Here are the most important moments which defined their relationship and the generations in which Elizabeth II has reigned.
The unusual ‘masterpiece’ was set up to commemorate the 20th anniversary of Diana’s death, but people think it looks more like Lily Savage than the Princess of Wales.
Twenty years after her death, one in three Britons think Princess Diana was assassinated and almost two thirds are at least open to the possibility.
The second, which was taken yesterday, comes as Britain prepares to remember the 20th anniversary of Diana’s death in 1997. During their tour of the White Garden at Kensington Palace, they also met officials from the charities supported by their mother’s work – as the pair told of how they were inspired to follow in Diana’s footsteps. It’s amazing what listening can do – and she was a good listener, William told Cally Palmer, the chief executive of the Royal Marsden Hospital.
There is good reason Princess Diana will likely be forever remembered as the People’s Princess. Despite being a member of the country’s elite aristocracy, Diana always had a remarkable ability to connect with millions upon millions of people who had never even met her. The Princess of Wales receives a bouquet of flowers during a visit to the London Lighthouse AIDs clinic in London.
August 31 2017 marks the 20th anniversary of Princess Diana’s death. A much-loved national figure, Britain was left in a state of shock and mourning in the days and weeks after the Paris car crash which cut her life short.
Diana's bodyguard was the only one to survive the car crash in Paris that claimed her life.
Twenty years after her death, Princess Diana is remembered as a woman who worked tirelessly throughout her life for charity. As such Princess Diana was, and still is, widely recognised for her compassion and philanthropy. Peter Tatchell, a human rights campaigner who has fought to raise awareness of those suffering from HIV and AIDs, told Yahoo News UK about the shock he felt about this at the time.
Tomorrow marks the 20th anniversary of the death of Princess Diana, who was killed when the car she was travelling in crashed in the Pont de L’Alma tunnel in Paris.
Prince Harry has opened up on the “disbelief” that he felt after Prince Charles told him that Princess Diana had died in 1997 and hit out at the paparazzi for taking photos of his mother as she lay dying. The young prince was only 12-years-old when Diana died in a fatal car crash in Paris, while his older sibling the Duke of Cambridge was 15. Now, he has opened up on the moment that Prince Charles informed him of the tragedy as he prepares to commemorate the 20th anniversary of Diana’s death on the 31 August.
The brother of Princess Diana, has claimed he was lied to about Prince William and Prince Harry wanting to walk behind their mother’s coffin at her funeral. Earl Spencer described the funeral procession as ‘the most horrifying half an hour of my life’ and claimed it was ‘bizarre and cruel’ to make the young princes walk behind their mother’s coffin.
Channel 4 is to air controversial secret tapes featuring Princess Diana in a documentary next month.
Princes Harry and William have revealed how they hadn’t seen their mother Diana for nearly a month before her tragic death in Paris. William, then 15, and Harry, 12, lost out on time with both Diana and father Prince Charles while the pair were going through their divorce. Harry told the Diana, Our Mother: Her Life and Legacy documentary that a combination of the divorce, his mother’s charity work and her romance with Dodi Fayed meant that they had not seen each other for weeks.
On the eve of a new HBO documentary, Diana, Our Mother: Her Life and Legacy , the Kensington Palace Twitter account has released three photos of Princess Diana. The images show the late Princess of Wales with her sons Prince Harry and Prince William. This August will mark 20 years since her death in a traffic collision. SEE ALSO: No royal wants to be king or queen says Prince Harry "The Duke and Prince Harry are pleased to share 3 photographs from the personal photo album of the late Diana, Princess of Wales," the tweet read. The Duke and Prince Harry are pleased to share 3 photographs from the personal photo album of the late Diana, Princess of Wales. pic.twitter.com/mUhzQB08TV — Kensington Palace (@KensingtonRoyal) July 23, 2017 In clips from the documentary, both sons flip through a photo album discussing memories of the Diana as a mother. "Her 20th anniversary year feels like a good time to remember all the good things about her," Prince William said. The two also discuss their last conversations with their mother, and how they both regret the brevity of their final phone call. "I can't necessarily remember what I said, but all I do remember is regretting for the rest of my life how short the phone call was," Prince Harry explained, according to CNN . The full documentary will air on HBO on July 24 at 10 p.m. EST. WATCH: Dear internet, Emma Watson needs your help
Secret recordings have revealed that Princess Diana tried to cut her wrists not long after she married Charles.
A confused Prince Harry asked his father Charles if his mum Princess Diana was dead in the aftermath of her tragic death, according to an insider. Tina Brown, the princess’ biographer, made the heartbreaking revelation in Channel 5 documentary Diana: 7 Days That Shook The Windsors. She explained: “Prince Harry actually asked his father, ‘Is it true that Mummy’s dead?
James Hewitt, the former lover of Princess Diana, has suffered a heart attack and stroke. According to the Daily Mirror, a family member has said that James is “getting better”. The 59-year-old former lover of Princess Diana was born in Derry, and served as a English household cavalry officer in the British Army from 1978 to 1994.
A unique documentary celebrating the life and work of Diana, Princess of Wales, will be broadcast by ITV later this year. The two people who knew her best will talk openly about their mother and the influence she had on shaping their lives, showing us Diana as never before. Princess Diana became the nation’s sweetheart following her marriage to Prince Charles in 1981.
A new memorial garden at the former home of Diana, Princess of Wales, has burst into life because of an early spring. Formerly known as the Sunken Garden, Diana’s favourite blooms have burst into life.
You’d think that being a world-famous supermodel would be enough to alleviate any fears about how you look, but Cindy Crawford has admitted that she was terrified of looking “frumpy” in front of Prince William when Princess Diana invited her to Kensington Palace. The 49-year-old visited the royal family when William was still a teenager, and she has reflected on the momentous moment in a new interview and recalled some startling revelations. Prince William famously had a crush on the iconic supermodel and Cindy also revealed that she was stunned when Princess Diana called her assistant personally to invite her to visit when she was next in London.