Kate Middleton wears The Vampire’s Wife in new royal portrait

One of Kate Middleton’s favorite dresses will live on forever. The first-ever joint portrait of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge was unveiled at a museum in Cambridge, England today — and the duchess chose a familiar outfit with a twist for the historic piece of art. Dressed in the glittering green dress by The … Read more

Prince Harry, Meghan Markle celebrate Lilibet’s 1st birthday

Lilibet is 1! Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s daughter celebrated her 1st birthday Saturday in her dad’s native country. Several of her royal family members took to social media to wish the infant a happy birthday. “🎈Wishing Lilibet a very Happy 1st Birthday!” Lili’s great-grandmother Queen Elizabeth shared on her official social media account. Kate … Read more

Queen pulls out of Epsom Derby appearance after ‘discomfort’

Queen Elizabeth II has withdrawn from a second Platinum Jubilee event. Buckingham Palace announced Friday that the 96-year-old monarch will not attend Saturday’s Epsom Derby amid her health issues. This will be only the third time over the course of the Queen’s unprecedented 70-year reign that she has missed the horse race in Surrey, England. … Read more

Queen Elizabeth II meets Prince Harry, Meghan’s daughter Lilibet

Queen Elizabeth II finally met her great-granddaughter Lilibet, Page Six has learned. Prince Harry and Meghan Markle took their baby girl to briefly meet the 96-year-old monarch when they landed in London on Wednesday. The Sussexes and their children then spent more time with the Queen at Windsor Castle on Friday evening, just hours before … Read more

William, Kate sit opposite Harry, Meghan at Jubilee church service

Prince William, Kate Middleton, Prince Harry and Meghan Markle all attended the National Service of Thanksgiving on Friday — but neglected to sit near each other. The Duke, 39, and Duchess of Cambridge, 40, took their seats on the right side of St Paul’s Cathedral upon arrival. The pair occupied the same pew as Princess … Read more

The Queen attends Platinum Jubilee Beacon Lighting event at Windsor Castle

Queen Elizabeth II is doing her best to push through her Platinum Jubilee activities. Despite experiencing “discomfort” earlier in the day – leading her to cancel Friday’s scheduled visit to St Paul’s Cathedral – the 96-year-old monarch attended an event at Windsor Castle late Thursday. The Queen led the lighting of the main Jubilee beacon, … Read more

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Are Royal Unpeople of the Queen’s 70-Year Jubilee Opening Ceremony

Royalist is The Daily Beast’s newsletter for all things royal and Royal Family. Subscribe here to get it in your inbox every Sunday. Prince Harry, Meghan Markle, and their children were conspicuous by their absence from television screens Thursday, as they were omitted from the opening ceremony of the queen’s platinum jubilee celebrations in what … Read more

Queen Elizabeth portrait released ahead of Platinum Jubilee

A beautiful new portrait of Queen Elizabeth II has been released ahead of her highly anticipated Platinum Jubilee. The milestone snapshot, which debuted Wednesday on the Royal Family’s Twitter page, was taken by Ranald Mackechnie in Windsor Castle’s Victoria Vestibule last week. “Her Majesty The Queen, the first Monarch in British history to celebrate a … Read more

Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda tells Edward and Sophie

The Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda today told the Earl and Countess of Wessex it is his country’s wish to ‘one day become a republic’ – in yet another awkward moment for the Royal Family on a Caribbean tour.  Gaston Browne’s remarks came at a meeting between Edward and Sophie, Mr Browne and his … Read more

Palace say public must assume the Queen won’t attend public events – due to mobility issues 

Palace say public must assume the Queen won’t attend public events – after she ‘regretfully’ canceled engagements due to mobility issues A new strategy will see the Queen confirm her attendance on the day of events A source said the public must assume the Queen will not be at engagements The 95-year-old monarch has had … Read more