Middleton family photos released


LONDON – A small batch of photographs
from Kate Middleton’s early years have hit the Web, giving the world a glimpse
of the soon-to-be royal’s early years.

The five pictures from the
Middleton family album show her as a pigtailed toddler, a smiling child, on
vacation with her family and graduating from St. Andrew’s University in

The last photo shows Middleton with
her arm around Prince William, who she’s engaged to marry on 29 April at
London’s Westminster Abbey.

The pictures have been posted to
the couple’s newly minted wedding site, which has already attracted nearly 2
million hits since it launched last week.

Also posted to the site was
Middleton’s biography — revealing that her hobbies include hill walking, swimming,
sailing, and photography.


Kate and William on their graduation day, St. Andrews University, June 2005.
Photo: People Magazine