WILLIAM and Kate visited a slum street yesterday to highlight housing woes — as Harry and Meghan burst into Wembley Arena to give a right-on speech to thousands of screaming kids. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge couldn’t contain their horror as they were shown around a house with rotting floorboards and water dripping through the living room ceiling. As they walked on planks covering the floor, they were told how a family with young kids had lived there when it was owned by a private landlord. The graffiti-covered pad has now been bought by Blackpool council for £40,000 — along with others in Kirby Road. They are being revamped and let again. Before his visit, William gave a speech at Blackpool Tower about how the town’s housing stock had been in decay. He said: “Blackpool, once a jewel in the crown of the British tourism industry, bore the consequences of economic decline, testing times and a wave of unemployment. “Dispiritingly, those … [Read more...] about Kate and Wills act with dignity during visit to slum street while Harry and Meghan act like celebs during right-on speech
News / UK and world by Press Association February 28, 2019, 3:12 pm Updated: February 28, 2019, 5:38 pm Send us a story Sign up to our Daily newsletter The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge chatted with other parents of young children during a visit to a childcare centre in Northern Ireland. On the final stop of their two-day visit to the region before returning home to their own children, Prince George, Princess Charlotte and Prince Louis, the royal couple spent time listening to the experiences of parents in Ballymena, Co Antrim. William and Kate waved to cheering onlookers who had gathered at St Joseph’s SureStart facility in the Dunclug area as they arrived on Thursday afternoon. They were officially welcomed by the vice lord lieutenant for County Antrim, Richard Reade, before being escorted inside by centre manager Jennifer Campbell. The SureStart centre, funded by the Department for Education in Northern Ireland, is run by the leading children’s … [Read more...] about William and Kate discuss parenting skills at childcare centre
News / UK and world by Press Association February 28, 2019, 3:12 pm Send us a story Sign up to our Daily newsletter The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge met young children, parents and staff at a childcare centre which supports parents from disadvantaged areas on the final stop of their two-day visit to Northern Ireland. William and Kate waved to cheering onlookers who had gathered at St Joseph’s SureStart facility in the Dunclug area of Ballymena as they arrived on Thursday afternoon. The royal couple were officially welcomed to the venue by the Vice Lord Lieutenant for County Antrim Richard Reade. William and Kate were accompanied inside the building by centre manager Jennifer Campbell and Lauren McDermott, SureStart family support services coordinator. The SureStart centre, funded by the Department for Education in Northern Ireland, is run by the leading children’s charity Action for Children. The parenting programme focuses on supporting families … [Read more...] about William and Kate visit childcare centre on final leg of Northern Ireland trip
Marcy de Luna, Houston Chronicle Updated 11:39 am CDT, Monday, October 15, 2018 Country icon Willie Nelson ans supermodel Kate Upton sport the same look. Country icon Willie Nelson ans supermodel Kate Upton sport the same look. Photo: Photo Of Herb Kelleher And Willie Nelson Courtesy Of Southwest Airlines. Photo Of Justin Verlander And Kate Up By Ronald Martinez, Getty Images. Kate Upton on the field after the Astros game 7 ALCS championship victory against the Yankees Kate Upton on the field after the Astros game 7 ALCS championship victory against the Yankees Photo: Ronald Martinez, Getty Images Kate Upton on the field after the Astros game 7 ALCS championship victory against the Yankees Kate Upton on the field after the Astros game 7 ALCS championship victory against the Yankees … [Read more...] about Who wore it best: Willie Nelson or Kate Upton?
HARRY and Meghan have arrived at Windsor Castle to watch Princess Eugenie tie the knot just five months after they walked down the same aisle. Meghan Markle, 37, wearing a Givenchy dress and Noel Stewart hat, was one of 850 guests attending the lavish ceremony at St George's Chapel. She was joined by Prince Harry, 34, and the Duke of Duchess of Cambridge who arrived just moments later for the windswept royal wedding. The ninth-in-line to the throne will marry long-term boyfriend Jack Brooksbank just after 11am today. Eugenie travelled in the same Rolls Royce as Kate Middleton did for her 2011 wedding to Prince Harry. It's the second royal wedding for Windsor after Prince Harry and Meghan said "I Do" in May. And well-dressed women were forced to hold onto their hats as gusts of wind swept this morning amid forecasters' warnings Windsor could be hit with rain as the bride arrives. Among the guests included model Pixie Goldof, wearing a pink dress that billowed in the wind, as well … [Read more...] about Princess Eugenie wedding – Meghan Markle, Kate Middleton, Harry and William arrive for windswept Royal Wedding