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Single beds and a baby grand

Despite the hours I’ve whiled away watching docos about the royals, I’ve never seen Princess Anne with her hair down before. If I ever have reason to imagine The Princess Royal (a rare occurrence), I picture her on horseback: posture straight, bouffant impenetrable, expression dour. 587 more words


Bloggy McBlogface #2 - Rosslyn Chapel and the Royal Yacht Britannia

This post is part #2 of our tour of Scotland this summer, from Edinburgh to Balnakeil in the north west corner of Scotland and back to Glasgow. 795 more words

Lizzie's Scribbles

Leith Docks - DOK - Les Fleurs (naked content)

Leith Docks around 11pm on 8th July projecting Les Fleurs by Saam Farahmand onto the side of the DOK art space with Britannia on one side and… 13 more words

Shiel Yule

The Royal Yacht Britannia

In Edinburgh we went to see the Royal Yacht Britannia…..this was the yacht of Queen Elizabeth II from 1954 to 1997 and it has travelled more than 1 million nautical miles around the globe :) 151 more words


Happy Birthday cupcakes to celebrate The Queens 90th birthday!

It has been a great, busy couple of days in Lizzie’s Tea Party kitchen, getting thousands of cupcakes ready for The Royal Yacht Britannia. A very happy 90th Birthday to the Queen. 47 more words

Lizzie's Tea Party News

Happy birthday Your Majesty! Celebrate the Queen’s 90th birthday in Britain

Britain’s longest-serving monarch met Britain’s longest-serving postman today as she shared the start of her 90th birthday celebrations with Royal Mail’s 500th anniversary.

Her Majesty and the Duke of Edinburgh arrived at the main sorting office in Windsor, after making the short journey from Windsor Castle, to begin the first official engagement of her birthday week. 651 more words

Rule Britannia, floating family holiday home to nuclear bunker

A twenty-five-year-old monarch fulfilling her recently deceased father’s legacy. Her exotic prince with saltwater in his veins. Three pairs of royal honeymooners (all of whom saw their marriages end within two decades, but hey, you can’t blame the boat for that). 591 more words