December 11 2012
After all the excitement of last year's royal wedding, if the newlywed Duke and Duchess of Cambridge secretly hoped for a quieter year in 2012 it was not to be! With the Queen's Diamond Jubilee to celebrate and the London 2012 Olympics and Paralympics, our favourite royals have spent the last twelve months jetting all over the world. And now they've announced that a royal baby is on the way in 2013!
Click through as we look back on a busy year of royal engagements, a milestone birthday and of course, Kate's fabulous outfits...
March saw the Duchess of Cambridge make her first solo speech. Kate spoke at a children's hospice in Ipswich - one of her chosen charities. Planting a tree in the hospice grounds, the style savvy Duchess recycled one of her mother Carole Middleton's favourite Reiss dresses.
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