Kate Middleton: Will Duchess of Cambridge feel trapped in Diana"s prison?

Kate Middleton: Will Duchess of Cambridge feel trapped in Diana"s prison?

Ghost storeys: Will Kate feel trapped in Diana”s prison at Kensington Palace

2:08 AM on 14th June 2011

New home: The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge will move in to an apartment at Kensington Palace next month - one of the former homes of William

New home: The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge will move in to an apartment at Kensington Palace next month – one of the former homes of William”s mother Diana

Enlarge Kensington Palace has a large number of apartments for use by members of the Royal Family and staff

Happy time: William may want to move into Kensington Palace because of fond memories he has of his early childhood before his parents

Happy time: William may want to move into Kensington Palace because of fond memories he has of his early childhood before his parents” marital problems

Blessing: Diana, pictured with friend Susie Kassem, used apartments 8 and 9 after her divorce from Charles. They are no longer available

Blessing: Diana, pictured with friend Susie Kassem, used apartments 8 and 9 after her divorce from Charles. They are no longer available

Comparisons: For Kate, moving in to Kensington Palace will be the first she gets to understand what her Royal life will be like

Comparisons: For Kate, moving in to Kensington Palace will be the first she gets to understand what her Royal life will be like

Turned down: Buckingham Palace was one residence the couple could have chosen but it would have caused too much angst for Charles

Turned down: Buckingham Palace was one residence the couple could have chosen but it would have caused too much angst for Charles

The Duke of Kent owns a lavish home in the building The Duke of Gloucester owns a 21 room apartment at Kensington Palace

Other owners: The Duke of Kent, left, owns a lavish home within the building, while the Duke of Gloucester owns a 21-room apartment

Royal neighbours: Prince and Princess Michael of Kent have an apartment in the Palace and have access to the garden

Royal neighbours: Prince and Princess Michael of Kent have an apartment in the Palace and have access to the garden