It’s hard to think of two institutions more British than the Royal Family and Sir David Attenborough.So perhaps it makes sense that the TV naturalist is close to several members of the Royal Family, from the Queen herself, right down to Prince George.Sir David’s relationship with the royals can be tracked back to 1958, when he was pictured meeting Princess Anne and Prince Charles, then aged six and nine, at the BBC studios after they watched a children’s programme being filmed there.He also developed a good relationship with the Queen as he produced her annual Christmas broadcast between 1986 and 1991.He had by that point already been knighted, being awarded the honour at Buckingham Palace in 1985.Read more: Work out like a royal! Queen's great-nephew joins HIIT workout on InstagramBut in 2020, he was knighted for a second time. Sir David has also been given a personal award by the Queen, showing their special relationship.Now Prince William is ensuring the royal friendship continues. He asked the naturalist to be on the judging panel for his new project, the Earthshot Prize.The prize will give away £50m over the next decade, to projects which help solve some of the problems facing the world.Sir David has even met the youngest Cambridges - giving Prince George a fossilised shark’s tooth as a present.At 94, Sir David proves there is no age limit to a royal friendship.
William worked as an air ambulance pilot for two years and has previously said it affected his mental health.
Tom Bradby, a friend of Princes William and Harry, said he has 'felt a little bit caught in the middle' of the two brothers.
Lightbox want to see home videos of the late princess as they create an archive documentary about her.
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The Duchess of Cambridge turns 39 on Saturday 9 January, becoming another royal to celebrate a birthday in a lockdown.Kate might be feeling pleased though, as it’s thought she and her family made it to Norfolk before the Tier 4 restrictions and lockdown were implemented in London, where they usually live.It would mean like the rest of her family she’ll mark her birthday this year in Anmer Hall, the home they were given as a wedding present from the Queen.Any plans she might have made for her 39th will have to be reduced to a quiet day with family, but for sporty, outdoor loving Kate, she will relish the chance to be in the countryside with her children.She’s previously said she is happy when she is “with my family, out in the countryside and we are all filthy dirty”.Read more: Queen-in-waiting: How Duchess Kate is preparing for the throneWhile royal engagements and events often require her to be serious, over the years Kate has often shown that she has a cheeky side, something she has passed on to her children.From getting stuck in at sports, to cooing over children, Kate’s exuberant expressions show she has a fun and playful side always ready to break out.The Duchess of Cambridge may be the future Queen, but these pictures show a different side to one of Britain’s favourite royals.
William made a call to the staff at a hospital in London just a day before a major incident was declared.
It's been a year since Prince Harry and Meghan Markle announced they did not want to be senior royals anymore.
The couple announced they wanted to step back from their royal duties in January 2020.
The royals were joined by famous friends as they launched their first podcast – and they also had their son with them.