Articles Tagged 'Prince Andrew'

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WATCH: Prince Andrew Gives Sir Patrick Stewart Vulcan Salute

Not everyone can do the Vulcan salute, but Prince Andrew, the Duke of York, showed off his ability when giving a speech at Huddersfield University in West Yorkshire, U.K. It may sound out of context for the royal to bust out the hand signal during a university awards ceremony, but he was addressing Sir Patrick […]

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Brits with Birthdays: Princess Beatrice Turns 25, and More

If fans of the British royal family and its newest member, baby Prince George, need a reminder that little royals grow up fast, they need look no further than Her Royal Highness Princess Beatrice Elizabeth Mary of York. Princess Beatrice celebrates her 25th birthday this Thursday, Aug. 8. She’s the daughter of the Duke and Duchess of York, the […]

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60th Anniversary of Royal Yacht Britannia

Ahoy there, matey. Please doff your sailor’s cap to honor a bit of British nautical history. It was sixty years ago today (April 16) that Queen Elizabeth II christened Britannia, the last in a long line of royal yachts that date back to the 17th century. For Elizabeth, Britannia was a floating royal residence, a […]

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Gallery: British Royal Babies of the Past Century

The announcement of a royal baby is always a momentous occasion, and today’s news (December 3) that the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are expecting their first child is no exception, with the web atwitter at the prospect of a new heir to the British throne. Well, we’ve been inspired to create our own album […]

Royal Roundup: Queen Leads Tribute to Britain’s Fallen Soldiers

Members of the royal family turned out in force on Remembrance Sunday to honor those who lost their lives in military conflicts since World War I. The Queen, who led the tribute at Whitehall, laid the first wreath at the Cenotaph. She was followed, in order of royal seniority, by Princes Philip, Charles, William, Andrew, […]

Royal Roundup: Kate Wows in Red and White for Canada Day

On Day 2 of her and Prince William‘s first official royal tour, Kate Middleton certainly dressed for the occasion when stepping out for Canada Day on Friday (July 1). BBC News reports that the Duchess of Cambridge went with her white “Nanette” Reiss dress, which she wore in one of her and William’s official engagement […]

Wedding May Offer Rare View of Princesses Beatrice and Eugenie

In their first appearance on the world stage as adults, Princesses Beatrice and Eugenie will be guests at the royal wedding on April 29. Can they emerge from the shadows of their controversial parents? BBC royal correspondent Peter Hunt looks at the daughters of Prince Andrew and Sarah Ferguson.

PHOTOS: Over 60 Years of British Royal Weddings

Royal weddings set the bar pretty high for the rest of us mere mortals. Featuring a level of glamour seemingly only reserved for Greek gods, a royal wedding is like a classic Hollywood premiere times a thousand. Bejeweled taffeta gowns with trains as long as avenue blocks. Gaping onlookers lining the streets ten deep elbowing […]

Sarah Ferguson’s Sad Fall From Grace…On Tape

Oh dear. What has Fergalicious gotten herself into this time? By now, I’m sure you’ve all heard about Sarah Ferguson‘s caught-on-tape attempt to gain £500,000 in cash from a “businessman” (actually a journalist from the UK tabloid News of the World) in exchange for access to her ex-hubby, Prince Andrew. If you’ve managed to avoid […]