The royal couple have vowed not to be a burden on Canadian taxpayers.
Britons can now order portraits of the royal couple ahead of their wedding.
Elton John and his partner David Furnish have been invited to attend the royal wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton in April.
Kate and Prince William sat for their first engagement portrait with Mario Testino.
It seemed like recession-hit
gloomy Britain was dying for a feel-good story.
Day in Pics: 20th December
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