William hosts first investiture

The Duke of Cambridge will host his first investiture ceremony later as the scope of his royal duties widens.

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Murray received note from Kate after Wimbledon win

Andy Murray revealed that the Duchess of Cambridge wrote him a note to congratulate him after he won Wimbledon and it showed off her "unbelievable handwriting".

The British number one, who was presented with an OBE by the Duke of Cambridge, said he had also received a note from Prince William in the past and as he collected the award joked that his handwriting was "not so good".

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Andy Murray arrives at Buckingham Palace

Wimbledon champion Andy Murray has arrived at Buckingham Palace to be presented with an OBE.

The tennis star will receive the honour from the Duke of Cambridge when he hosts his first investiture ceremony.

Murray arrived at the palace with girlfriend Kim Sears and his parents Willie and Judy in a chauffeur-driven people carrier.

Andy Murray, with his girlfriend Kim Sears and his parents Judy and Willie. Credit: PA Wire
Wimbledon champion Andy Murray and his girlfriend Kim Sears. Credit: PA Wire

Prince William to host first investiture ceremony

Prince William will host his first investiture ceremony today. Credit: PA Wire

The Duke of Cambridge will host his first investiture ceremony later as the scope of his royal duties widens.

The Duke has recently given up operational duties with the RAF after serving three years as a search and rescue helicopter pilot in North Wales.

He is now in a "transitional" year, sources have said, and is considering options for his "public service".

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