December 6th: William will present Afghanistan service medals to Irish Guards soldiers at Aldershot. Meanwhile, the Catherine will visit Shooting Star House Children’s Hospice in Hampton, Middlesex. The Duchess will tour the facilities, view a music therapy session and have tea with some of the children and their families.
December 11th: The couple will attend the screening of David Attenborough’s NaturalHistoryMuseum Alive 3D film. The Duke and Duchess will attend a reception with film’s producers, meet Sir David and watch the film. Kate is patron of the National History Museum, London.
@RoyalReporter: Aides told William and Kate of Mandela’s death during the screening. The audience held a two-minute silence at the end of the film.
Duke of Cambridge making statement about #Mandela
I wonder if his daughters would’ve been told already so perhaps they know? It is an uncomfortable and extremely sad situation :( no doubt they’ll want to offer their personal condolences to the family whom they’ve met earlier tonight
Winter white forever.
I need to find some form of this for my engagement party, stat.
Yeah, I think two of his daughters are at the premiere :/ RIP and let’s keep this family in our prayers.
I’m so sorry guys my previous post identified Idris Elba in one of the pictures meeting Prince William and it’s not him at all. It’s been deleted, my mistake :)
Princess Diana meeting the South African President, Nelson Mandela, during her stay with her brother in Cape Town. March 17th, 1997.
Happy 52nd birthday Princess Diana (♔)
R.I.P. Nelson Mandela :(
this is so sad :/