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buckingham palace

02/02/2016

HRH The Queens 90th Birthday Present Ideas

There are some family members, friends and work colleagues that will always be hard to buy presents for. There are those people in life that seem to have everything they want and you are never quite sure what you can buy them that they will like. We are sure, that for the Royal Family, they struggle just as much when buying things for The Queen – what do you get someone when they already have multiple homes, a few countries and her face on millions of pounds? We have just... Read More

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Diamond Jubilee Concert Fit for a Queen

This June 2012, Britain will be celebrating Queen Elizabeth’s sixtieth year as reign of the United Kingdom with a series of events known as the Diamond Jubilee. Her Majesty will be honoured with a number of events including Diamond Jubilee concert scheduled for Monday June 4, 2012. The Queen herself will be on hand to make an appearance at this event along with other possible members of the royal family. The event will be staged in front of Buckingham Palace and will be held rain or shine. The stage will... Read More

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Diamond Jubilee Countdown

There have been milestones that Queen Elizabeth II has celebrated since her coronation in 1953. Her 64 year marriage to His Royal Highness the Prince Phillip, Duke of Edinburgh and her 85th birthday on 21 April 2011 are just a couple occasions. The most current and noteworthy celebration is The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee celebration during the first weekend in June 2012. The Queen is the second monarch to celebrate 60 years as a reigning royal; the first was Queen Victoria who celebrated her Diamond Jubilee in 1897. London will be... Read More

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Royal Wedding Countdown

The world has had front row seats inside the lives of Prince William and Kate Middleton ever since the announcement of their engagement a few months back. We know that Prince William proposed using his late mother Diana’s engagement ring. We know that they have dated for several years and the first time he saw her was on a runway at a charity event wearing a see through gown. We are just days away from the Royal Wedding and there are many details, are you in the loop? Here is... Read More

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Weird Facts About Great Britain

Great Britain is a wonderfully exciting place with many opportunities and adventures to be had. With this in mind, here are 18 weird facts about Great Britain. 1. The Queen of England owns all of the whales, sturgeons and porpoises in the water surrounding the UK. The reason for this is that these sea creatures are considered royal animals and are not allowed to be caught or sold by anyone. 2. In the medieval period of Great Britain, animals were tried when they committed bad acts. For example, if an... Read More

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Celebrate! Royal baby George of Cambridge

The excitement over the birth of the future King of England rivals the anticipation that surrounded the wedding of William and Kate two years ago. Buckingham Palace and other residences of the British royalty are draped in bunting for the celebration, royal watchers in the United Kingdom are proudly waving their Union Jack flags, and well-wishes are pouring in from around the world. Kings, presidents, and prime-ministers from around the globe have been sending their congratulations and best-wishes to the new parents. Build up to the Royal baby Anticipation of... Read More

Proud to be British [Infographic]

What are the British famous for? The British flag or Union Jack is one item that is most definitely British. Upon seeing the flag, people automatically think of England. Of course there are other things that the British are famous for as well. London is a famous city that is located in England. While strolling the city streets, visitors and locals alike can see Big Ben, another famous British icon. While in the city, visitors can tour the London Tower Bridget and see the Crown Jewels.The Royal Family is also... Read More

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Diamond Jubilee Concert Fit for a Queen

This June 2012, Britain will be celebrating Queen Elizabeth’s sixtieth year as reign of the United Kingdom with a series of events known as the Diamond Jubilee. Her Majesty will be honoured with a number of events including Diamond Jubilee concert scheduled for Monday June 4, 2012. The Queen herself will be on hand to make an appearance at this event along with other possible members of the royal family. The event will be staged in front of Buckingham Palace and will be held rain or shine. The stage will... Read More

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Diamond Jubilee Countdown

There have been milestones that Queen Elizabeth II has celebrated since her coronation in 1953. Her 64 year marriage to His Royal Highness the Prince Phillip, Duke of Edinburgh and her 85th birthday on 21 April 2011 are just a couple occasions. The most current and noteworthy celebration is The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee celebration during the first weekend in June 2012. The Queen is the second monarch to celebrate 60 years as a reigning royal; the first was Queen Victoria who celebrated her Diamond Jubilee in 1897. London will be... Read More

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Diamond Jubilee 2012 Countdown

There have been milestones that Queen Elizabeth II has celebrated since her coronation in 1953. Her 64 year marriage to His Royal Highness the Prince Phillip, Duke of Edinburgh and her 85th birthday on 21 April 2011 are just a couple occasions. The most current and noteworthy celebration is The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee celebration during the first weekend in June 2012. The Queen is the second monarch to celebrate 60 years as a reigning royal; the first was Queen Victoria who celebrated her Diamond Jubilee in 1897. London will be... Read More