MEGHAN Markle is friendlier, more stylish and a bigger star than Kate Middleton, according to a new Top Trumps game. The kids’ card game has released a Royal Wedding edition ranking the royals in four categories and Meghan beats Kate in every way. She gets a nine for VIP status, while Prince William’s wife only gets an eight. Kate gets a nine in the “people person” and “style icon” categories, Meghan scores ten in both. The Queen trumps everyone in the VIP stakes — with a score of 100.Princes William and Harry have identical stats - VIP 9, People Person 9, Style Icon 7 - except Harry’s Big Day Rating is 100 while William’s is 90, and Harry is 33 while William is 35. Wills and Harry’s late mum Princess Diana wins out in the People Person category with a score of 10. Meanwhile, players will be praying they don’t get Meghan’s troubled dad Thomas Markle, who on Monday said he would not attend the wedding to avoid … [Read more...] about Meghan Markle is bigger star than Kate Middleton – according to Royal Wedding edition of Top Trumps
ACTRESS Louise Ford continues her role as Kate Middleton in royal spoof The Windsors Royal Wedding Special tonight. Here's everything you need to know about the actress and her world famous partner... Who is Louise Ford? What is her background? English actress Louise Ford is 34 years old. Her career has started to soar over the last few years - she played Kate in the TV series Crashing and Jane in the film Fast Girls. Louise is now reprising her role as Kate Middleton for a Royal Wedding Special of The Windsors. How long has Louise Ford been dating Rowan Atkinson? Louise and Rowan went public with their romance in 2014, after his 23-year marriage came to an end. The couple met after they starred together in a West End play in 2012. In 2016 The Sun reported that the actor, who is 28 years older than Louise, moved her into his £4.65million cottage in North London. The big move came just weeks after his divorce from his wife Sunetra. MOST READ IN TV'I'll miss … [Read more...] about Who is Louise Ford? The Windsors actress who plays Kate Middleton and girlfriend of Rowan Atkinson
MILLIONS of people around the world tuned in on April 29 2011 to watch the wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton. The royal couple tied the knot at Westminster Abbey, before travelling to Buckingham Palace for the infamous kiss on the balcony. Who designed Kate Middleton’s wedding dress? British designer Sarah Burton designed Kate’s iconic dress. She is the creative director for the label and luxury fashion house of Alexander McQueen. The dressmaker and designs were kept secret until the day of the wedding, and only when the Duchess stepped out of the car was the designer revealed. A number of names were in the running, but Sarah Burton emerged as a frontrunner early-on, causing bookmakers William Hill to suspend bets two weeks before the wedding. Kate's bridal shoes were also designed by Sarah Burton for McQueen and were made of ivory duchesse satin with lace hand-embroidered by the Royal School of Needlework. The Daily Mail later reported Sarah explaining the … [Read more...] about Kate Middleton’s wedding dress – who designed it, how much did it cost and where is it now?
THE Queen has officially given her permission for Prince Harry to marry Meghan Markle and plans are full steam ahead for Saturday’s wedding. But royal watchers have noticed a subtle difference in the way Meghan was described compared to how the Queen addressed Kate Middleton. When Prince William and Kate Middleton received their Instrument of Consent signed in 2011, the Duchess was referred to as "Our Trusty and Well-beloved Catherine Elizabeth Middleton". But Meghan is simply read "Rachel Meghan Markle". While it may seem like a snub to leave out the “well-beloved” part, there is a simple explanation. A spokesperson for The Royal Household told Fabulous Online: "Our understanding is that 'trusty and well-beloved' is customarily used for citizens of the UK and Commonwealth Realms." It is expected the Queen will write a more personal letter to the couple when they officially tie the knot. The hand-written Instrument of Consent is the official document which gives … [Read more...] about This is the reason the Queen left off ‘well-beloved’ when giving consent for Meghan Markle to marry Prince Harry… but included it for Kate Middleton
IT’S hard to cast your mind back to a time when Prince William and Kate Middleton weren’t together. The couple dated for a decade prior to getting engaged, but before Kate dated William she appears to have a definite type in men… The lovebirds met in 2001 when they were both students in residence at St Salvator's Hall at the University of St Andrews. The couple began dating in 2003 before announcing their engagement in 2010, and millions watched as they tied the knot at Westminster Abbey in 2011. However it could have been a different story, if Kate had ended up with one of her other flings. Here are some of the bachelors of the Duchess of Cambridge’s past…Rupert Finch Prince William wasn’t the only guy that Kate dated when she was studying at university. She also briefly had a relationship with lawyer Ruper Finch in 2001. It seems there are no hard feelings though, as Rupert and his then-girlfriend Lady Natasha Rufus Isaacs were invited to the royal … [Read more...] about Kate Middleton’s exes and previous relationships revealed … and she definitely has a type