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Royal Family LIVE: Queen has 'special secret' planned to honour Kate’s 10-year anniversary

Kate Middleton and William: Expert on ten years of marriage

In April it will be a decade since the Duchess of Cambridge's spectacular royal wedding, which saw her tie the knot with Prince William. Royal author Duncan Larcombe claimed the monarch is likely to be making plans to mark the milestone, adding that she has a "fantastic relationship" with her daughter-in-law.

Former royal editor Mr Larcombe told OK! magazine: “It’s highly likely she’ll be planning a special secret something to honour Kate’s 10 years in the Royal Family – something she can do to mark it.

"Kate and the Queen have a fantastic relationship.

"Kate strikes that balance between bowing to her as head of the Royal Family in public but being able to check in with her as the great-grandmother to her children.”

The royal author added that Kate has been giving the Queen regular updates on Prince George, Princess Charlotte and Prince Louis during the pandemic.

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The Queen is likely to be planning something for Kate's royal anniversary, according to an expert (Image: GETTY)

Mr Larcombe said: “Kate has her own direct line to speak to the Queen and she calls her to check in on her and give her updates on the children.

“She always leans on her for advice.

"It’s believed Kate was the one to teach the Queen how to use Zoom and that’s been lovely, so she can see her great-grandkids and stay connected.”

In 2019, the Queen marked Kate's eighth royal anniversary by appointing her a Dame Grand Cross of the Royal Victorian Order - a huge honour.


8am update: Queen gave priceless gift to Harry and Meghan at Frogmore Cottage

The Queen gifted Prince Harry and Meghan Markle priceless artwork from the Royal Collection as they moved into Frogmore Cottage back in 2019.

A palace insider told Vanity Fair during the move: “Meghan and Harry have been told they can choose some artwork for Frogmore Cottage.

"They have been presented with a list of paintings that would be available to them and they are making up their minds as to what they would like."

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Line of succession to the throne (Image: EXPRESS)

7.30am update: Lady Kitty Spencer stuns fans with rare photos of her £19m home

Prince William and Prince Harry's cousin left fans speechless after providing rare glimpses of the interior of her stunning London home.

Lady Kitty Spencer lives with her fashion tycoon fiancé Michael Lewis in his £19million mansion.

And she has recently carried out an extensive renovation of the rooms, posting photos to her Instagram account.

In an interview with the Evening Standard, Lady Kitty admitted that the interior design was her "most indulgent purchase".

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