Why so snotty, Mr Paxman | UPDATED: 09:50 GMT, 5 December 2012 Jeremy Paxman announces sneeringly on BBC2’s Newsnight: ‘A statement today announced that the Duchess of Cambridge was pregnant. We won’t mention that again though, I promise.’ Why is he so snotty Jeremy was happy to accept royalties for his 2006 book On Royalty, praising our constitutional monarchy, and he has been a house guest of the Prince of Wales.
Curb your impatience and stop fretting about never being King – we need you now | UPDATED: 07:39 GMT, 27 November 2012 Prince Charles has once again revealed how impatient he is to become king. Speaking at Dumfries House, the superb architectural masterpiece by Robert Adam which the Prince saved for the nation with money from the Duchy of Cornwall, he quipped: ‘Impatient Me What a thing to suggest! Yes, of course I am.’ He added: ‘I’ll run out of time soon.