Ralph Lauren and Bill Cunningham - A variety of stars attened the Annual 2014 Couture Council Awards Benefit Luncheon in Honor of Venezuelan fashion designer Carolina Herrera - Outside Arrivals - Manhattan, New York, United States - Thursday 4th September 2014
Last week Prince William hosted a star-studded gala dinner at Windsor Castle. What was it in aid of and who was there?
Prince William is definitely in one of our top two favourite royals (Prince Harry’s in there too, we just can’t decide which of the brothers we prefer, they're both great). Wills does a ton of great charity work but The Royal Marsden has a special place in the Duke of Cambridge’s heart. The Royal Marsden is the the largest cancer research centre in Europe and was a favourite hospital of William’s late mother, Princess Diana.
Prince William hosted the star-studded gala at Windsor Castle
Following in her footsteps, the prince became president of the Royal Marsden back in 2007 and has since become deeply involved with their work. Just a few months ago, in November, William watched live surgery in the operating theatres in the surgery and he is also a supported of the Royal Marsden Cancer Charity.
Barbra Streisand is now half-way through her triumphant homecoming, having performed to a sell-out audience at Brooklyn’s Barclays Centre for the first time last night (October 11, 2012). The screen, stage and studio superstar will head back to her home town’s new massive concert venue for a second time tomorrow (October 13), before hitting the road once again as she continues her already massively successful Barbra Live tour.
Whilst blaSting out the hits last night, there was no shortage of famous faces in the crowd, with Barbara Walters, Jimmy Fallon, Sting, Katie Couric, Woody Allen, Michael Douglas and New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg all spotted in the crowd. And if that wasn’t enough, the upper echelons of the fashion world also made an appearance at the show, designers Calvin Klein, Donna Karan, Ralph Lauren and Michael Kors being spotted in the audience.
Streisand's ex-husband, Elliott Gould, was also at the event, in support of his and Barbara’s son Jason, who accompanied his mother on stage. Barbra introduced Jason to the audience as her “pride and joy,” before performing ‘How Deep Is the Ocean’ together.
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