Described as Britain’s biggest ever media event – hundreds of millions of people around the world will be watching the royal wedding. To bring events to the global audience, thousands of journalists have arrived in London, where temporary studios and all manner of vantage points have been constructed. Nick Higham reports. Journalists from across the world have swooped on London to capture the pomp and pageantry of the royal wedding and cover the finale of the fairytale romance between Prince William and commoner Kate Middleton . Every vantage point around Westminster Abbey has been taken up by television cameras and temporary studios, while an entire media village has sprung up near the Buckingham Palace. On Friday, there will be blanket coverage from early morning on major global television channels, including the BBC, which has made arrangements for coverage on radio and online as well, apart from television. The London-based Foreign Press Association ( FPA )) has provided a detailed 13-page ‘Media Briefing Document’ on the event, setting out arrangements, timings, route, costs, as well as biographies of Prince William and Kate Middleton. “The Royal Family, with a private contribution from the Middleton Family, will pay for all those aspects of the day that constitute the wedding (eg. the Abbey service, flowers, dresses, carriage procession, reception and dinner). The Government and other bodies will pay for costs that are consequential to the wedding,” the briefing …
I rearranged this piece with the intention of playing it at restaurants along with other classical arrangements/pieces. The Duke of Cambridge is a pub in St Helens, it hosts an acoustic jam night every Thursday so I simply thought id get down there for a bit. I know my piece wasn’t perfect, but that’s what jam nights are for. Thanks for watching! Follow me on Facebook – www.Facebook.com/MikeWardMusician
Ellie Goulding will play for Prince William and Kate Middleton and their guests at the Royal Wedding reception / after party on April 29th 2011. Ellie had her biggest hit last year with a cover of Sir Elton John’s Your Song, will perform at the after dinner party at Buckingham Palace. …
Subscribe & be notified of new videos from CelebTV – www.youtube.com Follow Us! – www.twitter.com Become a Fan! – www.facebook.com PHOTOS: His Royal Highness tells British GQ about his fund-raising efforts for wounded warriors. Plus how he pulled off Prince William’s bachelor party. WITH THE ROYAL WEDDING JUST A MONTH AWAY, EVERYONE’S ATTENTION IS ON PRINCE WILLIAM AND KATE MIDDLETON…SO WE THOUGHT WE’D CHECK OUT WHAT PARTY-BOY PRINCE HARRY’S BEEN UP TO… THE 2ND HEIR TO THE BRITISH THRONE, IS ALL GROWN-UP AND LOOKING SO CUTE ON THE COVER OF MAY’S BRITISH GQ…HIS ROYAL HIGHNESS IS ABOUT TO TAKE OFF A WEEK-LONG, 200-MILE EXPEDITION THROUGH THE NORTH POLE TO RAISE MONEY AND AWARENESS FOR BRITISH SOLDIERS, WHO’VE BEEN INJURED IN WARS. TALK ABOUT A BRAVE SOLDIER! AS FOR THAT HANDSOME COVER SHOT, PRINCE WILLIAM TELLS THE MAG, HE ONLY AGREED TO THE SOLO PIC, “So long as I can have one for the dartboard at home, I’m happy to oblige.” BUT WE HEAR BEFORE PRINCE HARRY HITS THE ICE, HE THREW A BACHELOR PARTY FOR BIG BROTHER WILLS. WHEN PRINCE HARRY WAS NAMED BEST MAN, ROYAL WATCHERS THOUGHT THE “STAG” PARTY — AS IT’S CALLED ACROSS THE POND — WAS GOING TO BE A BLOWOUT. BUT APPARENTLY THAT WASN’T THE CASE. DETAILS ARE TOP-SECRET, BUT WORD HAS IT PRINCE HARRY ORGANIZED A LOW-KEY EVENT FOR WILLIAM AND ABOUT 20 CLOSE FRIENDS AT A SPRAWLING COUNTRY ESTATE IN NORFOLK. NOW IT’S KATE’S TURN. WE HEAR THE PRINCESS-TO-BE WILL BE HAVING A “DIRTY DANCING” THEMED BACHELORETTE PARTY… SAUCY!
Kate Middleton Given The Andy Warhol Treatment For Tatler (PHOTO, POLL)
Kate Middleton has covered February’s issue of Tatler magazine — and the Princess-to-be was given the Andy Warhol treatment, resulting in four colorful images of her à la Marilyn Monroe in 1962.
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Kate Middleton given Warhol-style cover
Kate Middleton appears on the cover of Tatler in an Andy Warhol-inspired collage.
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