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William, Kate & a Tempest in a Teapot

On Monday the Daily Beast published yet another column arguing that the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have a work problem. This recent spurt in activity, it says, masked an otherwise unchanged rhythm of activity which sees a handful of engagements here and there and then the couple retreats back to Norfolk where their country home, Anmer Hall, is located. 1,732 more words

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The Crown Episode 4 Review

This episode centres on the great London smog of 1952, but for me it was a breath of fresh air. At last, an episode that didn’t feel like ‘The Philip’! 786 more words

New Read: The Servant Queen

Last year, I went to a special service and tea party at a local church to celebrate the 90th birthday of our Queen Elizabeth II, where I received a free copy of… 306 more words


Media Update 2/23/17

The Queen

I was only fourteen when Princess Diana died in Paris, France. Officially, the cause of death was a car accident but the paparazzi were the cause. 895 more words


The Crown Episode 3 Review

The overall theme of this episode was the conflict between love and duty, as seen through the lens of three relationships: Elizabeth and Philip’s, Edward and Wallis’, and Margaret and Peter Townsend’s. 780 more words

The Queen marks her Sapphire Jubilee -- a first for Britain's monarchy

On Monday, February 6, 2017, Queen Elizabeth II achieved what no other British monarch has: a Sapphire Jubilee.

The Queen acceded the throne 65 years ago, following the death of her father, King George VI. 428 more words