Princess Diana’s Last Hours Were Spent Here, and Thousands Still Visit to Pay Tribute to Her

Two decades on from her death, the memory of Diana, Princess of Wales still lingers. This Summer, thousands of people will leave tributes to her at the Pont de l’Alma in Paris, near the spot where the princess was badly injured in a car crash leading to her passing just hours later. Flowers and photos lie ’round the famous torch, […]

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How Princess Diana and pop royalty make up history of Britain’s first motorway

It’s the revolutionary road that transformed our lives and became the backbone of Britain. Today our first motorway is better known for its jams, long delays and stressful journeys as 300,000 cars squeeze on to its 193 miles every day. But the M1, which links London with Leeds, is about to turn 60. So a TV documentary has lifted the […]

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Britney Spears takes her kids to see Buckingham Palace – and nobody notices

She’s one of the world’s top pop princesses. But when Britney Spears took her kids to see Buckingham Palace there was no sign of a fan in sight. The Oops I Did It Again singer and royal fanantic looked delighted to take a hassle-free stroll as she made the pit stop before her appearance tonight at Brighton Pride. And she […]

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How much William and Harry inherited from Diana – and other things she left them

When Princess Diana died on August 31, 1997, she left behind the two sons she loved more than anything in the world. She was a very hands on mum, breaking countless royal rules and traditions by smothering her boys with affection, kisses and cuddles in public whenever she could. So when she passed away, it was only right that her […]

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Meghan Markle's Relatives Aren't the First to Plague the Royals

Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire It’s not always easy being royal, even when you’re born into it, groomed for the life from day one and know what is expected of you. So imagine the trial by fire that constitutes being born decidedly not royal and then joining the family down the road. Meghan Markleis still in the infancy of her royalty, having just […]

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See All Four Official Royal Family Portraits Commemorating Prince Louis's Christening

Following the christening of royal baby Prince Louis in London last Monday, Kensington Palace has released a nice family photo of those in attendance at Westminster Abbey. In a statement, the photographer Matt Holyoak said of the occasion that, “Everyone was so relaxed and in such good spirits, it was an absolute pleasure. I only hope I have captured some […]

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Drew Barrymore Says Princess Diana Set "Such a Good Example" to Her Growing Up

Drew Barrymore took a break from being a supersmart mom and general badass to stop by Jimmy Kimmel Live on Thursday to talk about another badass mom, Princess Diana. The Santa Clarita Diet actress recalled a heartwarming moment from her childhood when she met “the people’s princess,” which she remembers “like it was yesterday.” Drew spoke about the sweet moment […]

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Princess Diana's Birthday Surprise for 13-Year-Old Prince William Was Beyond Hilarious

Yesterday was Prince William’s 36th birthday—so it’s only fair that we celebrate by discussing the most embarrassing stories from his teenage years. And, hey, let’s start with this excellent tale from his mom, Princess Diana, and the birthday cake that she surprised him with when he turned 13. (Seriously, you’re not ready for this mental image.) The late princess’s former […]

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Princess Diana's Birthday Surprise for 13-Year-Old Prince William Was Beyond Hilarious

Yesterday was Prince William’s 36th birthday—so it’s only fair that we celebrate by discussing the most embarrassing stories from his teenage years. And, hey, let’s start with this excellent tale from his mom, Princess Diana, and the birthday cake that she surprised him with when he turned 13. (Seriously, you’re not ready for this mental image.) The late princess’s former […]

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There’s something wrong with this stamp of Prince Charles and Princess Diana

An old stamp released to mark Princess Charles and Princess Diana’s wedding is causing a bit of a stir decades after it was revealed. Royal fans have noticed something very odd about the 25p stamp, which is dated July 29, 1981. It shows the couple standing next to each other smiling happily as they prepare for their special day. But […]

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