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Posts Tagged ‘Duke and Duchess of Cambridge’

The Royal Report for Sunday November 27, 2011 – Royal Focus – Kensington Palace

Posted by Marilyn on November 28, 2011

Tune in to the next episode of The Royal Report on Sunday November 27, 2011 at 9:00PM EST (North America)

The topic will be: It’s been called the ‘royal aunt heap’, it was the birthplace of Queen Victoria and Queen Mary. It was notably the former home of Diana, Princess of Wales and Princess Margaret. It was once the favored home of kings and queens. In 2013 it will become the home of William and Catherine, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge. On this episode, a focus on the history of Kensington Palace.

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The Royal Report for Sunday August 28, 2011 – Do the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge deserve privacy?

Posted by Marilyn on August 28, 2011

Since their marriage Prince William and his wife Catherine, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, have been the focus of intense scrutiny. Recent photos of the couple show the couple holding hands on what should be a private moment.

Do William and Catherine deserve privacy? Given their positions on the public stage, Is it too much to expect?

Publications mentioned

People Special Fashion Issue – Kate’s Style Secrets

Hello! Canada Weekly No 228 22 August 2011

Hello! Canada Weekly No 229 29 August 2011

Song mentioned

Everyone watched the wedding – Jim Cuddy

From My Royal Collection

Chronicle of the Royal Family

Tune in to the next episode of The Royal Report on Sunday September 11, 2011 at 9:00PM EST.

Topic to be determined

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The Royal Report for Sunday July 10, 2011 – The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge in Canada

Posted by Marilyn on July 10, 2011

Did Catherine really wear the same jeans three days in a row? Has the Toronto Sun gone too far with a picture of Catherine? What happens when the fashion police show up?

Find out on this episode:

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge in Canada

Publications discussed and mentioned

The Toronto Star cover story – Cheeky Kate – July 9, 2011

Hello! Canada Weekly No 222 27 June 2011

Hello! Canada Weekly No 223 11 July 2011

Hello! Royal Special Commemorative Edition – William & Catherine’s tour of Canada

Maclean’s Magazine – Special Commemorative Edition – The Royal Tour

Blogs and links mentioned

World of Royalty Blog

Prince William’s Final Speech in Canada

From My Royal Collection

Charles and Diana Visit Canada

Tune in to the next episode of The Royal Report on Sunday July 17, 2011 at 9:00PM ET (North America)

The topic will be: Is Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge a style icon?

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The Royal Report for Sunday May 22, 2011 – Does Pippa Middleton deserve privacy?

Posted by Marilyn on May 22, 2011

Since Prince William and Catherine Middleton’s wedding, Pippa Middleton (Catherine’s sister) has been the focus of intense media speculation for her looks as well as her relationships. Despite her sister having married into the royal family, does Pippa deserve privacy?

Listen to this episode to find out: Does Pippa Middleton deserve privacy?

Publications discussed:

Hello! Canada Weekly No 218 30 May 2011

From My Royal Collection

Doomed Queens: Royal Women Who Met Bad Ends, From Cleopatra to Princess Di

Tune in to the next episode of The Royal Report on Sunday May 29, 2011 at 9:00PM ET.

The topic will be: Prince Philip at 90

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The Royal Report for Sunday May 15, 2011 – Royal Wedding Dress designers

Posted by Marilyn on May 15, 2011

What do Norman Hartnell, David and Elizabeth Emmanuel, Lindka Cierach, Molyneux, Mainbocher, and Mme Handley Seymour have in common? All of them designed memorable royal wedding dresses. Sarah Burton from the House of Alexander McQueen has just joined those illustrious ranks.

On this episode, a look back at royal wedding dress designers

Listen to the episode here: Royal Wedding Dress Designers

Publications discussed

Hello! Canada No 217 – Royal Wedding Photo Album

The Illustrated Royal Weddings – Souvenir Issue

From My Royal Collection

Queen Elizabeth II – A Photographic Portrait by Philip Ziegler

Tune in to the next episode of The Royal Report on Sunday May 22, 2011 at 9:00PM ET (North America)

The topic will be: Since Catherine’s wedding, her siblings Pippa and James have come under increasing media scrutiny. Do they deserve privacy?

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