A year of royal milestones and family moments
The year 2023 was filled with memorable events for Prince William and Princess Kate Middleton as they continued to uphold their royal duties. From preparing for King Charles III’s coronation to spreading holiday cheer, the couple showcased their commitment to their roles as members of the royal family.
Preparing for King Charles III’s Coronation
In May, Prince William and Princess Kate were captured in a video highlight dressed in regal attire, preparing for the coronation of King Charles III. The event marked a significant moment in British history as Charles ascended to the throne upon the passing of his mother, Queen Elizabeth II, in September 2022.
A Visit to the Local Pub
Prior to the coronation, the royal couple took a break from their official duties and visited the Dog & Duck Pub, located just a mile away from Buckingham Palace. The casual outing showcased their down-to-earth nature amidst their royal responsibilities.
Year of Royal Visits and Charity Events
A photo slideshow displayed Prince William and Princess Kate’s numerous visits to various events throughout the year. The montage captured their dedication to supporting charitable causes, with Princess Kate even seen riding a stationary bike during a visit to South Wales. The couple’s unwavering commitment to public service shone through in every engagement.
Capturing Family Moments
In June, a heartwarming photo captured Prince William and his three children sharing a joyful moment on a bench. The image showcased the love and bond within the royal family. Additionally, another snapshot depicted Princess Kate delivering a letter at Westminster Abbey during the holiday season, further highlighting their involvement in community and religious affairs.
To express their gratitude, the royal couple shared a video caption on X, formerly known as Twitter, thanking everyone who had been a part of their year. The message served as a reminder of the importance of the support they received throughout their endeavors.
A Controversial Christmas Card
Concluding the digital collage was the royal family’s 2023 Christmas card. The black and white portrait featured Prince William, Prince George, and Prince Louis wearing dark pants and white button-downs, while Princess Kate and Princess Charlotte opted for jeans and white blouses. However, the attempt to spread holiday cheer was met with controversy as fans pointed out alleged Photoshop mishaps, including Prince Louis’ missing finger.
Despite the minor setback, Prince William and Princess Kate’s dedication to their roles as members of the royal family remained unwavering, making 2023 a year to remember.