An army veteran and father-of-two who served in Iraq and met Prince Harry, swam 20 kilometres in 11 hours at a Dunmow gym for charity.
The nation’s favourite name for girls, Olivia, didn’t top the charts for Uttlesford parents last year.
Infamous King Edward VIII was branded an embarrassment to the royal family after he abdicated to marry an American divorcee, but author Dr Ted Powell argues that Edward was a peace-loving man and a progressive prince.
There may have been no famous footballers, actors or talk show hosts in attendance but that didn’t stop Finchingfield Primary School holding their very own ‘royal wedding’ on May 18.
The upcoming royal wedding will be live streamed at Saffron Walden Town Hall and members of the public can attend free of charge.
The prince and his fiancée have chosen a charity near Dunmow to receive donations in place of gifts to celebrate their wedding on May 19.