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I just love that. It was a fundraising event in aid of the charity his family set up in his memory, just like all the other one she has attended. Did they even know each other?
Do you mean her and Henry?
I presume they know each other seeing as it was a fundrasing event in his honour.
Your reference to the other charity events Kate has attended what do you mean?
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Old 12-14-2009, 02:28 PM
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If I'm correct Henry studied at Eton with Prince William, so Kate could easily have been a friend of Henry. Although you don't have to know a person to attend a charity event. Maybe she just likes what the charity does and wanted to support the cause.
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I think that he attended Ludgrove School with Harry not Eton with William.
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Do you mean her and Henry?
I presume they know each other seeing as it was a fundrasing event in his honour.
Your reference to the other charity events Kate has attended what do you mean?
Kate and William have attended some of the other events the Van Straubenzee over the years.
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Old 12-14-2009, 04:42 PM
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Oh yes you're right Amelia, mixed friends of the princes up
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If she has attended previous events, then I assume she knew or has come to know the family.
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She looked really pretty though. Where is Prince William?
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Old 12-15-2009, 09:36 AM
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Kate appears to be looking with loving eyes at him whereas he is looking straight ahead and rather bored.

Yes, I have seen that look before about 27 years ago, IMO Diana was often looking at Charles with loving eyes while he looked elsewhere not that i think it is the same story at all, just an observation ...
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She looked really pretty though. Where is Prince William?
William didn't attend the event.

Really?
Sherlock Holmes: Leading ladies Rachel McAdams and Kelly Reilly go demure at premiere | Mail Online

Harry was there, scroll down for a picture.
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Old 12-18-2009, 05:00 PM
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Première of a play about WWII:

Princesses watchers: Soirée au théâtre Ã* Londres


Première of the Sherlock Holmes film:

Princesses watchers: Première de Sherlock Holmes Ã* Londres
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Kate and her family spent Christmas in Cornwall this year on one of the Duchy of Cornwall properties. Photographers snapped her playing tennis with her siblings.

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Old 01-04-2010, 06:10 PM
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Well well well.
That close enough to royalty.
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Well well well.
That close enough to royalty.

Of course her detractors will point out that you and I and anyone else can also rent this property...

This could mean - a) she is in close with the royals and thus had access to this home, b) she is trying too hard to link herself with the royals and thus hired a home owned by the Duchy, c) her family are trying to ensure that she becomes a princess so rented the home or d) it was a nice home in a nice location and sheer coincidence that it is owned by the Duchy.

It isn't as if this home is one where Charles etc actually lives but one of 100s he owns that are let to the public on a commercial basis.
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Exactly. Prince Charles is a landlord, for goodness' sake. It's not like this is his only property. Nice picture of Kate, though.
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Ahhhhhh I see now, it's not one of his propertys it's one on his land.
I think I'll go with a & c.
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It's a commercial property (through Duchy of Cornwall) that anyone from the general public can rent. You don't need to know the royal family to rent this property.
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Of course her detractors will point out that you and I and anyone else can also rent this property...

This could mean - a) she is in close with the royals and thus had access to this home, b) she is trying too hard to link herself with the royals and thus hired a home owned by the Duchy, c) her family are trying to ensure that she becomes a princess so rented the home or d) it was a nice home in a nice location and sheer coincidence that it is owned by the Duchy.

It isn't as if this home is one where Charles etc actually lives but one of 100s he owns that are let to the public on a commercial basis.


I'd think option A) is what seems more likely, perhaps it was just a nice gesture from Charles to people that probably had have nice gestures to his sos.

On another note I was expecting the mdeida circus that is Kate's birthday and nothing yet... I have to say Im kinda dissapointed :P
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Kate and her family spent Christmas in Cornwall this year on one of the Duchy of Cornwall properties. Photographers snapped her playing tennis with her siblings.

The Daily Kate: Kate's Christmas in Cornwall
I wonder how the press found out they were there for Christmas? Will be interesting to see if she ends up on the cover of HELLO again.
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Prince William and Kate Middleton enjoy Valentines weekend at
the The Pot Kiln Free house, one of Britain's finest rural pubs.
February 14, 2010.


** zimbio gallery : Prince William and Kate Middleton at a Pub **
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A rural pub and they still didn't manage to escape the papparazzi.
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