PRINCE Charles will be Britain's next monarch and is the longest-serving heir in the nation's history. Earlier this year he watched his youngest son Prince Harry marry Meghan Markle - and played a major role in their Royal Wedding. How old is Prince Charles? Prince Charles is first in line to the British throne as the eldest child of Queen Elizabeth II. The heir apparent is 70 years old and was born on November 14, 1948. The throne will pass to Prince Charles if the Queen, 92, abdicates, retires or dies – and according to reports, abdication could be a real possibility. Her Majesty is said to have told her inner circle that if she is still on the throne at the age of 95, she will ask for a piece of legislation to grant her eldest son full power to reign while she is alive. The line of succession for the British throne1. The Prince of Wales (Prince Charles) 2. The Duke of Cambridge (Prince William) 3. Prince George of Cambridge 4. Princess Charlotte of Cambridge 5. … [Read more...] about How old is Prince Charles and why did he walk Meghan Markle down the aisle at the royal wedding?
Watching the royal wedding
The choir who sang for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle at their wedding are coming to Kent - and are looking for young singers to sing with them.The Kingdom Choir have released their debut album Stand By Me since being watched by the world as they performed the title track at the Windsor wedding in May last year, and are due to perform at the Marlowe Theatre in Canterbury on Bank Holiday Monday, May 27.Their rendition of Stand By Me went straight in at No.1 in the Billboard Gospel songs chart after the wedding and received more than 10 million YouTube views.To be in with a chance of performing with the choir in Canterbury, youth choirs need to send a YouTube link of one of their performances and complete an application form.Conductor Karen Gibson said: "Being part of the Royal Wedding was such an honour and we were delighted to be part of such a prestigious national day of celebration. We want to share our experience and dreams, and hopefully inspire a new generation of singers."For … [Read more...] about A chance to sing alongside the royal wedding choir
From royal weddings to World Cup fever, 2018 has been an eventful year which has produced some unforgettable moments captured by the world’s best photographers. The past 12 months have included a handful of treasured royal moments including the birth of Prince Louis in April. In May, people around the world were glued to their TVs as the Queen’s grandson Prince Harry married American bride Meghan Markle in a glittering ceremony watched by millions. Royal fans once again lined the streets of Windsor in October when Princess Eugenie tied the knot with Jack Brooksbank in a beautiful ceremony attended by scores of A-list guests. Aside from royal events, some of the most striking pictures taken in 2018 capture moments of sadness and mourning. One picture taken last month shows a sea of floral tributes left for Leicester City’s late owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabh, who died with four others when his helicopter crashed at King Power Stadium. … [Read more...] about Pictures of the year 2018: From the Royal wedding to World Cup fever
Netflix has started teasing out the upcoming sequel to its acclaimed romantic comedy A Christmas Prince. The site released the first trailer for A Christmas Prince: The Royal Wedding on Thursday. Journalist-turned-blogger Amber Moore returns for this second instalment, which begins 349 days after she agreed to marry Prince Richard, the heir to the crown of the foreign nation of Aldovia. Amber originally featured in A Christmas Prince as a magazine writer sent to Aldovia to investigate rumours that Richard is planning to abdicate. A Christmas Prince ended after the journalist quit her magazine job, started her own blog, and became engaged to Richard. The new chapter of her adventures, set to premiere on 30 November, sees Amber preparing for her new life as a royal and planning her wedding. A Christmas Prince: The Royal Wedding comes six months after Meghan Markle tied the knot with Prince Harry, and seven years after Kate Middleton … [Read more...] about Netflix releases first trailer for ‘A Christmas Prince’ royal-wedding-themed sequel
The royal wedding between Meghan Markle and Prince Harry tore the Markle family apart, the Duchess of Sussex’s nephew has claimed. Tyler Dooley has spoken publicly about the nuptials between his aunt and Harry, saying he wants to “set the record straight”. The 25-year-old medicinal-use cannabis farmer appeared on a reality TV show discussing his family. He is the latest member of Meghan’s family to publicly offer his opinion on the marriage after Meghan’s sister, Samantha Markle. Mr Dooley hit out at the royal family, claiming they could have offered more guidance to the Markles. He also said he was disappointed to have not been invited to the May ceremony, which was watched by millions. He also defended Meghan’s father, his grandfather, Thomas Markle, and said: “He worked hard for my whole family, for my whole life.” Mr Dooley said Prince Harry was "a pretty cool guy" and he was happy Meghan had found "someone that she loves". Appearing … [Read more...] about Meghan Markle’s nephew claims royal wedding ‘tore his family apart’