Newspaper article The Morning Bulletin (Rockhampton, Australia)

Royals Help Bring People Together

Newspaper article The Morning Bulletin (Rockhampton, Australia)

Royals Help Bring People Together

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Byline: Lisa Benoit Lisa.benoit@capnews.com.au

ONE million people swarmed the streets around Buckingham Palace when William and Kate got married, and I was one of them.

All the royal hype on their Australian tour this week has taken me back to the day they tied the knot -- and what a day it was!

The wedding was perfect timing as I was on a two-year working holiday in London when it took place.

I have to say, I'd never before been surrounded by a million people lining the streets, and all with smiles to congratulate two people most of us had never met. But I think it's great. It was amazing to see England take a day off to celebrate their marriage. Whether you are a royal fan or not, everyone was stoked to be there.

Myself and a friend got to The Mall in front of Buckingham Palace early in the morning to get a good spot. …

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