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A Break from the Norm: the Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh's Wedding Anniversary to Be Private

Curiouser and curiouser: The Sunday Express reported yesterday that the Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary privately. This will be a marked change of procedure from how they celebrated their prior anniversaries, which all saw a service of thanksgiving at Westminster Abbey. 414 more words

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Speak Lord: Direct us, rule us...

Thus says the Lord to his anointed, to Cyrus,
whom he has taken by his right hand
to subdue nations before him
and strip the loins of kings,

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Apparently Meghan Met the Queen

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According to Richard Kay, Prince Harry’s girlfriend, Meghan Markle, met the Queen for tea at Buckingham Palace last Thursday. Or as Kay put it: 654 more words

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Royal Roundup: Autumn is for Scandinavia

Just a few days after the Duchess of Cambridge re-emerged post-baby announcement, royal reporter Emily Andrews tweeted that, Kate’s health permitting, the Cambridges are expected to visit Sweden and Norway in November. 1,228 more words

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Philip's Parents: Alice of Battenberg & Prince Andrew of Greece & Denmark

Next month marks the 70th wedding anniversary of Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh and, as such, we’ll cover all that brought about the original 1947 pairing. 3,847 more words

The House Of Windsor

Sting live in Budapest - 2017.

8 p.m.  – Papp László Budapest Sport Arena

Sting live in Budapest on October 13th, 2017., after a 5-year-break. Following sold out concerts across North America, Europe, South America and Mexico … 270 more words

Treasures of London - Queen Elizabeth's Oak, Greenwich Park...

Only the remains of this once mighty tree can now be seen in Greenwich Park. Thought to have been planted in the 12th century, the tree died in the late 1800s but, thanks to the support of the ivy that clung to it, remained standing until it finally collapsed in June, 1991.  173 more words

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