The royal baby is coming!With Prince Harry and Meghan Markle getting ready to welcome their first baby together, ET is looking back at the ins and out of royal protocol when it comes to delivering royal babies.Past RoyalsThroughout the history of English monarchy, the norms and practices surrounding childbirth have varied greatly, but one thing had remained constant until just over 60 years ago: royal expectant fathers were not in the room when their wives gave birth.However, that doesn't mean the mothers were afforded a modicum of privacy -- it was quite the opposite. In the 16th and 17th centuries, royal births were witnessed by possibly hundreds of onlookers, due to mounting concerns over the progeny being kidnapped or switched at birth. RELATED: Royal baby births over the years 26 PHOTOS Royal baby arrivals through the years See Gallery Royal baby arrivals through the years UNITED KINGDOM - JUNE 22: Prince Charles, Prince of Wales and Diana, … [Read more...] about Royal dads in the delivery room: How the tradition evolved from Prince Philip to Charles to William
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Video PUBLISHED: 15:42 28 March 2019 | UPDATED: 15:42 28 March 2019 Artist's impression of the new Digi-Tech Factory at City College Norwich. The project has recieved a �6.1m grant from the New Anglia LEP. Picture: Coffey Architects Coffey Architects Leaders at a Norfolk college hope a new £9m digital technology centre will help it teach students the “curriculum of the future” as well as equipping the region’s employers for the 21st century. Artist's impression of the new Digi-Tech Factory at City College Norwich. The project has recieved a �6.1m grant from the New Anglia LEP. Picture: Coffey ArchitectsThe New Anglia Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) has handed City College Norwich a £6.1m grant towards its Digi-Tech Factory, which will help it boost student numbers, improve its digital and technology courses and create new jobs.It is a massive step forward for the further education college – which, until three years ago, did … [Read more...] about College’s new digital hub will help deliver ‘curriculum of the future’ for students
Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page Adam Vaccaro Globe Staff January 14, 2019 Within a few weeks, riders on the Orange Line are expected to receive a long-awaited treat: the first of the line’s new subway cars will begin regular service.For now, though, the cars resemble a rolling office for a tech startup in some old factory or garage. Blue plastic sheeting is taped around the interior to protect seats and finishes, the floor is covered with brown construction paper, and on a large table in the aisle, computers have wires running every which way.This is a time for late-night test drives of the new cars. Just after 2 a.m. on a mid-December day, as the rest of the subway system was mostly quiet, two engineers sat hunched over the computers, analyzing data that track wheel alignment and stability at speed as a new train swept through a tunnel under the streets of Boston. Advertisement … [Read more...] about We took a test-ride of the new Orange Line cars. Here’s how they look
America is more than just the sum of two coasts, and the states sandwiched in the middle wield more clout than many people might recognize. This is evident in the enduring sales success of trucks. Trucks may be cumbersome companions in the congested streets of coastal cities like New York or San Francisco, but they’re right at home in the expansive spaces of the nation’s rural heartland. The Ram 1500 pickup is one of the most popular vehicles in the country. It was the third best-selling vehicle in the U.S. in 2017, outselling family sedans like the Honda Accord and small crossovers like the Nissan Rogue. For 2019, this Ram truck has gotten a makeover aimed at boosting its appeal and shoring up its already stellar sales performance. Less is more when it comes to curb weight, and the new Ram 1500 is lighter than the outgoing model. Payload and towing capacity have improved, and the infotainment system benefits from useful upgrades. The new Ram also ushers in a wealth of … [Read more...] about The Ram 1500 impresses with these 8 attributes. But it also comes with a weakness.
PUBLISHED: 18:02 13 November 2018 | UPDATED: 20:07 13 November 2018 Megan Aldous Goldie Sayers , Team GB Javelin Thrower and one of Suffolk's 100 Inspiring Women speaking at the event Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN Archant This is a list that Suffolk should be proud of - 100 women who are positive role models for future generations, women who have achieved success in a diverse range of fields from business, the arts, sport and education to the third sector.The list was put together by a panel of judges this summer after we asked readers for their nominations. From top left: Jenna Ackerley, Anne Beckett-Allen, Katie Bannister, Jane Basham, Dayle Bayliss, Shayra Begum, Nicola Beach, Adele Bellis and Professor Emma Bond Pictures: WENDY AIKEN PHOTOGRAPHY/EDF ENERGY/BARRY ELEY/PHILIP MYNOTT/SUFFOLK COUNTY COUCIL/UNIVERSITY OF SUFFOLKJenna Ackerley, Events Under Canvas: A Felixstowe girl originally, 38-year-old Jenna now lives in East Bergholt with her husband and … [Read more...] about Meet 100 of Suffolk’s most inspirational women