Special news for Princess Beatrice ahead of her wedding


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It’s likely Princess Beatrice is currently preoccupied with thoughts of her wedding plans.

But the Queen’s granddaughter’s life as an engaged woman hasn't distracted her from getting on with some important charity missions.

Big Change is a charity founded by Princess Beatrice and six of her friends.

The organisation is set to launch a series of new projects that will focus of the wellbeing of those in education, with each of the new plans hoping to transform education and battle challenges within the system.

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The Big Education Conversation and the Big Leadership Adventure are just two of the projects going ahead, working on better preparing young people for their futures and ensuring children in the care system receive the same education opportunities as everyone else.

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“When you think about the scale of education reform that is needed and, what it will take to create a modern education system that is fit for purpose, it's it can be quite overwhelming. That's why we're bringing together innovative people who are that have some of the answers working on solutions and helping them scale their innovative ideas," the charity explained in a statement.

“By amplifying their impact, we can show the world that change is possible and importantly, provide a blueprint for how others to make it happen too. As we say at Big Change, education is everybody’s business and our work aims to empower educators, businesses, governments, parents, students and leaders all over the world to become agents of education change.”

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This comes after it was reported that Princess Beatrice and her fiancé Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi are planning to have their wedding take place in Buckingham Palace.

It is thought that Her Majesty the Queen offered Princess Beatrice the royal residence to use as a venue.

No details of the big day have been officially confirmed, though. It is unknown where or when the ceremony will happen.

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It has been claimed that Beatrice and her future husband have been forced to delay wedding plans amid the attention surrounding her father.

Prince Andrew stepped back from royal duties at the end of last year, after his “car crash” interview with BBC Newsnight about his friendship with convicted sex offender, Jeffrey Epstein.

Caitlin Elliott
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Caitlin is News Editor for woman&home, covering all things royal, celeb, fashion, beauty and lifestyle. Caitlin started on local papers and titles such as Cosmopolitan, Now, Reveal and Take a Break while studying for her Multimedia Journalism degree. She also worked in Fashion PR as a Press Assistant for Arcadia's Topshop before becoming a part of the Now team. Caitlin went on to add the likes of Woman, GoodtoKnow, WhatToWatch and woman&home to her writing repertoire before moving on to her current role.