Prince William and Kate spend last night apart
PRINCE William and Kate Middleton spent their last night as singles several miles apart Kate in a small luxury hotel, Prince William at Clarence House, both surrounded by family. Prince William and Kate will next see other tonight at Westminster Abbey for the Royal Wedding watched 'round the world.
Kate arrived at the boutique Goring Hotel in central London about 5.45pm local time accompanied by her sister and maid-of-honour, Pippa, and their mother, Carole.The 29-year-old bride-to-be, dressed in a black print dress and white jacket, appeared relaxed and smiling as she ran her fingers through her long, straight hair and waved several times at the crowd gathered behind police barricades to watch the bridal party arrivals. A white canopy, designed to shield Kate from cameras as she leaves tonight in her still-secret wedding dress, extended from the hotel onto the pavement outside.
Prince William, 28 was to dine overnight at Clarence House, a four-storey royal residence on the Mall, with his father, Prince Charles, brother, Prince Harry, and stepmother, the Duchess of Cornwall.