'Kate chatted to Andrew Bates and his wife, Janet, about her sister Pippa's wedding at the weekend - and revealed that while she was hugely looking forward to it, she was slightly nervous about how her children, Prince George, three, and two-year-old Princess Charlotte would behave as well.
Mr Bates. 55, from Coventry said: 'She said that they were all really looking forward to her sister's wedding at the weekend but she was a bit worried about how her children might behave.'She said she was hopeful that they would be good but you never know at that age.'
Mrs Bates was invited to the garden party as he has worked on the sound for the Queen's speech and other major royal events for the past 28 years.'She was really interested in that, particularly when I explained that I had never been to Buckingham Place outside of work. The Duchess wondered how it felt to be on the other side of the fence. ' he said.'
Prince and Princess Michael of Kent
Yeoman Warders in traditional dress parade in the grounds of Buckingham Palace as guests capture pictures of the unusual display
Around 20,000 slices of cake, 20,000 sandwiches and over 27,000 cups of tea are served at a Garden Party.
the official dress code
"For a Garden Party, gentlemen wear morning dress or lounge suits, while women wear day dress, usually with hats or fascinators. National dress and uniform are also often worn".
28 June 1897
The Garden Party at Buckingham Palace
This oil painting by Laurits Regner Tuxen shows Queen Victoria and Alexandra, Princess of Wales in the midst of the crowds
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In 2016, the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland's Garden Party
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