. Possible venues include the State Rooms at Buckingham Palace or Hampton Court Palace, where a team from the Royal School of Needlework helped in the dress’s creation. It was made amid such secrecy that the lacemakers were not told that the project …

Victoria Scott-RichardsWedding dress to go on display

William to whisk Kate on a-night tropical honeymoon

Prince William is to whisk his bride away to a secret hideaway in the Indian Ocean for a ten-day holiday later this month. But on their return, just four months after the wedding, the couple face a ten-week separation as William is sent to the Falkland Isles to further his helicopter training. Partners are banned from joining those serving in …

Victoria Scott-RichardsWilliam to whisk Kate on a-night tropical honeymoon