In addition to congratulating the glowing British royal couple, I should thank them too. Their choice of name will probably make my life a lot easier here in Israel.
Charlotte Hallé is editor of Haaretz English Edition, which includes Haaretz.com and a daily print edition. A former Londoner, she joined the paper in 1999 and spent a lengthy period as a reporter. Appointed editor in 2008, she has led the paper through a period of dramatic change in the industry.
Yael's mother has a confession: Yael is now 10 years old and her grandfather in London still cannot pronounce her name.
For socially-conscious Jews growing up in Britain in the 1980s, the Iron Lady's dismantling of the welfare state was far more important than her pro-Israel stance.
The group has been lobbying MKs and arranged a newspaper advert calling on parliamentarians to vote for Avital in Wednesday's elections, say coordinators Doreen Gainsford and Ella Gera, both British-born.
Classrooms are being packed up and new school bus routes finalized ahead of the American International School's long-awaited move to its new state-of-the-art campus in Even Yehuda later this month.
Professor Chuck Greenblatt "felt an overwhelming need to go and help Israel" during the Six-Day War in 1967.
Pip Allon discovered she was Jewish at age 10 in an orphanage, where she was inspired by Zionist youth leaders and their tales of kibbutz life.
Dr. Herbert Judes left his wif and child in South Africa, and volunteered to suture the injured in the Six-Day War.
Nobel laureate Steven Weinberg withdrew from university lecture, citing anti-Israel bias in Britain.