Princess Charlotte to be Christened on Sunday


London: The UK’s royal family is gearing up for the christening of their newest member princess Charlotte on Sunday where the two-month-old child of prince William and his wife Kate will make her second public appearance. The baby will be christened in a low-key ceremony in St Mary Magdalene church on her great-grandmother queen Elizabeth II’s country estate of Sandringham in Norfolk, eastern England.

This is the same church where William’s late mother Diana, princess of Wales, who grew up nearby, was christened.William and Kate, the duke and duchess of Cambridge will appear in public for the first time as a family of four at their daughter’s baptism at the Church of St Mary Magdalene in Sandringham.Besides the princess’ great-grandparents – the queen and the duke of Edinburgh, the small gathering at the traditional religious service will include William’s father prince Charles and his wife Camilla, and Kate’s parents – Carole and Michael Middleton.