Truss’s talks with Macron do not cover Northern Ireland or migrant crossings

Sam Blewett, PA Deputy Political Editor, in New York Tue, 20 September 2022 at 7:08 pm Liz Truss did not discuss issues with the Northern Ireland Protocol or unauthorised migrant crossings of the Channel during her meeting with French president Emmanuel Macron. The Prime Minister had a “constructive” conversation lasting around half-an-hour, Downing Street said,Continue reading “Truss’s talks with Macron do not cover Northern Ireland or migrant crossings”

HM Queen Elizabeth II’s funeral: guests wear sombre black to service in Westminster Abbey

Chloe Street and Joe Bromley Tue, 20 September 2022 at 6:38 pm The first guests have started to arrive for the Queen’s state funeral at Westminster Abbey. 2,000 royals, world leaders and dignitaries will file into the church where Her Majesty married Prince Philip in 1947 and had her coronation in 1953, before the serviceContinue reading “HM Queen Elizabeth II’s funeral: guests wear sombre black to service in Westminster Abbey”

‘People around the world see hats as being very British – and that’s because of Queen Elizabeth’

“It has been a very strange 10 days,” admits Stephen Jones. Within minutes of hearing about the Queen’s death, the milliner – who had been busy preparing for a month of fashion shows – was inundated with calls. “There were regular clients and guests from around the world who were going to the service, butContinue reading “‘People around the world see hats as being very British – and that’s because of Queen Elizabeth’”

BBC says Queen’s funeral watched by audience of 32.5 million – ‘majority of the British public’

The BBC says that 32.5 million Britons tuned in to its coverage of the state funeral of Queen Elizabeth II on Monday (19 September). The broadcaster said the high numbers accounted for “the majority of the UK public”. Meanwhile, live footage of the Queen lying-in-state was streamed 25 million times across BBC online, it said. “Yesterday was BBC One’sContinue reading “BBC says Queen’s funeral watched by audience of 32.5 million – ‘majority of the British public’”

Prince Harry’s secret gesture to Meghan Markle revealed by fellow funeral attendee

A guest at Queen Elizabeth II’s funeral has revealed the sweet gesture that Prince Harry did to wife Meghan Markle in order to make her feel more “comfortable” during the service. On Monday 19 September, thousands of mourners and members of the royal family attended the State’s funeral at Westminster Abbey. During an interview with People about the event, funeral guest andContinue reading “Prince Harry’s secret gesture to Meghan Markle revealed by fellow funeral attendee”

Wife killer to face UK’s first ever public parole hearing

A wife killer who has never revealed the location of his victim’s body is to face the UK’s first public parole hearing. The parole board will determine whether Russell Causley, 79, who was jailed for life for killing Carole Packman in 1985, should be released after his grandson applied for a public hearing to scrutinise the “evilContinue reading “Wife killer to face UK’s first ever public parole hearing”

Matt Willis reveals his exercise ‘addiction’ after struggling with drugs and alcohol

Jessica Jurkschat ·Contributor, Yahoo Life UK Tue, 20 September 2022 at 6:22 pm Matt Willis has revealed how he replaced his drug and alcohol addiction with a new compulsion: exercise. The 39-year-old Busted bassist rose to fame in the early 2000s, but by 2005 he had checked into rehab – where he received treatment forContinue reading “Matt Willis reveals his exercise ‘addiction’ after struggling with drugs and alcohol”

Must Read: Chloë Sevigny Collabs With Warby Parker, The Messaging Behind Prince Harry’s Funeral Fashion

These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Tuesday. Chloë Sevigny releases collaboration with Warby Parker After successful partnerships in 2018 and 2019, the actor and eyeglasses company are collaborating again to bring back the Tate style, one that quickly sold out in the previous two collections. The Tate frame will be re-introduced in two colorways: nutmeg crystal with polished gold, asContinue reading “Must Read: Chloë Sevigny Collabs With Warby Parker, The Messaging Behind Prince Harry’s Funeral Fashion”

Sophie, Countess of Wessex’s funeral dress is stitched with hidden tribute to the Queen

Stitched into the calf length, pleated dress coat worn by Sophie, Countess of Wessex, at the state funeral today was a very touching tribute. The Royal, who is married to Her Majesty’s son Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex, chose a custom outfit designed by Suzannah Crabb, of luxury label Suzannah London, to pay her respects. Delicately embellishingContinue reading “Sophie, Countess of Wessex’s funeral dress is stitched with hidden tribute to the Queen”

King Charles III’s goddaughter India Hicks says it was a ‘privilege’ to attend Queen’s funeral

King Charles III’s goddaughter, India Hicks, has reflected on attending Queen Elizabeth II’s state funeral and how it was a “privilege” to be there. The 55-year-old writer is the granddaughter of the Queen’s cousin Louis Mountbatten, and was a bridesmaid at Charles’ wedding to Princess Diana. She posted a photo of her and her mother, Lady Pamela Hicks, onContinue reading “King Charles III’s goddaughter India Hicks says it was a ‘privilege’ to attend Queen’s funeral”