The Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Middleton, organized a Christmas concert at Westminster Abbey this Wednesday evening. An event that the public television channel, the BBC was to broadcast but was finally invited to its competitor ITV. The royal family was very dissatisfied with a documentary broadcast by the BBC, tracing the exit of Prince Harry and his wife Meghan Markle from the royal family, it has finally entrusted the television rights to the private channel. The service, which includes musical performances by stars such as Ellie Goulding and Leona Lewis, will be broadcast on Christmas Eve as part of a special program called Royal Carols: Together At Christmas.
And for this occasion, the royal family was out in force in Westminster Abbey for this concert dedicated to Christmas carols. Kate Middleton, 39, organized the event to honor the incredible work of the heroes of the pandemic, including charity workers, teachers and volunteers.
Many cousins of Prince William were present. Princess Beatrice, 33, and her husband Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi, Princess Eugenie, 31, and Zara and Mike Tindall, but also the aunt of William, Countess Sophie of Wessex. The Queen was not present.
The event, which brought together many members of the royal family, was also an opportunity to see the Duchess' parents Carole and Michael Middleton, as well as her siblings James and Pippa. James' new wife, the financial Alyzée Thévenet, was among the Middleton clan, not letting go of her husband's hand.