William and Kate made their first official tour overseas as a married couple just two months after they married. Every morning, paparazzi would wait for her to exit her central London flat as the hunger for a royal engagement grew spurred on by the belief that William's marriage would somehow erase the calamity of and 's tortured union. They later London's Westminster Abbey in April 2011. There was no hiding the excitement that William and Kate felt ahead of their tour as a young family. Rather than spend her days moping under the bed covers, Kate became determined to show William just what he was giving up. George's Chapel in Windsor following the church blessing of their civil wedding ceremony, April 9, 2005. Three months later royal watchers were amazed to see how much Prince George had grown when he made his appearance at his christening.
As Kate was less than two months into her pregnancy, the couple had hoped to keep the news quiet for a little longer, but decided they needed to make the announcement early as the Duchess was admitted to hospital for severe morning sickness. Growing up, the palace had struck a deal with the press to give William and his younger brother, , privacy. Later that year, media reports that the couple split briefly as William complained of feeling claustrophobic. William and his bride sealed their love in a ceremony that combined pomp and pageantry with the most personal of touches, and converted Kate into Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cambridge. Prince Louis is christened, 2018 The Cambridges made their first appearance as a family of five in July 2018, attending Prince Louis' christening at St James's Palace, the same place where big brother George was also baptised.
Photo: Britain's Prince William and Kate Middleton leave the wedding of their friends Harry Mead and Rosie Bradford in the village of Northleach, Gloucestershire, England, on Oct. They are realistic in their expectations, have ups and downs, and possess a desire to balance privacy with duty. The April 2011 ceremony took place at the iconic Westminster Abbey and was televised around the world. It was her first appearance at her boyfriend's side at a formal event since December 2006 — when she attended his graduation ceremony at Sandhurst. Despite suffering severe morning sickness in the early months, the Duchess soon emerged, once again setting trends with her stylish maternity choices throughout her pregnancy.
The happy news was announced by Kensington Palace on Monday 23 April. On 3 December 2012, Kensington Palace announced that the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge were expecting. Andrews Universty in 200, is pictured in central London, on March 16, 2011. As she took her father Michael's arm to make her way up the steps to the abbey, the beautiful Kate was met with gasps from the crowd. Of a commoner winning back her handsome prince.
And when she wasn't partying with her friends, she was devoting herself to rigorous 6:30 a. Together they protect one another from the glare of living in the royal fishbowl, all too aware of what can happen without the security of a partner to experience it with. And, in July 2013, the commoner-turned-royal gave birth to Prince George, a future King of England. Kate visits Balmoral, 2007 The couple didn't get engaged — but they did have something else in store: Kate's first meeting with the Queen since their split hit the headlines. The pretty brunette didn't begin dating William until she split from her previous boyfriend — a former St. It wouldn't be fair on him or them.
Skiing, 2004 In April 2004, the first picture of the couple was published. William refuses to comment, 2006 By July, the couple had still not officially reunited. Andrews University, where they first met. Before entering the church, the two were walking side-by-side, and Prince William sweetly put his hand on Middleton's back. While William was duty bound to attend another event, Kate went to his cousin Peter Phillips' wedding in his place. In December 2015, William and Kate released their first official family portrait with George and Charlotte. With springtime just around the corner, Prince William and his wife Kate are set to celebrate their eighth wedding anniversary in April - so we thought we'd take a look back at the royal couple's blossoming relationship right from the start.
It was William and Kate's first appearance together at a family wedding and was seen by royal watchers as a sign that Kate was gearing up to be a permanent fixture in the prince's life. Palace insiders revealed that the second-in-line to the throne's decision to let Kate stand in for him underlined the strength of their relationship. Prince Louis is born, 2018 In April 2018, William and Kate welcomed their third child, baby Prince Louis. It was a lovely day, Princess Eugenie looked fabulous, and Will and Kate were totally feeling all the love vibes. Surprisingly enough, Kate Middleton met her husband in a very common way — at University. Back in London, she filled up her social diary and planned fun nights out with sister Pippa.
The Princess arrived at the service in Queen Elizabeth's vintage carriage, while little George made headlines for his Rachel Riley outfit, which was a near-copy of one once worn by his dad. Let's take a look back to see how their love story continued. Kate protects her privacy 2006 Her presence sparked a media frenzy and engagement rumours refused to die down, as Kate drew comparisons to William's late mother Diana in her elegant red coat and black hat. Duchess Kate has meanwhile reflected on her and William's values as they raise their children as a team. A month later and there was no doubting the seriousness of their relationship.