30 at 30: the royal family shares clever collage with never-before-seen photos to mark Princess Beatrice's 30 birthday.
Today marks Princess Beatrice's 30th birthday. The daughter of Prince Andrew and Sarah Ferguson is currently eighth in line to the throne and has grown up in the royal limelight, along with her soon-to-be-wed sibling, Princess Eugenie. Although both sisters have their own careers, the princess's are often seen attending annual events alongside the rest of the royal family, including Trooping Of The Colour, Royal Ascot and the traditional Christmas Day service.
"There's an understanding that royals a little bit lower down the pecking order feel excluded by the magnificent seven"
“We are the first: we are young women trying to build careers and have personal lives, and we’re also princesses and doing all of this in the public eye.”
The royal famously wore a 'pretzel' hat by Philip Treacy to the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's wedding in 2011.
With Princess Eugenie, 28, missing, Fergie hit the grassy racecourse with her eldest daughter, Princess Beatrice, 29, for a girly day at the races. The pair were joined by Beatrice’s father, Prince Andrew, as the threesome were spotted joking and laughing before hitting the top-tier Royal Enclosure.
There are plenty of internet myths surrounding the royal family, and Meghan Markle has not been spared the rumour mill since marrying Prince Harry. It’s a only been a handful of weeks, but already it has been widely claimed that Meghan has been barred from having bare legs in public or wearing colourful nail varnish. There’s even one theory that every female member of the royal family wears the exact same Essie shade.
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From that time Beatrice and Eugenie met Leonardo DiCaprio to the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge's debut BAFTAs, every time the royal family has graced the red carpet.