Her Royal Highness The Countess of Wessex GCVO is 47 today. HRH's formal styles are as follows,
Her Royal Highness The Princess Edward Antony Richard Louis, Countess of Wessex, Viscountess Severn.
HRH received the Royal Family Order of Queen Elizabeth II in 2004; and was appointed Dame Grand Cross of the Royal Victorian Order in 2010.
The badge of a Dame Grand Cross of the Royal Victorian Order features on The Countess of Wessex's armorial bearings.
When the Prince of Wales accedes to the throne, The Countess of Wessex shall become Baroness Greenwich, Countess of Merioneth and Duchess of Edinburgh.