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Inventory: Queen Elizabeth's Black Hats

After our look yesterday at her fourteen hats that feature black and another colour, you might be very surprised to find that since 2000, Queen Elizabeth has worn just ten solid black hats: 214 more words

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Inventory: Queen Elizabeth's 'Black And' Hats

Some of you have been eagerly awaiting a review of the black hats in Queen Elizabeth’s millinery closet. In preparing this inventory, I came a across an interesting subgroup of hats that I’m calling the “Black Ands”- hats that are partially black and partially another colour.  219 more words

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The Remarkable Letter of Dr. Masters to Lord Burghley about Anne Cecil's Pregnancy - Part 1

One of the most remarkable items of surviving correspondence related to Edward de Vere, the Earl of Oxford is a letter from court physician Dr. Richard Masters to William Cecil, Lord Treasurer Burghley on the night of March 7, 1575, about Oxford’s wife Anne Cecil. 2,415 more words



Tiresome Tess makes her speech tomorrow (or today, if you’re reading this on Tuesday). This is pretty much a map of Great Britain after March 2019. 41 more words

Queen Elizabeth II’s Bedroom

The Queen lives in many suites on the East Wing of Buckingham Palace’s 2nd floor. The suites are reachable by use of a secret door. Only a few people alive know where the door is. 147 more words

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British Royals Attend Sunday Service

Queen Elizabeth and the Duke of Edinburgh attended Sunday service this morning at the church of St Mary the Virgin in Flitcham on the edge of their Sandringham estate. 223 more words

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