Prince William , 39, and Kate Middleton, 40, are following in Queen Elizabeth II‘s footsteps and trading London for the countryside. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge will soon move to a home on the grounds of the Windsor Home Park estate in the Royal town of Windsor. Windsor castle, where the 96-year-old monarch has been living since 2020, is just a ten minute walk from their new home and a source tells HollywoodLife EXCLUSIVELY that being closer to her was a big motivation for the move. “The Queen spends the majority of her time at Windsor these days so being nearer to her is a huge factor,” explained our insider. “She’s 96 years outdated, that’s no longer misplaced on any person within the circle of relatives, each second together with her is treasured.”
The long-reigning royal, who simply marked 70 years at the throne of England together with her Platinum Jubilee birthday celebration, has up to now showed that her eldest son Prince Charles, 73, shall be King, earlier than William takes the throne. But, after Charles’ reign, William is in-line to step into the function and resources say he’s diligently making ready for his eventual tasks, and keen to take in up to he can from his grandmother. “She’s a wealth of knowledge and still sharp as a tack so there’s no one better to prepare him, she’s done a brilliant job of it for 70 years, the more he can learn from her the better,” insisted our supply.
William and Kate also are taking a look ahead to giving their youngsters — Prince George, 8, Princess Charlotte , 7, and Prince Louis , 4, — a extra “normal” lifestyles within the bucolic panorama of the Berkshires. “They spent most of 2020 at [Ammer Hall] their country home in Norfolk, and after that it was hard to adjust back to the confines of life in London,” shared the insider. “Moving to Windsor full time will mean they have so much more space to roam and a lot more freedom. They want their kids to have as normal a life as they possibly can so this makes a lot of sense for them as family, and for William and Kate’s future as King and Queen.”
Although William and Kate are cautious to protect their youngsters’ personal lives, the Duke published all through an interview again in 2020 that his eldest son, George, is already appearing promise at the football box. “I reckon he could be the all-time goal scorer,” the Prince joked when requested in regards to the younger prince’s possibilities of going professional all through a promo chat for his psychological well being initiative the Heads Up marketing campaign.
And, royal watchers were given a number of perception into simply how high-spirited William and Kate’s youngsters can also be all through the hot platinum jubilee festivities, the place their youngest Louis stole the display along with his hilarious antics. On Sat June 4, video of the younger Prince observing the the parade from the Buckingham palace and making humorous faces at his mother went viral. And then on Sunday, June 5, he made headlines once more for purchasing right into a squabble along with his cousins over a bag of sweet.