William and Kate also wanted a ‘private, family kitchen’ in the four-storey, 20-plus room home. The cost of reconfiguring the room from existing office space has also fallen to the public purse, but officials stressed last night that the second kitchen itself, as well as all fixtures and fittings, were paid for by the couple.
Duke has his ear pulled by Harry Aubrey-Fletcher at the races. It was the irreverent prank that started a Royal guessing game: just who was the mystery joker who dared to tweak Prince William's ear at the races? In pictures published across the world, he was caught sneaking up on an unsuspecting William on Friday, in an attempt to distract him from the first race of the day at Cheltenham.