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The Queen And I

    The Queen (2006)

Directed by Stephen Frears. With Helen Mirren, Michael Sheen, James Cromwell, Alex Jennings.

The notion of any kind of hereditary monarchy simply incomprehensible to me. 745 more words

Oran Ryan

The Empire Line

From Ngaire’s journal, 24th April 1963

‘Listened in to Princess Alexandra’s wedding
from 11.30 pm to 12.15 am.’

If you have a moment, there’s a newsreel of the wedding… 43 more words

Christchurch

Weeks Five, Six, Seven, Eight

Am I homesick? Nope! There have been a few times in the past 7 weeks that I felt some FOMO, like when I FaceTime’d with my whole extended family while they were at my cousin Crista’s debutante ball. 596 more words

Thoughts

Jill Dando And The Royal/British Establishment Conection

The Serbian Mr-Big nonsense at the time of Jill Dando’s assassination was considered a ‘Red Herring’ by those who understood the inner workings of the BBC. 150 more words

Politics

How an air-conditioning mechanic in Sydney Australia became an award winning broadcaster in Britain; Part 159.

April Fools Day is coming up. It’s always a fun day to be on the radio.

My favourite April Fools Day bit is the fake concert. 325 more words

Broadcasting

A Humble Prayer to the Elemental Forces of Nature that they be Clement on the Approaching Day of National Jubilation and Monarchic Nuptials

Blow, thou winds! Let not mercy check thy spite!
Lash, thou rains! Let despair be thy delight!
Let all the sky be cover’d up in clouds… 254 more words

Poems

Once Again UK Citizens Capitulate To The Masters Of The Universe

This Comedy of Errors continues to ‘Play Out’ Will it culminate in a Happy Ending ? only when the British People decide enough is enough. 423 more words

Banking