Order of the Garter

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Order of the Garter

n
(Heraldry) the highest order of English knighthood, open to women since 1987. It consists of the sovereign, 24 knight companions, and extra members created by statute. Also called: the Garter
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For the Garter service the 48-year-old donned a belted blush cape dress by Dutch brand Claes Iversen, which she teamed with a beautiful floral headpiece.
A HOST of European Royals made their way to Windsor on Monday for the Order of the Garter service.
The monarch was joined in her carriage by the Duke of York and King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands and his wife, Queen Maxima, who on Monday attended an Order of the Garter service at Windsor Castle.
HUNDREDS of people yesterday watched the spectacle of the Queen and Knights of the Garter attending the Garter service at the chapel where the Duke and Duchess of Sussex married.
Today Kate and William will leave George at home with his Spanish nanny to join the Queen and other royals attending the annual Order of the Garter Service at Windsor Castle.
The company dresses and equips such world famous events in London as the Queen's Birthday Parade of Trooping the Colour, the State Opening of Parliament, the Order of the Garter Service at Windsor and many other public occasions throughout the year in the United Kingdom.
Britain's Prince William attends the annual Order of the Garter Service at St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle
It all started with the meeting with the Obamas at Buckingham Palace, and, in the last week alone, Kate has been photographed at the Ark Charity Dinner at Kensington Palace, the Epsom race meeting, the Order of the Garter Service at Windsor Castle, the Trooping of the Colour and at least two parties for Prince Philip's 90th birthday.
Britain's Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge (L), sits next to her husband Prince William as they leave the Order of the Garter service at St.
A HOST of European royals made its way to Windsor on Monday for the Order of the Garter service.