On April 29 2011, William and Kate were married in a stunning ceremony at Westminster Abbey.

The world watched as the fairytale came true for Kate Middleton, a middle-class girl who married her prince.

Two years on, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge look happier than ever. Across an eventful 12 months that has seen the two make dozens of public appearances, attend numerous charity events, carry out a Royal tour and announce their baby news, the two have spent two years in the spotlight relishing their life as a working Royal couple.

Here, FEMAIL takes a look back at some of the highlights of what has been a spectacular two years for William and Kate.

 
Wizard duel: The Duke and Duchess pretend to battle during their tour of the Harry Potter sets in Hertfordshire in April 2013

APRIL 2013 Wizard duel: The Duke and Duchess pretend to battle during their tour of the Harry Potter sets in Hertfordshire 

 
MARCH 2013: The duo enjoyed a day at the races when they attended the Cheltenham Festival with friends and cheered on their favourite horses

MARCH 2013: The duo enjoyed a day at the races when they attended the Cheltenham Festival with friends and cheered on their favourite horses

 

 
 
Charitable trips: The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge arrive in the spring sunshine in Saunderton, Buckinghamshire, to visit the offices of Child Bereavement UK

MARCH 2013 Charitable trips: The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge arrive in the spring sunshine in Saunderton, Buckinghamshire, to visit the offices of Child Bereavement UK

Ceremonial: The Duke of Cambridge wore an insignia aide to campe to the Queen for the first time at a St Patrick's day parade in March 2013

MARCH 2013 Ceremonial: The Duke of Cambridge wore an insignia aide to campe to the Queen for the first time at a St Patrick’s day parade in Aldershot, while Kate looked regal in emerald green

 

 

 

 

 
Big news: Prince William departs the King Edward VII hospital with his wife Catherine on 6 December after announcing the exciting news that they are expecting their first baby on 3rd December 2012

DECEMBER 2012 Big news: Prince William departs the King Edward VII hospital with his wife Catherine on 6 December after announcing the exciting news that they are expecting their first baby 

 
NOVEMBER 2012: The loved-up pair visited the Guildhall in Cambridge, where Kate debuted her new bangs hairstyle

NOVEMBER 2012: The loved-up pair visited the Guildhall in Cambridge, where Kate debuted her new bangs hairstyle 

 
Picture perfect: The Royal couple look glamorous at a fundraising gala evening in aid of the Child Bereavement Charity one of William's charities at St James's Palace in November 2012

NOVEMBER 2012 Picture perfect: The Royal couple look glamorous at a fundraising gala evening in aid of the Child Bereavement Charity one of William’s charities at St James’s Palace

 

 
 
Party people: The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visit Tuvalu and dance with the ladies at the Vaiku Falekaupule for an entertainment programme during their Diamond Jubilee tour

SEPTEMBER 2012 Party people: The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visit Tuvalu and dance with the ladies at the Vaiku Falekaupule for an entertainment programme during their Diamond Jubilee tour

 
The look of love: The pair smile as they listen to a village chief who makes a speech after they arrived at Marapa Island, Solomon Islands in September 2012

SEPTEMBER 2012 The look of love: The pair smile as they listen to a village chief who makes a speech after they arrived at Marapa Island, Solomon Islands

 
 
In honour: The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge look at an orchid named after Prince William's mother Diana, Princess of Wales during their first engagement in Singapore in September 2012

SEPTEMBER 2012 In honour: The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge look at an orchid named after Prince William’s mother Diana, Princess of Wales during their first engagement in Singapore

 
SEPTEMBER 2012 In the jungle: The couple walk through the rainforest in Danum Valley Research Center on the island of Borneo

SEPTEMBER 2012 In the jungle: The couple walk through the rainforest in Danum Valley Research Center on the island of Borneo

 
SEPTEMBER 2012 Fond farewells: The pair wave as they sit on a platform while being carried to the plane for their farewell from Tuvalu in Funafuti

SEPTEMBER 2012 Fond farewells: The pair wave as they sit on a platform while being carried to the plane for their farewell from Tuvalu in Funafuti 

 
SEPTEMBER 2012 Royal visits: The Duke of Cambridge and Duchess of Cambridge visited a cultural village where they watched dancers from the nine provinces of the Solomon Islands in Honiara

SEPTEMBER 2012 Royal visits: The Duke of Cambridge and Duchess of Cambridge visited a cultural village where they watched dancers from the nine provinces of the Solomon Islands in Honiara

SEPTEMBER 2012: The pair were greeted by huge crowds as they landed in the lush, steamy Solomon Islands

SEPTEMBER 2012: The pair were greeted by huge crowds as they landed in the lush, steamy Solomon Islands complete with brightly coloured floral garlands around their necks

 
 
Your Royal hugness! The Royal duo shared a rare public embrace as they cheered Sir Chris Hoy to victory at the Olympic Games in August 2012

AUGUST 2012 Your Royal hugness! The Royal duo shared a rare public embrace as they cheered Sir Chris Hoy to victory at the Olympic Games

 

 

 
Glitz and glamour: Duke and Duchess of Cambridge arrive at the 10th annual ARK (Absolute Return for Kids) Gala Dinner, at Kensington Palace, in June 2012

JUNE 2012 Glitz and glamour: Duke and Duchess of Cambridge arrive at the 10th annual ARK (Absolute Return for Kids) Gala Dinner, at Kensington Palace

 
MAY 2012 Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge and Prince William, Duke of Cambridge during a reception in the Waterloo Chamber, before the Lunch For Sovereign Monarchs at Windsor Castle

MAY 2012 Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge and Prince William, Duke of Cambridge during a reception in the Waterloo Chamber, before the Lunch For Sovereign Monarchs at Windsor Castle

MAY 2012 The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge arriving at the Our Greatest Team Rises gala dinner at the Royal Albert Hall to celebrate the country's Olympic and Paralympic athletes

MAY 2012 The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge arriving at the Our Greatest Team Rises gala dinner at the Royal Albert Hall to celebrate the country’s Olympic and Paralympic athletes

 
 
Where it all began: The Royal couple shared a kiss before millions as they tied the knot on April 29th 2011

APRIL 2011 Where it all began: The Royal couple shared a kiss before millions as they tied the knot on April 29th 2011

 

 
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