A Royal Wedding


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    The front pages of British national newspapers feature news of the engagement of Prince William and Kate Middleton on November 17, 2010 in London, England. Prince William and Kate Middleton, who have been in a relationship for the past 8 years, will marry in the spring or summer of 2011.

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    Prince William and Kate Middleton pose for photographs in the State Apartments of St James Palace on November 16, 2010 in London, England. After much speculation, Clarence House today announced the engagement of Prince William to Kate Middleton. The couple will get married in either the Spring or Summer of next year and continue to live in North Wales while Prince William works as an air sea rescue pilot for the RAF. The couple became engaged during a recent holiday in Kenya having been together for eight years.

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    Prince William and Kate Middleton pose for photographs in the State Apartments of St James Palace on November 16, 2010 in London, England. After much speculation, Clarence House today announced the engagement of Prince William to Kate Middleton. The couple will get married in either the Spring or Summer of next year and continue to live in North Wales while Prince William works as an air sea rescue pilot for the RAF. The couple became engaged during a recent holiday in Kenya having been together for eight years.

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    Prince William and Kate Middleton pose for photographs in the State Apartments of St James Palace on November 16, 2010 in London, England. After much speculation, Clarence House today announced the engagement of Prince William to Kate Middleton. The couple will get married in either the Spring or Summer of next year and continue to live in North Wales while Prince William works as an air sea rescue pilot for the RAF. The couple became engaged during a recent holiday in Kenya having been together for eight years.

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    Prince William (L) and Kate Middleton (R) watch the action during the RBS Six Nations Championship match between England and Italy at Twickenham on February 10, 2007 in London, England.

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    Britain's Prince William (R) stands beside girlfriend Kate Middleton (L) in the paddock enclosure on the first day of the Cheltenham Race Festival at Cheltenham Race course, in Gloucestershire 13 March 2007.

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    Britain's Prince William (L) and his girlfriend Kate Middleton are pictured after his graduation ceremony at RAF Cranwell air base in Lincolnshire, on April 11, 2008. Britain's Prince William graduated as a Royal Air Force (RAF) pilot on Friday after successfully completing an intensive flying course.The prince, 25, received his wings from his father Prince Charles in a graduation ceremony at the RAF Cranwell air base in Lincolnshire, east central England.

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    In this handout photograph provided by Woolworths, a souvenir mug is seen to mark the anticipated engagement of Prince William and his girlfriend Kate Middleton. Beneath the portraits of Prince William and Kate Middleton is the message ?Celebrating the Royal marriage of William and Kate,' with a space left for the date. The leading high street store has designed a range of memorabilia including traditional china plates, thimbles, mouse mats and Will and Kate shaped pick and mix sweets in anticipation of the event.

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    A woman reads a copy of the Evening Standard newspaper outside Clarence House shortly after the announced engagement of Prince William and Kate Middleton on November 16, 2010 in London, England. Prince William, who is second in line to the throne following his father Prince Charles, has been in a relationship with Ms Middleton for the past 8 years. They were engaged in October whilst on a private holiday in Kenya and are due to marry in London in the spring or summer 2011.

    - Oli Scarff/Getty Images

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    Two people walk past a news stand reporting the news of the engagement of Prince William and Kate Middleton on November 17, 2010 in London, England. Prince William and Kate Middleton, who have been in a relationship for the past 8 years, will marry in the spring or summer of 2011.

    - Oli Scarff/Getty Images

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    Britain's Prince William (R) and Harry (L) applaud during the 2010 World Cup group C first round football match between England and Algeria on June 18, 2010 at Green Point stadium in Cape Town.

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    Kate Middleton, girlfriend of Prince William, leaves Lacock Cyraiax Church for the wedding of Harry Lopes and Laura Parker-Bowles, daughter of Camilla Parker-Bowles, Duchess of Cornwall, 06 May 2006. Lopes, 30, the grandson of the late Lord Astor of Hever, studied at Edinburgh University and Eton College. He is an accountant and former underwear model.

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    Parents of Kate Middleton, Michael and Carole Middleton, make a statement following the engagement of their daughter to Prince William, outside their home near the village of Bucklebury on November 16, 2010 in Berkshire, United Kingdom. Prince William, who is second in line to the throne following his father Prince Charles, has been in a relationship with Ms Middleton for the past 8 years. They were engaged in October whilst on a private holiday in Kenya and are due to marry in London in the spring or summer of 2011.

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    A display in a shop window marks the wedding between HRH Prince Charles and Camilla Parker-Bowles, which will be held tomorrow at The Guildhall on April 8, 2005 in Windsor, England.

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    Picture of Lady Diana, Princess of Wales and Prince Charles of Wales at their wedding in London at St Paul Cathedral 29 July 1981. Princess Diana died in a car accident in Paris early 31 August with her Egyptian millionaire Dodi El-Fayed.

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    File picture of Lady Diana, Princess of Wales and Charles, Prince of Wales at their wedding at St Paul Cathedral in London 29 July 1981.

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