Prins William made some notable confessions this week. That happened in an interview with ex-footballer Peter Crouch before his That Peter Crouch Podcast for BBC Radio Five Live. Among other things, he said that during a game of football he once called in one of his security people to be able to win.
William, then fifteen, had the man pose as a sniper to avoid being tackled. In doing so, he asked him to shine a red dot on his opponent “for five to ten minutes”, so that it would appear that he is being followed by a sniper rifle. “Everyone was out to break my leg,” he said in the podcast.
And that was not the only confession that William did. For example, he revealed that he is his wife Kate Middleton had once given binoculars as a gift early in their relationship. Not immediately a surprise that he had impressed. “I have no idea why I actually bought it for her. She still teases me with it so many years later. But I admit it was the most boring gift ever ”
Prince Harry, who turned up in a video call this week,in Meghan Markle would have cooperated with the two journalists who made the biography Finding Freedom have written about them. That’s what Roya Nikkhah, the royalty watcher of The Sunday Times to CBS. “The official story of the Sussexes is that Harry and Meghan did not participate in the book, but I understand that they really worked closely with the authors and made sure they had access to their friends,” said Nikkhah.
The newspaper has pre-publications of the biography Finding Freedom, which comes out in August, has already caused some excitement among followers of the British royal family, with revelations about the animosity between, for example, Harry and older brother William also received a lot of attention in other media.
Another news about Meghan: Vogue has found out which neutral nail polish the American wore on her wedding day in 2018. It concerns two shades of the CND Shellac brand: one layer ‘Unmasked’ and two layers ‘Negligee’ to finish the manicure . These are gel polishes, which can be bought here for € 29.65 per jar. These must cure under the dryer.
Camilla Parker Bowles, the Duchess of Cornwall, wore a face mask in public for the first time on Tuesday. Prince Charles’s 73-year-old wife did this for her visit to the National Gallery in central London.
She wore a navy blue dress for the occasion, and had apparently matched her peacock feather mask to her clothes. She follows the example of our Queen Mathilde. In recent weeks, she made sure that her mouth mask matched the clothes she wore.
Summer is also in the country in Norway. As a result, the Norwegian royal family shared some sunny portraits of its youngest generation. Princess Ingrid Alexandra went with her brother Prince Sverre Magnus in the picture. They are respectively the sixteen-year-old daughter and fourteen-year-old son of Crown Prince Haakon Magnus and his wife Mette-Marit. In 1990 Norway introduced the absolute birthright, so Ingrid Alexandra will one day be the first queen of her country.
And we will stay in the far north for a while, because there is also good news from the Danish royal family. Prince Joachim (51) has had no lasting consequences from the brain injury he sustained last week. The Danish court announced this on Tuesday. He was then rushed to hospital in the French city of Toulouse.
The second son of Queen Margrethe had to go under the knife for a blood clot in his brain. Doctors estimate the likelihood of recurrence small and believe that Joachim will heal completely. He is expected to be able to leave the intensive care department soon. His mother Queen Margrethe would like to thank everyone for the many statements of support of the past few days.
Princess Beatrice Mid-July tied the knot with Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi in the biggest secret. Only twenty guests attended the ceremony and the press was not invited. As a result, wedding photos are only released sparsely.
For example, a new photo has now surfaced that was eagerly shared on Twitter. Beatrice also posted the romantic image on Instagram herself. Meanwhile, the newlywed couple are said to be enjoying their honeymoon in the south of France.
Shall William, Harry and their wives are partying together again soon? Their great-niece Lady Amelia Spencer (28) is engaged. This week it became known that the daughter of Charles Spencer, the brother of princess Diana, is getting married to her friend Greg. The couple have been together for eleven years.
It was Charles himself who announced the news through social media. “I’m so happy for my daughter Amelia, who got engaged to her boyfriend Greg after eleven years. It is fantastic to hear both of them talking so enthusiastically about their future. I wish them lots of love and happiness in their life together. I think it’s great that Greg came to ask for my blessing before proposing to her. ”