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10 of London’s modern icons…5. The London Eye...

Currently known as the Coca-Cola London Eye (it’s had several name and sponsorship changes over its life), this unmissable structure started operations in the year 2000. 283 more words

Twentieth Century

Obama Invited To Royal Wedding - Trump NOT.

Prince Harry and his fiancée Meghan Markle have rejected the advice of politicians and diplomats, and have invited former US President Barack Obama and his wife… 39 more words


The Queen Wins London Fashion Week

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This was a moment I never knew I needed: Queen Elizabeth joined Anna Wintour in the front row at a London Fashion Week show. 577 more words

Royal News

The Friendly King and the new Queen

Described as ‘Reveille for the Weekend’ for February 8, 9, 10, 1952’ and claiming to be ‘Britain’s all-family Weekly Newspaper’ we have a slightly different stance of the events.  189 more words

20th Century

The details are falling into place

The Daily Mail of Friday 8th February 1952 reported that the now Queen Elizabeth II returned to Clarence House at 17.10 yesterday, Thursday 7th February, and immediately approved arrangements for the King’s funeral.  117 more words

20th Century

The King is Dead - God Save the Queen.

The Daily Mail newspaper on Thursday 7th February 1952 – as with all British newspapers – reported that King George VI had died peacefully in his sleep at Sandringham House. 415 more words

20th Century

Elizabeth the Second

To what greater inspiration and counsel can we turn than to the imperishable truth to be found in this treasure house, the Bible?

Queen Elizabeth II…

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