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Princess Diana’s wedding dress goes on display in new Kensington Palace exhibition

Princess Diana’s wedding dress goes on display in new Kensington Palace exhibition

Entertainment, FASHION, HUMAN INTEREST STORIES, KINGDOM, TEENAGERS, UK, wedding, Youth
The dress that Princes Diana wore on her wedding day in 1981 is going on display for the first time in 25 years. The gown, one of the most recognisable in the world, will be on show at Kensington Palace from Thursday, less than a month before the princess' 60th birthday on July 1. Diana's children, the Duke of Cambridge and the Duke of Sussex, have loaned the gown to the London exhibition, Royal Style in the Making. The dress will be complete with its 25ft sequin-encrusted train, which dramatically filled the aisle of St Paul's Cathedral in July 1981. Claudia Acott Williams, Kensington Palace curator, described it as the longest dress train in Royal history, saying it "definitely made a big visual statement". It features a fitted bodice overlaid at the centre both f...
Boris Johnson marries Carrie Symonds in secret ceremony

Boris Johnson marries Carrie Symonds in secret ceremony

BREAKING NEWS, CHURCH, Entertainment, HUMAN INTEREST STORIES, MARRIAGE, UK, wedding
LONDON, United Kingdom British Prime Minister Boris Johnson married his fiancée Carrie Symonds in a secret ceremony at Westminster Cathedral yesterday, his office said, confirming media reports. A Number 10 Spokesperson said: "The Prime Minister and Ms Symonds were married yesterday afternoon in a small ceremony at Westminster Cathedral. "The couple will celebrate their wedding with family and friends next summer." The Sun newspaper reported that even senior Downing Street aides were totally unaware Mr Johnson and Ms Symonds were about to tie the knot. They announced their engagement, together with the news that they were expecting their first child, in February last year. It is Mr Johnson's third marriage, having finalised his divorce from his second wife Marina...