The monarchy : CONTENTS


(1982 -)


Prince William
William and Kate
The Royal Baby
Royal Baby 2

(Updated on 02/08/2014)










  • The tradition and evolution of a royal birth - 23 April 2018
    "Royal births are far from private affairs. The public fascination can seem intrusive, but it’s built into the nation’s psyche.
    Which goes some way in explaining the traditions and evolution of how royal births are conducted."




  • Duchess of Cambridge on Vogue cover (April 03, 2016) - a lesson plan with AUDIO
    "A British princess has made her debut as a model on the front cover of the famous fashion magazine Vogue."


  • Duchess of Cambridge to be Vogue cover star - 30 April 2016
    "Pictures taken by British fashion photographer Josh Olins will hang in National Portrait Gallery as part of exhibition to mark magazine’s centenary."




  • "The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge
    joined City brokers on the trading floor of ICAP's London office for the company's annual charity day.
    Since it began 22 years ago, the event has raised £120m for more than 1,800 charities."



  • A letter from Kensington Palace
    "Kensington Palace has today sent the attached letter to leaders of media industry bodies and standards organisations
    in the UK and in other international markets...
    I am writing to provide an overview of the current challenges facing Kensington Palace as we seek to protect Prince George and Princess Charlotte from harassment and surveillance by paparazzi photographers...
    Paparazzi photographers are going to increasingly extreme lengths to observe and monitor Prince George's movements and covertly capture images of him to sell to the handful of international media titles still willing to pay for them. 
    One recent incident – just last week – was disturbing, but not at all uncommon..."
    (from Jason Knauf, Communications Secretary, Kensington Palace)


  • Princess Charlotte christening: Official images released - 10 July 2015

    "Sitting at the front (left-right): William, Prince George, Catherine holding her daughter and the Queen.
    Standing behind William are Catherine's family (left-right): Her father Michael, sister Pippa, brother James and mother Carole.
    Next to them (left-right): The Prince of Wales, the Duchess of Cornwall and the Duke of Edinburgh."

    Princess Charlotte is christened - 6 July 2015
    "She's just nine weeks old, but Charlotte is fourth in line to the throne."


  • Britain's new princess named Charlotte (May 6, 2015) - a lesson plan with AUDIO
    "Britain's Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have named their newborn baby daughter."







  • William and Kate opt for Kensington Palace home - 6 November 2011
    "The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have decided to take the former home of the Queen's sister, Princess Margaret, as their permanent London residence."


    Kensington Palace is n°6