The day she died, they were due to see her after nearly a month.
The world remembers how shocking the death of Princess Diana was, especially as she was leaving behind two young princes. But the memory of that fateful day is made even more shocking by the fact that both Prince Harry and Prince William hadn't seen their mother for almost a month before she passed away.
Prince Harry and Prince William play polo together
Prince Harry has talked candidly about his mother's death on many occasions recently, confessing that he had to have counselling in recent years after suppressing his grief for so long. But part of that grief no doubt was the thought that they were due to reunite with Diana on the very day that she was involved in a fatal car accident.
Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, visits a Centrepoint hostel in London. As Royal Patron of Centrepoint, the leading youth homelessness charity for 16-25 year-olds, The Duke will spend time meeting young people who rely on the charity to help them. - London, United Kingdom - Tuesday 10th January 2017
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge weren't the only special guests at the Royal James Bond screening.
The world premiere of the new James Bond film 'Spectre' was a Royal affair last night (October 26th 2015), as the red carpet played host to the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge (aka Prince William and Kate Middleton) as well as the stellar cast led by Daniel Craig and a number of other superstar faces from Shirley Bassey to Martin Freeman.
Lea Seydoux, Daniel Craig and Monica Bellucci at 'Spectre' premiere
The Royal Film Performance took place at the Royal Albert Hall in London in association with the Cinema and Television Benevolent Fund (CTBF); a charity that raises money for people working behind the scenes in the movie and television industry who have suffered financial setbacks in their lives. As well as the future King and his wife, Prince Harry was also spotted at the event, while previous events have even seen the Queen herself in attendance.
Hollywood royalty met British royalty on Friday when the two couples enjoyed tea at Kensington Palace.
Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt accepted a very royal invitation on Friday, when they joined Prince William and Kate Middleton, The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, for tea and Kensington palace. It was the first time the two couples had sat down together, with the 'informal' meeting being said to have taken months to co-ordinate.
Brad and Angelina enjoyed tea at Kensington Palace on Friday.
A Kensington Palace spokesman confirmed to US Weekly that the meeting took place saying, "The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge met with Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie Pitt at Kensington Palace on Friday afternoon."
Pippa Middleton has been criticised by animal rights groups, WDC and PETA, for admitting to tasting whale meat whilst on holiday in Norway.
Pippa Middleton, the sister of The Duchess of Cambridge, has been criticised by animal rights groups after she admitted eating whale meat on a recent trip to Norway. Whaling continues in Norway but is illegal and socially unacceptable in the majority of the world.
Pippa Middleton admitted to eating whale meat in an article for The Telegraph.
The royals are keen to avoid the "media circus" that occurred in July 2013 when Prince George was born.
With only a matter of weeks to go before her due date, Kate Middleton and Prince William are reportedly making plans to avoid the twenty-four hour news palaver that surrounded the birth of Prince George two years ago.
The Duchess of Cambridge is due to give birth to her second child this month, but the couple are insisting upon their right to privacy this time around. Both press and the public will not be allowed to wait around on the street outside the private Lindo Wing at St. Mary’s Hospital in Paddington, London, although they assured the Daily Mail that they are “grateful” for the interest.
Kate Middleton and Prince William
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The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are said to have gone the traditional route and placed an advertisement for a housekeeper in British magazine The Lady.
Prince William and Kate Middleton are reportedly looking for a new housekeeper, as the expanding family prepares to move into their ten-bedroom Amner Hall property in Norfolk. The country house, which was gifted to the Duke and Duchess by the Queen as a wedding present, also boasts a swimming pool and tennis courts, with the couple reportedly planning to movie in next month.
William and Kate are reportedly advertising in The Lady.
According to the Daily Mail a notice which appeared on the magazine’s online home page yesterday and will also appear in print seeking an ‘experienced housekeeper for a large family home in Norfolk’ was placed by the royal couple.
'Downton Abbey' is currently filming its sixth series, and it was honoured by the visit of some real life royalty.
‘Downton Abbey’, the hit British TV drama about a fictional aristocratic family, has just received a real life royal visit from Kate Middleton, Duchess of Cambridge.
Kate, who is now heavily pregnant, mingled with the cast and crew of the show at its east London studio when the dropped by on Thursday. By all accounts they were thrilled to meet the Duchess, who is a self-professed fan of the show.
The Duchess of Cambridge paid a visit to the set of 'Downton Abbey'
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Eddie Redmayne may be sitting on top of Hollywood after his Oscar win, but the actor was once serving drinks to rowdy soap stars.
On Sunday evening the world watched Eddie Redmayne take home the Best Actor Oscar for his performance as Stephen Hawking in The Theory of Everything. The British actor looked visibly shocked as he accepted the golden statue, telling the audience, "I don't think I'm capable of articulating quite how I feel right now.”
Eddie Redmayne after his Oscar win
But before he became an award winning movie star, Eddie Redmayne was just another pupil at the ultra posh English college Eton, living in the shadow of a famous classmate, one Prince William.
The Duke of Cambridge will make the trip in late February and Early March on his own as his wife will not travel due to her pregnancy.
Prince William is scheduled to visit China and Japan in early 2015 at the request of Her Majesty's Government, Kensington Palace has confirmed. However, the Duke of Cambridge will making this a solo official visit as his wife Kate Middleton will not travel due to her pregnancy.
Prince William will travel to the two countries alone
William is set to spend approximately three days in each country from late February to early March, visiting major cities including, Tokyo, Beijing and Shanghai. This will be the most high-profile visit to China since Queen Elizabeth and the Duke of Edinburgh were guests of the country in 1986.
A face-to-face meeting with the royal family has many strict requirements!
Any American journalists who are hoping to interview Prince William and Kate Middleton during their stateside visit next month will have to learn a few royal family rules, one of them being a strict dress code while in the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's presence.
Prince William and Kate Middleton will be visiting the U.S. next month
"Journalists wishing to cover Royal engagements, whether in the United Kingdom or abroad, should comply with the dress code on formal occasions out of respect for the guests of The Queen, or any other member of the Royal Family," read an announcement on the British Monarchy's official website.
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