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Prince William and Duchess Catherine have taken time out to enjoy an evening on a secluded island.

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Britain's Prince William and new wife Duchess Catherine will go canoeing when in Canada.

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Prince William and his new wife Kate will visit California in July after their tour of Canada, St James's Palace have announced.

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Prince William denies using royal wedding invite as World Cup bribe

Prince William's spokesman today rejected claims by a FIFA member that he was invited to the Royal wedding as an enticement to vote for England's 2018 World Cup bid.

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It was a sight to melt the flintiest of hearts. The handsome young man in his braided military uniform walking down the aisle, arm in arm with a woman of grace and beauty wearing a shimmeringly beautiful white dress.

The best quotes from the royal wedding

"You look beautiful" - What Prince William seemed to be whispering to his bride at the altar.

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Prince William made an impromptu visit to see the crowds gathering along The Mall ahead of his wedding to Kate Middleton on Friday.

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