PARENTS

Prince George Christening: Godparents And Guests Announced

23/11/2017 16:52 GMT



Prince George has seven godparents. The bonny Prince, now three months old, was seen for the first time in public as he arrived in his mother The Duchess of Cambridge's arms for his christening.

They are Oliver Baker, Emilia Jardine-Paterson, Earl Grosvenor, Jamie Lowther-Pinkerton, Julia Samuel, William van Cutsem and Zara Phillips.

Prince William's cousin, Zara, is expecting a baby herself with former England rugby international Mike Tindall.

The official announcement of the list of godparents read:

"The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have asked the following people to be Godparents to Prince George:"


Mr Oliver Baker
Oliver Baker attended the University of St Andrews with The Duke and Duchess.

Mrs David Jardine-Paterson
Emilia Jardine-Paterson attended Marlborough College with The Duchess.

Earl Grosvenor (Hugh)
Earl Grosvenor is the son of The Duke of Westminster.

Mr Jamie Lowther-Pinkerton
Jamie Lowther-Pinkerton served as Private Secretary to The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Harry from 2005-2012 and continues to serve part-time as Principal Private Secretary and Equerry.

The Hon Mrs Michael Samuel
Julia Samuel was a close friend of The Princess of Wales.

Mrs Michael Tindall
Zara Tindall is The Duke of Cambridge's cousin.

Mr William van Cutsem
William van Cutsem is a childhood friend of The Duke of Cambridge.

The Archbishop of Canterbury christened the three-month-old prince at St James's Palace in London.

The prince's parents, the