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Five times when Kate Middleton did not follow the Royal protocol and traditions.

Kate Middleton has picked up elegance, which a Royal should have. She acquired it with a lot of ease after marrying Prince William.

However, Kate Middleton is still trying hard to keep up with all the Royal rituals.

Duchess of Cambridge, ensures that she does not break any Royal tradition while making public appearances. But there have been times when she intentionally or unintentionally did so. Here are the five times when Middleton broke the royal traditions.

In 2014, LeBron James wrapped his arms around Kate Middleton’s shoulder during a photo session. The Royal protocol was broken. As such a sign of affection is a ‘breach of Royal protocol’.

Prince William, Duke of Cambridge and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge pose with basketball player LeBron James as they attend the Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Brooklyn Nets game at Barclays Center.


Prince William and Kate Middleton break the Royal protocol each time they fly. But with their son Prince George. According to the Royal laws, two heirs to the throne should not fly on the same flight together. This is so that their Royal lineage is protected.

Also read: Who Was Kate Middleton Before Becoming A Royal?


Prince William and Kate Middleton celebrate their Christmas at home instead of spending time with the rest of the Royal Family. The royal couple has broken the royal tradition and has opted to spend the Christmas vacation at their palatial home. According to the Royal Tradition, Christmas is one of the festivals that the Royals have to spend with The Queen altogether.

Middletons at Christmas


In an article in a popular magazine, entitled “Royal Bodyguards Tell All”. One of the security details of The Royal Family revealed that Kate Middleton took ‘pole dancing classes’ to help get her trim figure back following her first pregnancy.

Also read: 6 people in Kate Middleton’s secret squad.


Kate Middleton married at the age of 29 years. She broke the record of being the oldest ‘Royal Bride’ to ever grace the aisle. When Middleton and Prince William began their relationship in 2003, the couple decided to wait until 2011 to marry.



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