National TV crews have been parked up today (Friday, January 18) at the site of the collision involving the Duke of Edinburgh which happened yesterday afternoon on the A149 near Sandringham.The crash, between Prince Philip's Landrover and a Kia, has brought the national spotlight to West Norfolk over the past couple of days.This morning, police confirmed investigations are continuing following the crash, which happened shortly before 3pm at the junction of the B1439.Two adults and a nine-month-old baby boy were travelling in the Kia and Philip, 97, was driving the Landrover.The driver of the Kia, a 28-year-old woman, suffered cuts to her knee, while the passenger, a 45-year-old woman, sustained a broken wrist.Both casualties were treated at Lynn's Queen Elizabeth Hospital and were discharged last night.Officers said the nine-month-old boy was uninjured.A police spokeswoman said: "As is standard procedure with injury collisions, the incident will be investigated and any appropriate … [Read more...] about National TV crews park up near Sandringham at site of collision involving Duke of Edinburgh
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THE Prince of Wales turns 70 today – and to mark the occasion he will celebrate alongside inspirational Sun readers also reaching this landmark birthday. From fundraisers to football coaches, we are honouring Britain’s most deserving people at this birthday party like no other. We asked for nominees who have brightened up the lives of others and who, like Prince Charles, were born in 1948. Today the super 70 – including Age UK volunteer Eileen Thomson, inset top, who also met Charles in 1982, above – will attend an exclusive tea party at posh Spencer House, in central London. Prince Charles – joined by the Duchess of Cornwall – will be guest of honour at our exclusive bash. We profile the winners of this special birthday honour. ‘Meeting Charles? Things like this don’t happen to people like me’ WOMEN’S Institute group treasurer Kathleen Jowett visits elderly villagers with food she has rustled up for them in her kitchen. … [Read more...] about Our inspirational readers celebrating their 70th birthday alongside Prince Charles over tea
Prince Charles is heading to Northumberland on a Royal Visit. The Prince of Wales will be in the county for two days next week and will pay visits to Hexham Abbey, Alnwick Garden and a gin distillery. His first engagements will be on Wednesday where he will firstly visit the National Landscape Discovery Centre in Bardon Mill. His Royal Highness will also visit Kielder Salmon Centre later that day as he is a Patron of Salmon & Trout Conservation UK. The visit will take place a week after The Duke of Cambridge, Prince William, visits Newcastle and Gateshead. The Prince will share in the Great Exhibition of the North celebrations when he comes to the region. Here is a full list of Prince Charles’ engagements: Wednesday: • The Prince of Wales will visit The Sill: National Landscape Discovery Centre, Bardon Mill • The Prince of Wales will visit a farmers’ market in Hexham and then tour Hexham Abbey • The Prince of Wales, Patron, Prince’s Countryside … [Read more...] about Prince Charles to visit the North East a week after Prince William
THE Royal Princes hit the headlines in recent months when found the strength to open up about the struggles they faced following their mother's death. And they've also joined the Duchess of Cambridge for the Heads Together campaign, which works to dispel the stigma surrounding mental health. What is Heads Together? Heads Together is a mental health campaign led by The Royal Foundation in partnership with YoungMinds and seven other charities. It aims to challenge mental health stigma and change how it is perceived. It was made the 2017 Virgin Money London Marathon Charity of the Year and worked alongside ten runners with mental illnesses during the annual race. Heads Together commissioned a YouGov poll which found nearly half (46 per cent) of 5,003 adults, questioned in February, have talked recently about mental health, with a quarter chatting about their own psychological problems. What do Prince William, Kate Middleton and Prince Harry do for Heads Together? The … [Read more...] about What is Heads Together, and what is the latest campaign Mental Health at Work about from the mental health charity supported by Kate Middleton, Prince Harry and Prince William?
Elwazir may bid to give powerful owner Sheikh Hamdan al Maktoum a fifth win in this Saturday’s Smarkets Betting Exchange Rose Of Lancaster Stakes at Haydock Park. The Group Three contest over 1m2½f at the Merseyside track has often been used by Sheikh Hamdan as a stepping stone for his late developing middle distance performers – most famously by Nayef back in 2001. The Marcus Tregoning-trained colt won his first start as a three-year-old at Haydock and went on to land Group One glory four times afterwards in the Champions Stakes at Newmarket, the Juddmonte International at York, the Dubai Sheema Classic and the Prince Of Wales’s Stakes at Royal Ascot. The Sheikh’s most recent winner was Intilaaq, who was ridden by Warrington jockey Paul Hanagan to glory three years ago. He only ran two more times due to injury despite impressing at Haydock. Owen Burrows’ Elwazir looks a similar improving type having won both his starts this season at Sandown and … [Read more...] about Elwazir may bid to continue progression at Haydock Park