Today, Will and Kate were supposed to embark on a number of engagements to celebrate the 73rd birthday of the National Health Service (NHS). Will and Kate are joint patrons of the Association of NHS Charities, and celebrating the NHS this year was seen as even more important than usual because 1) of the COVID-19 … Continue reading Breaking: Kate forced to self-isolate after possibly coming into contact with COVID-19
Will and Harry unveiled a statue of their late mother on what would have been her 60th birthday https://www.instagram.com/p/CQylLaaIqYp/ July 1 marked what would have been Princess Diana's 60th birthday. This was commemorated with the unveiling of a statue of Princess Diana in the Sunken Gardens at Kensington Palace by Harry and Will. Harry flew … Continue reading Weekly Royal Roundup
Harry arrived in London! He's in the UK for an unveiling of a state of his late mother this week, on what would have been her 60th birthday. Harry is staying at his rented UK home, Frogmore Cottage, and has to isolate for five days and produce a negative COVID test from the fifth day … Continue reading Weekly Royal Roundup
Writing that headline was like a game of Mad Libs. Yesterday, Carla Hayden, the official Librarian of the US Congress, posted the following tweet: https://twitter.com/LibnOfCongress/status/1407422748612202497 This was quickly picked up by Sussex reporter Omid Scobie: https://twitter.com/scobie/status/1407438118601596931 This tweet from Hayden was retweeted by the official US Library of Congress and the official US Copyright Office. … Continue reading The Librarian of Congress tweeted about a secret Meghan Markle book
With my actual job being busy and so much royal news coming thick and fast, I wrote half of this week's roundup and then forgot to finish and post it. But it's here now! Kate launched the Royal Foundation Centre for Early Childhood https://www.instagram.com/p/CQRXFHtlTtt/ This is a great story for Kate and her team, who … Continue reading Weekly Royal Roundup
Any insight into why H&M don't see value in keeping family squabbles private? Aren't they doing what M's dad did--selling family relationship to press? I think this goes back to a point that was argued in Meghan's privacy trial over the letter to her father that Associated Newspapers bought and published. It was claimed by … Continue reading Harry and Meghan Q&A Session!
Here's a brief update on the world of the royals from the past week. Prince Philip remains hospitalized He is expected to remain in hospital for rest and observation until the beginning of next week. It was just announced (in the last hour at the time of me writing this) that Prince Charles has gone … Continue reading Weekly Royal Roundup
It's official. This morning (afternoon London time), Buckingham Palace released the following statement on Harry and Meghan's status as working members of the British Royal Family: Harry and Meghan's people were quick to put out a statement that was, in diplomatic terms, "a bit sharp": The patronages lost by either or both Harry and Meghan … Continue reading Breaking: Harry and Meghan are officially out of the royal family, have been stripped of patronages
SO MUCH NEWS THIS WEEK. Princess Eugenie had a baby! He's a boy and he doesn't have a name yet. Everyone is healthy and at home. The most fun and weird bit of news about this is the rumour that they are going give him the middle name Stamp. Stamp Brooksbank was an ancestor of … Continue reading Weekly Royal Roundup
A short time ago this afternoon (Sunday, February 14), Harry and Meghan's press office announced that Meghan is pregnant. The photo that was released along with the announcement is below: This will be the couple's second baby and very happy news after Meghan's announcement of her miscarriage last year, as she wrote about in the … Continue reading Breaking: Meghan’s pregnant!