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22 August 2017 05:41 (South Africa)

Charlene Wittstock's engagement to Prince Albert makes headlines

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

Prince Albert of Monaco and Charlene Wittstock of Benoni announced their engagement on Wednesday. The couple has been together for four years. Wittstock's mother Lynette says she is "ecstatic", and the South African media has generally expressed the same sentiment, with The Star anticipating a "fairytale wedding". Read more: News24 

  • Andy Rice
    andy rice
    Andy Rice

    Andy Rice is a founding partner of Yellowwood Future Architects, a marketing strategy consultancy. In his other lives, he is the southern hemisphere's only supporter of Cambridge United Football Club, and was once upon a time the South African National Spoofing Champion. He has played football at Wembley and cricket at Lord's within the same weekend, but troubled the scorer on neither occasion. Things could only go up from here.

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