HOMELESS people living on the streets of Windsor have been told to clear off before Princess Eugenie’s lavish wedding. Rough sleepers have slammed council workers who told them to get their stuff and leave ahead of the minor royal's nuptials on Friday. It comes after news the ceremony may cost taxpayers £2million — after Harry and Meghan’s estimated £4million bill. James Pusey, who was among those to be warned, told the Mirror: "She’s not a proper royal. She sits in the background and uses it to her advantage. “That money could be spent on housing. People that are actually homeless and vulnerable could become a priority. "No one begrudges her a happy wedding day, but why go to such expense?” Figures are said to have rocketed after both couples opted for a carriage ride through the streets before ceremonies at Windsor Castle. But it emerged Eugenie, 28, and Jack Brooksbank, 32, could have slashed the bill by marrying at the nearby Royal … [Read more...] about Princess Eugenie’s £2million royal wedding sees homeless in Windsor ‘told to clear off streets by council staff’
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A ROYAL wedding set to rival the nuptials of Prince Harry and Meghan's is nearly upon us. Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank appear remarkably relaxed about their big day this Friday - so fingers crossed for the weather. Here's our up-to-date forecast. What is the UK weather forecast for Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank's royal wedding? Eugenie, 28, will marry her 32-year-old fiance at St George's Chapel in Windsor this Friday, October 12. She'll be following in the footsteps of her cousin Harry, who used the same venue for his Royal Wedding just five months previously. In the afternoon, the Queen will host a reception for her granddaughter and her new husband and guests, at Windsor Castle. Evening celebrations are set to be staged at Royal Lodge in Windsor Great Park - Eugenie's parents' family home. Eugenie's older sister Beatrice will be her maid of honour, while the service will be conducted by the Dean of Windsor, David Connor, who led the service for the Duke and … [Read more...] about What is the UK weather forecast for Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank’s royal wedding on Friday October 12?
Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank have announced they will have a "modern" red velvet and chocolate wedding cake. The couple, who are set to marry at St George's Chapel in Windsor Castle on 12 October - the same venue in which Prince Harry wed Meghan Markle in May - have announced new details of their big day.Following in Harry's footsteps, the couple will forego the traditional fruit cake enjoyed at royal weddings since the Victorian era for something more contemporary.They have asked London-based cake designer Sophie Cabot to make their wedding cake, which is described as being "traditional with a modern feel". It will incorporate the rich colours of autumn in its design and will be covered with detailed sugar work including ivy.Ms Cabot began her bespoke cake design business in 2014 after growing up with a love of bakery - learning her skills from her grandmother and mother.Eugenie - who is the youngest daughter of Prince Andrew and Sarah, Duchess of York - and Mr Brooksbank, … [Read more...] about Royal wedding 2018: Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank choose red velvet and chocolate cake
MEGHAN Markle's uncle has revealed his distress at not being invited to the royal wedding and said he would have walked her down the aisle. Michael Markle, a former US diplomat, was "surprised" he didn't make the guest list and branded his exclusion a "snub" by the Royal Family. Despite his health problems, Florida resident Michael said he would have flown to Windsor from his home in Palm Bay for his niece's big day. His younger brother, Thomas Markle, 74, dramatically pulled out of the wedding after suffering a heart attack. Prince Charles was forced to step in last minute and give Meghan away at the service. In the months after the wedding members of the Markle tribe complained marrying into royalty has made the former suits become too distant. Meghan Markle looks incredible as she shows off her wedding dress and walks down aisle to altar for marriage to Prince Harry Michael, 78, the latest Markle to speak out, suffers from Parkinson's disease but claims it wouldn't have prevented … [Read more...] about Meghan Markle’s uncle says he could have walked her down the aisle as he reveals distress over Royal Wedding ‘snub’
IT MIGHT have been Meghan Markle's big day – but it's a fellow American who well and truly stole the show as she tied the knot with Prince Harry. Michael Curry was described by the Archbishop of Canterbury as a "stunning preacher" ahead of the service, and more than lived up to his billing with the Royal Wedding address... Who is Michael Curry? Michael Curry was born in Chicago on March 13, 1953, and went to school in Buffalo, in the state of New York. He revealed in his autobiography that both his mother and father were descended from slaves and sharecroppers. The 65-year-old was ordained as a deacon in June, 1978, and as a priest six months later. Curry held posts in North Carolina, Ohio and Maryland before being consecrated as the 11th bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of North Carolina in 2000. In 2015, he became the first black presiding bishop of the Episcopal Church, which is Anglican like the Church of England. The Episcopal Church – based in New York – is … [Read more...] about Who is Michael Curry? US bishop appearing on Britain’s Got Talent who delivered the ‘fire’ speech at the Royal Wedding