Articles Tagged 'Royal Wedding'


Royal Roundup: Partying With 007, Pippa, Kylie and Luxembourg

Giving and attending parties are what royals do, and this week they did a lot of it indeed. The Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall gave a formal dinner party on Wednesday night in advance of their Diamond Jubilee trip to Australia, New Zealand and Papua New Guinea next month. Aussie Kylie Minogue […]

Royal Roundup: Did Charles’ Charities Lobby Government Officials?

The Guardian is reporting that Prince Charles‘ charity organizations have been involved in lobbying members of the British government. The paper writes that letters and e-mails it has obtained show that the charities have attempted to influence ministers and officials on “politically sensitive topics,” including tax rates and regional planning and spending. “The series of […]

Royal Roundup: Prince Charles and Camilla Visit Riot Neighborhoods

Interrupting their summer vacation in Scotland, Prince Charles and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall visited some of the areas hit hardest by last week’s rioting. The couple began their tour in North London, in Tottenham and Hackney, and then went south to Lambeth and Croydon. They visited businesses and homes destroyed in the unrest, heard the […]

Royal Roundup: Small Ceremony, Big Party for Zara Phillips’ Wedding

No one was expecting Zara Phillips‘ wedding to rugby star Mike Tindall to be very much like Kate and Will‘s historic nuptials. And it wasn’t. Held in the Cannongate Kirk on Edinburgh’s Royal Mile, the ceremony on Saturday afternoon was a much smaller affair than the April royal wedding, and it was private, closed to […]

Will Paul McCartney Rock the Royal Wedding?

It looks like Florence + the Machine might have a little competition when it comes to serenading Prince William and Kate Middleton during their upcoming royal reception. The Daily Star reports that Wills and his lady love want Sir Paul McCartney to do them the honor of singing a few tunes. “William and Kate have […]