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Re: Queen Elizabeth II Part 3
« Reply #1050 on: June 28, 2012, 06:39:49 PM »
BBC News: The Queen has unveiled a memorial in central London to the thousands of British and Allied airmen who died serving RAF Bomber Command in World War II.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-18634283

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Re: Queen Elizabeth II Part 3
« Reply #1051 on: June 28, 2012, 11:57:58 PM »
BBC News: The Queen has unveiled a memorial in central London to the thousands of British and Allied airmen who died serving RAF Bomber Command in World War II.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-18634283

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The unveiling of the Bomber Command Monument:

http://gpdhome.typepad.com/royalblognl_news_summary/2012/06/bomber-command-gets-own-memorial.html

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Re: Queen Elizabeth II Part 3
« Reply #1052 on: July 02, 2012, 10:42:45 AM »
Palace of Holyrood this week.

HM will appoint HRH Prince William,Earl of Straethearn, in the Order of the Thistle at the Cathedral of St.Giles,Edinburgh on thursday.
TRH The Duke of Edinburgh,The Princess Royal and the Countess of Straethearn will be in attendance.


http://www.royal.gov.uk/


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Re: Queen Elizabeth II Part 3
« Reply #1053 on: July 02, 2012, 05:47:05 PM »
HM started her week long trip to Scotland by visiting the Natioanl Portrait gallery in Edinburgh today with the DoE

Here is a short video: http://tv.ibtimes.com/queen-elizabeth-visits-scottish-national-portrait-gallery/6493.html

She looks wonderful! Both her and the Duke are doing a great job!

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Re: Queen Elizabeth II Part 3
« Reply #1054 on: July 02, 2012, 06:08:23 PM »
BBC News: Queen starts Scottish leg of Jubilee celebrations

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-18683695

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Re: Queen Elizabeth II Part 3
« Reply #1055 on: July 03, 2012, 12:57:11 AM »
BBC News: Queen starts Scottish leg of Jubilee celebrations

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-18683695

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Garden party today....8000 guests.How many octaginarians do we know with that lot for tea,or a schedule like this?

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-18682703

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Re: Queen Elizabeth II Part 3
« Reply #1056 on: July 05, 2012, 01:57:54 AM »
THE VILLA GUARDAMANGIA MALTA
The Villa Guardamangia, can it be saved or will it eventually crumble into dust.

A letter to the Times of Malta and some comments.  April 2011.
http://www.timesofmalta.com/articles/view/20110405/letters/villa-guardamangia.358294

Princess Elizabeth joins Duke.    BRITISH PATHE-1949 .........53 seconds.
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Re: Queen Elizabeth II Part 3
« Reply #1057 on: July 07, 2012, 05:27:57 AM »
Scottish week at Palace of Holyrood.

http://www.royal.gov.uk/


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Re: Queen Elizabeth II Part 3
« Reply #1058 on: July 11, 2012, 02:25:28 AM »

HM and the Duke saw the Olympic torch at Windsor:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-18770614


Bloody marvellous!!
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Re: Queen Elizabeth II Part 3
« Reply #1059 on: July 19, 2012, 07:36:29 AM »
Granny's chips and more on show at Buckingham Palace:

http://www.royalcollection.org.uk/news/the-queens-personal-jewels-made-from-the-worlds-largest-diamond-go-on-display




Anyone been to BP to see this exhibition? 

I went a couple of weeks ago to see it and there is a book that accompanies the exhibition, which is well worth having for anyone with a serious interest in royal jewellery.
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Re: Queen Elizabeth II Part 3
« Reply #1060 on: July 26, 2012, 04:17:42 PM »
Great to find you here again Martyn!!

Haven't been there yet no,should hop over tho,absolutely!


HM,the Duke of Edinburgh,the Princess Royal and Timothy Lawrence will tour the Olympic Park on saturday!

Really,HM is unstoppable isn't she!?Good Lord what stamina she and the Duke have,a schedule that would
drive youngsters absolutely to their wits end.Not them,they continue on stamina and Dubonnet & Gin as if
there is no tomorrow.Absolutely admirable!!

In 24 hours HM will open the London 2012 Olympic Games!

http://www.royal.gov.uk/


HM hosted a reception for the International Olympic Committee at Buckingham Palace on the 23rd of july.
The party included TM King Constantine and Queen Anne Marie of Greece,TRH The Grand Duke Henri,
The Prince of Orange,Crown Prince Frederik and TSH Prince Albert and Princess Charlène of Monaco,ao.


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Re: Queen Elizabeth II Part 3
« Reply #1061 on: July 27, 2012, 08:56:31 AM »

You can find more on the London 2012 Olympic Games tucked away in the Members section at the top
with links to the LIVESTREAM for this evenings opening by HM.
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Re: Queen Elizabeth II Part 3
« Reply #1062 on: July 27, 2012, 11:34:36 AM »
The Jubilee tour of the UK ended yesterday in the New Forest and Isle of Wight

http://www.royalhistorian.com/the-queen-concludes-her-jubilee-tour-of-the-uk-in-the-new-forest-and-isle-of-wight/

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Re: Queen Elizabeth II Part 3
« Reply #1063 on: July 28, 2012, 12:30:39 AM »

The latest on our new Bond girl....Absolutely hilarious!

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-19018666

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Re: Queen Elizabeth II Part 3
« Reply #1064 on: July 28, 2012, 03:05:29 AM »
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xW5abat5NEU

What a stroke of genius! Absolutley fantastic! Proves youre never too old, at 86  and doing this! Ha, so great!