William and Kate enjoy day out with children at Chelsea Flower Show

When you have designed a woodland playground, it clearly helps if there are children to test it. So naturally the Duchess of Cambridge turned to her own little scamps for help today. Prince George, Princess Charlotte and Prince Louis had a whale of a time during a sneak peek of Kate’s stunning garden at the Royal Horticultural Society’s Chelsea Flower Show. The Duchess of Cambridge will unveil her woodland wilderness garden to the Queen later today – which aims to encourage children to spend more time outdoors.  A barefoot George…

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Lemon Chrysanthemum named ‘Archie Harrison’ after Baby Sussex at Chelsea Flower Show

A lemon chrysanthemum named to commemorate the birth of the son of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex is being unveiled at this week’s Chelsea Flower Show. Chrysanthemum ‘Archie Harrison’ has been cultivated for several months in preparation for the new royal arrival.  The beautiful bloom has been produced by Chrysanthemum Direct, Britain’s oldest chrysanthemum breeder.  A lemon chrysanthemum named to commemorate the birth of the son of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex is being unveiled at this week’s Chelsea Flower Show. Pictured: The first picture of Baby Archie,…

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Prince Louis wears £39.99 striped dungarees worn by brother George

Prince Louis was pictured wearing dungarees previously worn by big brother George, five, as the boys joined Princess Charlotte, four, at the unveiling of Kate’s garden at the Royal Horticultural Society’s Chelsea Flower Show on Sunday. Louis, one, wore a pair of £39.99 striped shorts by Spanish brand Neck & Neck, worn by George at the polo in 2014 – prompting them to sell out at the time.  Meanwhile Kate, 37, looked elegant in a £79 maxi dress by & other Stories, with little Charlotte coordinating in a £65 floral dress by…

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1 in 3 British adults still sleeps with a soft toy

Very cute, but are you sure you still need to sleep with him? (Picture: Getty Images/Moment RF) A survey has found as many as 34 percent of adults still sleep with a soft toy every night, while 15 percent admit they can’t sleep without theirs. 17 percent confess they still cuddle a teddy when they’re upset, and an incredibly depressing almost one in ten (9%) say they’d rather share a bed with their teddy than their own partner. The study, carried out by Hotpoint, spoke to 2,000 people and found…

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As a refugee living in Wales, I fear I’ll never see my ageing parents again

Now that my mother has dementia, all I want is to give her the same love and support she gave to me (Picture: Yasmin Sofi) When I first arrived in the UK from Northern Syria two years ago, I was full of hope for my future. I already spoke a good level of English and I loved the British weather – it was a relief from the stiflingly long hot summers of home. But these days, life is increasingly tough in my new home-town of Wrexham in Wales. Shortly after…

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Over 50s are having the ‘most adventurous’ sex of their lives

(Picture: Ella Byworth) As you get older, you gain greater self-assurance and confidence – and that apparently extends into the bedroom. A new study has found that many people over the age of 50 are having the most adventurous sex of their lives, with 62% saying they have become more daring in the bedroom because they now have fewer inhibitions. The research, conducted by Lumen, found that another reason for the kinkier action between the sheets is that having more ‘down time’ has led to experimenting in the bedroom, whilst…

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Royal wedding guests ditched demure day dresses for the evening reception

Demure day dresses were ditched in favour of rather more daring designs as the royal wedding celebrations continued with a black tie bash in London on Saturday night.  Lady Gabriella Windsor set the pace by ditching her long-sleeved gown by Italian couturier Luisa Beccaria for a more daring second wedding dress with a plunging neckline and bare arms.  Guests including Princess Beatrice, Sophie Winkleman and James Middleton’s girlfriend Alizee Thevenet plumped for lower necklines, thigh-high slits and sheer lace frocks for the evening party at a trendy restaurant, following the traditional…

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Chelsea Flower Show 2019 ticket prices and how to get them

Kate Middleton swinging in her Chelsea Flower Show garden (Picture: Kensington Palace) There are certain perks to being part of the Royal Family and the Duchess of Cambridge taking her husband Prince William and their children, Prince George, Princess Charlotte and Prince Louis, to enjoy a sneak preview of the garden she has designed for this year’s Chelsea Flower Show is certainly one of them. Kate’s garden was inspired by the importance for children to spend time outside to help them become ‘happy, healthy adults’. Unfortunately, the rest of us…

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Princess Charlotte steals the show AGAIN as she explores Kate’s garden

Princess Charlotte is known for her sneaky waves and smiles at the camera – and yesterday as she ran around her Mother’s Chelsea flower show creation it was no different.    Princess Charlotte, 4, stole the show as she jumped on the swing, took her shoes off to go in the steam – getting her feet muddy in the process and also said no to playing with brother George. Prince George, Princess Charlotte and Prince Louis had a whale of a time during the sneak peek of Kate’s stunning garden at…

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Princess Beatrice has ditched unflattering colours and eccentric headpieces for a more stylish look

Princess Beatrice turned heads with two daring looks this weekend, as she joined her royal relatives to attend the wedding of Lady Gabriella Windsor at St George’s Chapel in Berkshire. Beatrice, 30, wore a £370 high street dress as she made her first royal appearance with her boyfriend Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi at the third royal wedding in less than a year on Saturday. The daughter of Prince Andrew and Sarah Ferguson wore a white fascinator with a navy dress from Self Portrait as she stepped out with Edoardo, at Windsor Castle. Celebrity…

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