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Sutcliffe: Let's keep the Queen on the $20 bill permanently

Several years ago, the Bank of Canada discussed who will replace Queen Elizabeth on the $20 bill when she is no longer monarch.

A central bank policy paper from 2008, obtained by Reuters, explored what would happen if there were a change in Canada’s head of state before a new series of bills was to be issued in 2012. 648 more words


Giant portrait of Queen Elizabeth hangs outside downtown Winnipeg pub

WINNIPEG — If you’re interested in sitting down and having a beer with the Queen, you are in luck.

Queen Elizabeth II – or a 35-square-metre painting of her – is hanging outside The Pint in downtown Winnipeg. 136 more words


'I didn't choose figs — They seduced me'

Howard Lovy, executive editor at US-based Foreword Reviews, recently published an interview with me about my new book. Published in the UK as… 913 more words

UMD123: 1957

1957 represents a very special year in University of Maryland history!

On this day, 59 years ago, just four years after her coronation, Queen Elizabeth II visited the University of Maryland. 442 more words

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Kate Middleton Dons Gianvito Rossi Pumps to Greet Olympic Medalists at Buckingham Palace

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge joined Queen Elizabeth II in welcoming the 2016 Rio Olympic medallists at Buckingham Palace today in London. Kate Middleton was seen shaking hands with members of Team Great Britain as well as the Paralympics Team. 199 more words

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PH Ambassador Garcia presents credentials to the Queen

London, United Kingdom – Philippine Ambassador to the United Kingdom Evan Garcia presented his Letters of Credence to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II at Buckingham Palace on 12 October 2016. 210 more words


The BFG (2016)

Orphan Sophie is taken from her bed by the BFG (Mark Rylance) whose language is a mangled and funny take on the Queen’s English. She goes back to his cave where he is the runt of a gaggle of giants who like to eat human beans and she’s in danger when Fleshlumpeater sniffs her out. 250 more words