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Mahesh chacha

In 1926, when Mahesh chacha was born, Kachehri Road, Lucknow, must have been a gracious place. George VI was on the throne and had had a successful, indeed glamorous tour of India some years previously. 1,617 more words


No. 1210: The Mall, SW1

The Mall, London, SW1 . Photo ©RogerDean 2012

In September 1940 Buckingham Palace suffered bomb damage whilst George VI and Queen Elizabeth were in residence. Queen Elizabeth was quoted afterwards as saying “I’m glad we’ve been bombed. 76 more words

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Queen Elizabeth II Sets New Record

September 9th, 2015 will go down as the day Queen Elizabeth II becomes the longest reigning Monarch in the history of Canada and 15 other realms.  189 more words


Special - Queen Elizabeth II becomes longest reigning monarch...

We interrupt our regular programming this week to mark the day in which Queen Elizabeth II becomes the UK’s longest reigning monarch, passing the record reign of her great-great-grandmother, Queen Victoria.
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What I found in my attic!! (Cat: George VI / Elizabeth II / Attic #1)

Yesterday evening I was asked by my mum to sort out some old winter clothes of mine in the loft. As well as climbing back down the ladder with an armful of jumpers, I was lucky enough to have… 155 more words


Of Kings, and Popes, and Abortions, and the Environment

I do these posts periodically on Nebraska Energy Observer simply to clear out stuff that for one reason or another I’m not going to do a full post on. 831 more words


La regina uncinata

La prima pagina del Sun di sabato sem­bra la coper­tina di una fan­zina punk in pieno 1977, roba da far sghi­gnaz­zare nella tomba Mal­com McLa­ren. Ritrae l’attuale capo di stato bri­tan­nico, Eli­sa­betta II Wind­sor, regina del Regno unito di Gran Bre­ta­gna — ma da noi meglio nota come «la regina d’Inghilterra» – che all’età di sette anni fa il saluto nazista. 490 more words