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The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge step off the plane in Wellington this morning (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images)

Prince George the star as William and Kate touch down in New Zealand

Prince George was the star of the show as the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge arrived in New Zealand for their three-week royal tour Down Under.

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The Queen's Guard pointed his rifle at the man's face at Buckingham Palace  (Photo by Steve Finn/Getty Images)

Queen’s Guard pointed rifle at man’s face in Buckingham Palace argument

A Queen’s Guard pointed his rifle at a member of the public outside Buckingham Palace when an argument erupted with a police officer.

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Yep, that's Boris Johnson and Prince Harry (Photos by Chris Harris - WPA Pool /Getty Images)

14 hilarious pictures of Boris Johnson and Prince Harry looking daft

The Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park reopens to the public tomorrow. So today was obviously perfect for a photocall – and unsurprisingly Boris Johnson and Prince Harry stepped up to the plate.

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The new picture shows Prince George at eight months old (Picture: Jason Bell/Camera Press/PA Wire)

Prince George star of new picture released by William and Kate

A new family portrait released by the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge on Mother’s Day shows just how much their eight-month old son Prince George has grown.

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Queen Elizabeth II visits Lloyd's of London in The City (Kirsty Wigglesworth/PA Wire)

What a welcome! Amazing picture of Lloyds of London staff straining to see Queen

This amazing picture shows hundreds of Lloyds of London staff scrambling to catch a glimpse of the Queen during a royal visit today.

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From left to right: Sam Bailey, Luke Evans, Pixie Lott, Vernon Kay, Dominic West, Joan Collins, Ben Kingsley, Jeremy Irons and Jools Holland (Picture: Joan Collins)

Massive celebrity selfie 2.0?

Joan Collins, Dominic West and Sir Ben Kingsley are amongst those making the cut this time - in a selfie taken at a Prince’s Trust awards ceremony in Leicester Square last night.

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The Queen will be joined by teen activist Malala Yousafzai and singer Laura Mvula at the Westminster Abbey service (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images)

Commonwealth Day service takes place at Westminster Abbey today

The Queen has used her Commonwealth Day message to praise the family of nations as a “powerful influence of good for the future”.

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The Prince of Wales has his nose tweaked by one of Mehmet and Burcin Akbasak's twin daughters. Their flat above the CarpetRight store was destroyed in the Tottenham riots. Picture: Paul Edwards/PA Wire

Prince Charles returns to Tottenham to gauge progress of post-riot regeneration

The Prince of Wales returned to Tottenham today to meet inspiring young people and entrepreneurs who are carving out successful futures in the wake of the riots of 2011.

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Zara Phillips and Mike Tindall annunced the birth of their first child this monring (Photo:  Stuart Wallace/Sunday Times ROTA)

Zara Phillips gives birth to Queen’s fourth great-grandchild with baby girl

Zara Phillips has given birth to a baby girl this morning, the Queen’s fourth great grandchild, Buckingham Palace has announced.

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