Queen Elizabeth flies into London to meet Prince Louis

Queen Elizabeth flies into London to meet Prince Louis

Her Majesty The Queen flew into Kensington Palace yesterday to meet Prince Louis for the first time.

The Queen took the 40-minute helicopter trip into London from Windsor Castle where she has been staying with Prince Philip while he recovers from his hip operation. 

Prince Louis is Queen Elizabeth’s sixth great-grandchild and third child of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge.

While it was certain…

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The Princess Palaver: what is a royal’s occupation?

The Princess Palaver: what is a royal’s occupation?

While there is always much guessing around the arrival of any new royal Cambridge baby, some things are certain. One is that we’ll all be looking at the Duchess of Cambridge walking out of the Lindo Wing with her newest arrival in her arms wondering how on earth she looks that well so soon after having a baby. The other is that once the birth registration is made public, somewhere there will be…

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The Duke of Cambridge signs Prince Louis’ birth register

The Duke of Cambridge signs Prince Louis’ birth register

Born just over a week ago, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have formally registered their newborn son’s birth from the comfort of their own home.

This morning, Prince William signed the register at Kensington Palace with a Registrar from the City of Westminster Register Office as a witness.

Prince Louis’ parents are both listed with the occupations of ‘Prince of the United Kingdom’ and…

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Legoland offers anyone named Louis in the UK free entry to Windsor theme park

Legoland offers anyone named Louis in the UK free entry to Windsor theme park

The bookies might not have bet on Louis, but for those who share the name with the newest member of the Royal Family, there’s free admission to Legoland.

After the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge announced their newborn son’s name on Friday morning – Louis Arthur Charles – Legoland Windsor Resort posted the offer on its website.

“If you share the name of the new prince you get free entry to the…

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‘Mary’ is now the favourite name for baby Cambridge number three

If you’re hoping to make a winning bet on what the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge will name their third baby, bookmakers have recently boosted the odds for the name Mary. The name got a boost from betters in the northwestern part of England, which led to Mary’s rise to the top of the list. “We can’t quite put our finger on the link between Mary and the North West,” said Jessica Bridges, who works…

Prince William gives impassioned speech on homelessness

Last night, Prince William hosted the third annual Centrepoint Awards at Kensington Palace. The night honoured those who are working to find a end to homelessness. After mingling with guests, the Duke of Cambridge, who is patron of Centrepoint spoke of his own frustrations of the homelessness problem. “The courage these young people have shown in spite of the most difficult of circumstances is an…

The Cambridges conclude day one of their Swedish visit alongside Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge kicked off their four-day Scandinavian tour this morning in Sweden with a visit to Vasaparken, in Stockholm’s city centre to learn about bandy hockey and its popularity in Sweden. Both the Duke and Duchess took penalty shots while braving the below freezing temperatures. Prince William beat his wife 2-1. Bandy hockey is like ice hockey except it is played with a…