Prince William and Kate Middleton, The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, were married on 29th April 2011 in Westminster Abbey. Local coverage of the event.

Royal wedding celebration pictures continue to flood in

York Press: Osbaldwick & Murton Brownie pack enjoy their royal wedding party, complete with knitted figures of the royal family

9:10am Monday 2nd May 2011

PICTURES of royal wedding celebrations from home and abroad have continued to flood in after the event.

York celebrates the Royal Wedding

York Press: Celebrations in Glen Avenue, Heworth

3:33pm Saturday 30th April 2011

BUNTING and buffets were the order of the day as people across York, North and East Yorkshire celebrated the wedding.

Joyous reaction to fairytale royal wedding

York Press: Crowds of well-wishers are led down The Mall, London, towards Buckingham Palace, following the royal      wedding at Westminster Abbey

9:36am Saturday 30th April 2011

Newlyweds William and Kate will today begin their life together as a married couple after a glittering wedding ceremony that enthralled the world.

WEDDING FANS: "We had to do it. We are never going to see this again."

York Press: Victoria Aitken, right, with her home-made Yorkshire Girls flag outside Buckingham Palace.

9:00am Saturday 30th April 2011

MAXINE GORDON joined the Yorkshire hordes in London, and reports from the Royal Wedding frontline.

Royal wedding a day to ‘rejoice’ says Archbishop of York

10:25am Friday 29th April 2011

THE Archbishop of York has urged people to rejoice in the royal wedding and wish the happy couple all the best.

Ex-York student’s music for royal wedding

10:24am Friday 29th April 2011

A FORMER music student at the University of York will have his music played at the royal wedding today.

Schools gripped by patriotic fervour ahead of royal wedding

York Press: Saxton CE Primary School pupils stage their own royal wedding in the local church, presided over by the Rev Peter Brindle

8:42am Friday 29th April 2011

YOUNGSTERS from across York and North and East Yorkshire got into the royal wedding spirit and held events to celebrate Kate and William’s big day.

Download your Kate and Wills fun masks

York Press: Download your Kate and Wills fun masks

7:57am Thursday 28th April 2011

THESE downloadable Kate and William masks mean you can be the VIP guests at your own royal wedding party tomorrow.

Schools celebrate with royal wedding street parties

York Press: Park Grove Primary School pupils sit down for their party as teacher Elaine Ramli pours the orange juice

9:54am Thursday 28th April 2011

IT’S the eve of the royal wedding and parties to mark the occasion are breaking out all over York.

Window displays inspired by royal wedding

York Press: Sylvia Ross, of Imaginative Icing in Lendal, York, and their royal wedding cake

9:47am Wednesday 27th April 2011

TRADERS around York, North and East Yorkshire are being inspired by the royal wedding to create some eye-catching window displays.

Royal Wedding gala in aid of St Leonard’s Hospice

10:28am Wednesday 27th April 2011

HEWORTH Cricket Club are staging a Royal Wedding gala in aid of St Leonard’s Hospice on Friday, between 10am and 5pm.

Marriage traces its roots back to the Broad Acres

York Press: The Duchess of Kent, the former Lady Katharine Worsley, of Hovingham Hall, pictured at the time of her wedding at York Minster in 1961.

9:24am Tuesday 26th April 2011

NATALYA WILSON investigates William and Kate’s Yorkshire lineage, while MAXINE GORDON meets a member of Kate’s family who has been invited to Friday’s wedding.

Lord Mayor’s Royal Wedding invitation

8:39am Saturday 23rd April 2011

THE LORD Mayor of York is inviting residents to celebrate the Royal Wedding in the State Room of the Mansion House.

Save The Children charity shop’s royal occasion

York Press: Jo Norris models a wedding dress available from Save The Children charity shop in Goodramgate, York

9:15am Friday 22nd April 2011

BRIDES can dress like a princess for a fraction of the usual price when a York charity shop turns into a bridal boutique during Royal Wedding Week.

Royally done in York

York Press: Katherine Worsley marries the Duke of Kent at York Minster in June, 1961

1:23pm Wednesday 20th April 2011

Fifty years ago, York had its own royal wedding, on June 8, 1961, reports STEPHEN LEWIS.

Royal wedding live at City Screen

8:21am Wednesday 20th April 2011

THE royal wedding is being broadcast live at a themed event at City Screen in York.

Anti-royal wedding bash at pub

8:28am Wednesday 20th April 2011

PEOPLE looking to get away from the royal wedding are invited to a York pub – which is officially ignoring the event.

Special events to mark Royal Wedding

9:39am Saturday 16th April 2011

TOURISM chiefs in York are gearing up for the royal wedding with a host of special events and exhibitions celebrating all things royal in the city.

Right royal treat for ladies who lunch

York Press: Members of the Selby committee of Yorkshire Cancer Research check out the menu for their royal wedding lunch at the Royal York Hotel. With executive head chef Steve Carruthers are Doreen Holmes, left, Kay Enion, Silvia Mileham and Ann Wood

9:06am Friday 15th April 2011

RED, white and blue will be the colour theme when the Royal York Hotel hosts a royal wedding ladies’ lunch on April 28.

Wedding bells ring out

York Press: The wedding ceremony at York Minster

11:17am Thursday 14th April 2011

AS Prince William prepares to marry Kate Middleton on April 29, many still remember the marriage of William’s parents, Prince Charles and Lady Diana Spencer, on July 29, 1981, as the greatest fairytale wedding of them all.

Strollers stride out on royal wedding

8:55am Thursday 14th April 2011

A WEDDING walk is being held for anyone not wanting to watch the royal wedding on television.

Royal wedding party held for youngsters

York Press: Youngsters enjoy the royal wedding party at the Riley-Smith Hall in Tadcaster

7:51am Tuesday 12th April 2011

HUNDREDS of Brownies together at the Riley-Smith Hall in Tadcaster at the weekend for a royal wedding party.

Royal wedding street parties confirmed

7:48am Tuesday 12th April 2011

A SERIES of royal wedding street parties have been confirmed to take place across the region.

Business chiefs shrug off claim royal wedding will hit economy

York Press: Prince William and Kate Middleton

9:16am Monday 11th April 2011

GLOOMY pundits who predict that the royal wedding will knock economic growth in the UK are being waved away in York and North Yorkshire.

Antiques Roadshow presenter in York for Wills and Kate event

York Press: Eric Knowles with Purpleman during a visit to York

9:19am Saturday 9th April 2011

ANTIQUES Roadshow star Eric Knowles was in sparkling form at a York street party to celebrate the royal wedding.

Students to take exams on royal wedding day

9:07am Friday 8th April 2011

THE University of York has apologised to its students for scheduling exams on the day of the royal wedding despite the day being a national holiday.

Come and party on our street

York Press: Grace Smith, and her friends Anna and Paige, prepare for their royal wedding street party; inset Prince William and Kate Middleton

9:03am Wednesday 6th April 2011

THREE young friends in York are helping to organise a royal wedding street party.

William and Kate ‘thrilled’ with symphony

York Press: Bev Jones, of Copmanthorpe, York, who has              composed music for the Royal Wedding

8:23am Tuesday 5th April 2011

A MUSICAL director from York has written music for the Royal Wedding.

Royal wedding celebrations in Stillington

7:48am Tuesday 29th March 2011

Residents in Stillington, near Easingwold, have decided to hold a community celebration to mark the Royal wedding on April 29, with activities for children and adults.

North Yorkshire youth charity chosen for royal wedding gift fund

9:17am Thursday 24th March 2011

A CHARITY which supported about 1,000 young people in North Yorkshire last year has been given the Royal seal of approval.

Royal Wedding bunting idea knocked back

9:22am Wednesday 23rd March 2011

A FAILURE to support plans to hang bunting in a North Yorkshire market town to support the royal wedding has been criticised by a councillor.

Big screen in York for royal wedding

9:35am Saturday 19th March 2011

THE royal wedding will be shown on a big screen at a party in York.

Young bell-ringers prepare for royal wedding

York Press: Young bell-ringers from St Lawrence’s Church

10:09am Saturday 19th March 2011

YOUNG bell-ringers from St Lawrence’s Church in York are about to ring the changes for their first wedding – that of Prince William and Kate Middleton.

Mulberry Hall going global for Kate and William's Royal wedding

York Press: Business chief Adam Sinclair, who said he believed retail trade had dropped less than city-centre footfall in the cold spell,  outside his Mulberry Hall premises in Stonegate, York, where trade was slightly up

8:16am Monday 14th March 2011

YORK fine china retailer Mulberry Hall is positioning itself as a global supplier of Royal Wedding merchandise after investing hundreds of thousands of pounds.

Wold Top Brewery creates beer to celebrate Royal Wedding

York Press: I Will! beer created by Wold Top Brewery

9:23am Wednesday 9th March 2011

If the lack of a gold leaf invitation to the wedding of the year has left you heartbroken, then an East Yorkshire brewery has just the thing to raise your spirits.

Royal wedding street parties help

7:49am Friday 18th February 2011

RESIDENTS living in private streets or cul-de-sacs in North Yorkshire who want to organise street parties for the royal wedding will be given help from council officers.


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