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"Rather not try to climb those" - the walls of Buckingham Palace Gardens in London, UK

London, UK, images, the British Monarchy, the Royal Family, estate, the walls of Buckingham Palace Gardens facing Grosvenor Place; boundaries, demarkation, security, intruders, protection, deterrents, walls, brick walls, anti-vandalism paint, spikes, electric fences, barbed wire 13 more words


Polly Toynbee - "Britain mourns a monster – because he was a king. Richard III’s burial was absurd" | Comment is free | The Guardian

“It’s comical, but tragic too, as a reminder of the indignity the British accept in their accustomed role as subjects, not citizens. Here are church, royalty and army revering a child-killing, wife-slaughtering tyrant who would be on trial if he weren’t 500 years dead. 106 more words

Forget me not - Princess Beatrice Style Steal

Princess Beatrice should get the Forget Me Not Children’s Hospice Bumblebee Brooch, if she doesn’t already have one. It would fit her so perfectly.

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The Never Should Have Been but Were British Monarchs

To ensure royal succession for the family line, monarchs seek to have both an heir and a spare (the second son, the backup).  Some of the most infamous monarchs of England were born the spare- individuals who never should have ruled England.   691 more words

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Is There Too Much Secrecy Surrounding the Monarchy?

This week, the Supreme Court will decide whether or not certain letters between the Prince of Wales and the Government should be released under the Freedom of Information Act 2000. 1,007 more words

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News March 22, 2015: Ceremonies begin honoring News March 22, 2015: King Richard III reburial at Leicester Cathedral

Ceremonies begin honoring King Richard III reburial at Leicester Cathedral

March 22, 2015

King Richard III is finally getting the royal burial he deserves, 530 years after his death in the Battle of Bosworth where he laid in a shallow unmarked grave. 8 more words

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