Strictly’s Arlene Phillips is made a Dame Commander of the British Empire by Princess Anne

Arlene Phillips has been made a Dame Commander of the British Empire. The Strictly Come Dancing star, 78, was presented with the honour for services to dance and charity by Princess Anne, 71, at Windsor Castle, on Tuesday.  Dame Arlene was preened to perfection for the occasion in a chic fitted midi dress boasting a … Read more

Mia Tindall, eight, playfully kicks her dad Mike

Mia Tindall playfully kicked her dad Mike Tindall today as she watched him captain a football team for a charity game in Gloucester. Zara Tindall‘s daughter, eight, who yesterday joined her mother for Cheltenham’s Festival Trial, opted for a pretty amber face paint, cosy jacket and jeans to watch her sporting father play. Mike, 43, is … Read more

Zara Tindall attends the opening meeting of Cheltenham  racecourse 

Check her out! Zara Tindall is effortlessly elegant in a purple coat as she attends season opening meeting at Cheltenham racecourse Zara Tindall, 40, cut an elegant figure as she arrived at Cheltenham today  Princess Anne’s daughter donned a purple coat and black boots for the outing Beamed as she made presentations during the second … Read more

Moment royal fanatics have chance encounter with Princess Anne

Moment royal fanatics exchange ‘banter’ with ‘cheeky’ Princess Anne during chance encounter after helicopter lands at a local sports centre in Yorkshire Emma Dodsworth and Lisa Watkins finishing work in Molton, North Yorkshire Noticed a helicopter coming to land which bore the official Royal family symbol   Royal asked if were playing football because was wearing … Read more

Did Prince Philip give two-finger signal to tell the world Anne was on the way?

Was this a two-finger signal to tell the world Anne was on the way? Picture in Malta that sparked Princess Elizabeth pregnancy rumours – as photographer, 93, pays tribute to ‘very popular’ Prince Philip Frank Attard, now 93, snapped them in 1950 at their Villa Guardamangia home There, the royal pair enjoyed an idyllic two … Read more

Gang of four ‘utterly trustworthy’ women rallying round the Queen in her moment of grief

A tearful Countess of Wessex yesterday described the Queen as ‘amazing’ as she and her husband Prince Edward comforted Her Majesty at Windsor Castle. The couple had been the first to visit the grieving Monarch, and as they left the castle Sophie was visibly upset. She is one of four loyal, discreet and ‘utterly trustworthy’ … Read more

Prince Philip dies: Anne and Edward say life will now be ‘completely different’

Princess Anne and Prince Edward emotionally paid tribute to their father Prince Philip, describing how ‘life will be completely different’ without the Duke of Edinburgh as Buckingham Palace announced his death today.  In interviews recorded for broadcast after the duke had passed away, the Princess Royal and the Earl of Wessex reflected on their loving relationship with … Read more

Royal expert Lady Colin Campbell shocks Today hosts with comments about Meghan Markle and Harry

A royal expert has shocked Today hosts by accusing Meghan Markle of ‘weaponising colour’ and claiming Prince Harry wouldn’t have married her if she was white. Lady Colin Campbell, 71, appeared on the show on Good Friday, hours after dropping bombshell allegations that Princess Anne was the senior royal who made comments about Archie’s skin colour. Meghan accused … Read more

REAL royal life is revealed by Lady Pamela Hicks and her daughter India

Talk about family baggage and lines of inheritance. India Hicks — granddaughter of Lord Mountbatten; goddaughter of Prince Charles — is talking about the hand-me-downs that arrived from the royal palaces during her childhood, which her no-nonsense mother delighted in making her wear. Old posh frocks and outgrown tiaras? No, she means Princess Anne‘s underwear. … Read more