Brit DVD Reviews: Music And Monarchy, with David Starkey by Acorn Media

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  What do “I vow to thee, my country,” “Hope and Glory” (“Pomp and Circumstance” to Americans) and “Zadok the Priest” all have in common?  No, they weren’t the playlist for my wedding two years ago, although I will admit to stealing some … [Read more...]

Video: Full Video of Today’s Coronation 60th Anniversary Service of HM Queen Elizabeth II at Westminster Abbey

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There was a special service today at Westminster Abbey to mark the 60th Anniversary of the Queen's Coronation. The BBC provided full coverage but it happened in the middle of the night for most Americans. The Queen was in attendance along with most … [Read more...]

Your Guide to Royal Family Christmas Traditions – What’s Christmas like In The British Royal Family?

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Like many of us, the Royal Family will gather together around a trimmed tree this Christmas and pause to reflect upon the passing year. The royals also celebrate the season, like many families, with traditions that have been passed down through the … [Read more...]

Royal Round Up 8-23-11: Irish-American Honored By The Queen; Harry and The Cambridges Visit Riot Areas; Welsh Gold Found For Harry’s Bride

Queen Elizabeth II honors Nashville man Dr. Ian Brick of Nashville, Tennessee, has been appointed an officer of the Civil Division of the Order of the British Empire. He visited England earlier this summer with his family for a ceremony at … [Read more...]

Royal Round Up 6-21-11: William Delays Birthday Celebration; Chelsea Barracks Green Light; Anglo-German Relations; Philip Parties At No. 10

Happy Birthday, William! Today marks the 29th birthday of HRH Prince William, The Duke of Cambridge. He won't be celebrating just yet - William will remain in RAF Valley in Anglesey today, where he will be on duty as a co-pilot with his Search … [Read more...]

Queen’s Birthday: Video Highlights from the 2011 Trooping of the Colour

We just posted a bunch of pictures from the 2011 Trooping of the Colour to mark the Queen's 85th Official Birthday. It was a beautiful day of British pageantry. Here are some video highlights from the day. Prince William joins first Trooping of … [Read more...]

Queen’s Birthday: Photo Highlights from The Trooping of the Colour 2011

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It was a special Trooping of the Colour (Color) today to mark The Queen's 85th Birthday. Not only was it the official celebration of her birthday, but it also marked the Duke of Edinburgh's 90th Birthday, Prince William's first time taking part, the … [Read more...]