Friday, 20 January 2017

The Countess of Wessex

THE COUNTESS OF WESSEX is 52 today.

Her Royal Highness's full style is 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.

She was appointed Dame Grand Cross of the Royal Victorian Order (GCVO) in 2010.

The badge 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.

4 comments :

Anonymous said...

gosh your up early x

Timothy Belmont said...

The article was scheduled to appear at 7am.

Empress of Blandings said...

Hasn't Prince Philip to die before Sophie Wessex can claim the Edinburgh title? It's linked to Philip surely and not the queen?

Timothy Belmont said...

Empress of Blandings,

You're correct; though I understand that this also applies re The Queen.