Royal Round Up 6-27-12: Queen Greets McGuinness; The New Royal Lineup; Kate’s Clothing Expenditures

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The Queen's Second Historic Tour of Northern Ireland The Queen arrived in Northern Ireland on Tuesday, June 26, kicking off a brief - but historic - two days. Her Majesty visited victims of IRA bombings and even met with former IRA commander … [Read more...]

Brit Books: Read an Excerpt from Her Majesty by Robert Hardman – ‘It’s amazing that she didn’t crack’

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Editor's Note: The Following is an excerpt from the latest book to come out about The Queen in her Diamond Jubilee year - Her Majesty by Robert Hardman. Introduction ‘It’s amazing that she didn’t crack’ When the world comes to look back on the … [Read more...]

Diamond Jubilee: 60 Days to the Diamond Jubilee – Here’s Sixty Days to Celebrate!

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There are exactly sixty days to go until 16 June, the official birthday of the Queen, who celebrates sixty years on the thronethis year. To mark the occasions, the Queen and the Duke of Edinburgh will be making a series of regional visits, ahead of … [Read more...]

Royal Round Up 3-28-12: Scandinavian Fun; Jubilee Honor; Death of King of Tonga

Queen Honored In Parliament A proposal has been brought forth to rename the tower that houses the iconic "Big Ben" bell. In honor of the Queen's Diamond Jubilee, it will be named Elizabeth tower. 23 Conservative MPs have signed a motion … [Read more...]

Royal Round Up 2-8-12: Guardian Tribute; Charles and William Help Conservation Efforts; Canada Celebrates

Queen Elizabeth – studious, stoic and worthy of her diamond jubilee A good, if backhanded, article by Simon Jenkins of the Guardian. Jenkins delicately sidesteps any ebullience or truly complimentary adjectives, lest he be branded as a monarchy … [Read more...]

Royal Round Up 2-1-12: Camilla Cooks; Airmiles Andy; Celebrate the Jubilee and Win

Andrew's Air Miles Still Accumulating Despite giving up his role as a special trade envoy several months ago, Prince Andrew is still making trips abroad on business. It should not be unusual for the Prince - who is the Duke of York and the … [Read more...]